Lou Krieger

Lou Krieger is one of the most popular authors of poker books and has written hundreds of columns about poker strategy for a variety of magazines as well as his personal blog. Many of the poker players who entered the poker world during the past 10 years built their skills by reading his books. Casino Journal Magazine named him one of the most influential gaming writers of the past 100 years - an honor that had been accorded to only five poker authors. He has been playing poker since childhood and can be found playing in the card rooms in Southern California.

His first book Hold’em Excellence: From Beginner to Winner, was published in 1995. It is one of the best introductory books for low-limit Hold 'Em players. The sequel to the book, MORE Hold’em Excellence: A Winner For Life, was published in 1997. Here is a complete list of his books that he wrote, and co-write:

  • Hold’em Excellence: From Beginner to Winner (1995)
  • MORE Hold’em Excellence: A Winner For Life (1997)
  • Poker For Dummies (2000)
  • Gambling For Dummies (2001)
  • Internet Poker: How to Play and Beat Online Poker Games (2003)
  • Winning Omaha/8 Poker (2003)
  • The Poker Player’s Bible (2004)
  • Secrets the Pros Won’t Tell You About Winning Hold’em Poker (2006)
  • The Rules of Poker: Essential for Every Game (2006)
  • The Portable Poker Pro: Winning Tips for Texas Hold'em (2007)
  • 52 Great Poker Tips (2007).


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hi i have ask you pleas tell me when im plaing holdem NL end playing only trips how long to the table to cath end only playing trips cards thank

Tomasz152pok on August 26, 2005

Man he spams too much Royal Vegas.

stop the spam on January 6, 2005

i thought lou was full of crap when i started, but only after i played a year or two did i see him as a voice of reason. Ive read everything he has written. See more of him at pokerpages .com.Thanks lou you ended my plans for becoming pro,got me to stop playing low limmit hell, and saved my family a few paychecks. thank you

splat on July 2, 2004

gee. he doesn't bring much to the table. he is just a man who sees poker writing as an opportunity to make his living. his books stink.

sportsbettor on June 28, 2004

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