Best Sports Writing Award

2021 SHORTLIST

The Biggest Bluff

How I Learned to Pay Attention, Take Control and Master the Odds

By Maria Konnikova

How a New York Times bestselling author and New Yorker contributor parlayed a strong grasp of the science of human decision-making and a woeful ignorance of cards into a life-changing run as a professional poker player, under the wing of a legend of the game.

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