Learn how to play bridge with this bestselling step-by-step guide.
Learn how to play bridge with this simple step-by-step guide.
While good bridge classes are, of course, of great value, this book is itself the complete tutorial. It will help you to learn properly without other help and give you a solid foundation on which to start playing this absorbing game.
Work at your own pace
Understand the key basic principles
Learn about the Acol system of bidding
Discover how to play a hand, both as declarer and in defence
Paul Mendelson has written for the theatre and television and is the author of eleven non-fiction titles concerning mind-sports such as bridge and poker, as well as being a crime novelist whose first novel, The First Rule of Survival, was short-listed for the CWA Golden Dagger Crime Novel of the Year in 2014. His second novel, The Serpentine Road, was long-listed for the same prize in 2015. Both have been translated into several languages and a television adaptation is already in preparation.