'a highly instructive and entertaining book which will appeal to players of all levels. It comprises a collection of sixty famous deals where the reader is invited to select the best bid from a number of possibilities. You can then compare your choice with that made by the player at the table. You will often find a better answer than they did.' Bridge Magazine
David Bird is recognised as the world's leading humorous bridge writer. He has written over 130 bridge books, and in the last ten years he has won six 'Book of the Year' awards from the American Bridge Teachers Association - and in 2016 won the International Bridge Press Association Book of the Year Award for The Abbot, the Parrot and the Bermuda Bowl. David contributes regularly to Bridge Magazine, English Bridge, Bridge World, the American Contract Bridge League bulletin and other magazines around the world, as well as Vu-Bridge on the internet. He is also a voice commentator for Bridge Base Online. He lives in Chandlers Ford, Hampshire, England.