Tales from the Tiltboys

By The Tiltboys, Phil Gordon

50 ratings - 3.54* vote

If you have any interest in poker or gambling, you will enjoy reading about the Tiltboys. Even casual poker fans will recognize Phil Gordon, the ringleader of the bunch, as the expert commentator on Bravo's "Celebrity Poker Showdown." Imagine the guys from "Animal House" with high SAT scores. They are a bunch of buddies who went to Stanford together and began a weekly poke

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Book details

Hardcover, 207 pages
July 1st 2005 by Sports Publishing
Original Title
Tales from the Tiltboys
1596701404 (ISBN13: 9781596701403)
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Community Reviews


This is the story of a group of friends, some of whom have gone on to achieve some fame in poker circles, and their home game. OK for feeding your poker habit, but otherwise you can probably skip it.

Mike Hoffman

GREAT book. Good stories and great character development even though these guys are real! You get to know them and like them a lot!


Stories of gambling, poker, and friendship from a group of crazy dot com California friends. A fun and easy read about a Wednesday night poker group some of whom made it quite big!