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Frank Scoblete is America's 1 best-selling gaming author, casino games expert and speaker. He has been awarded certificates from Amazon. Frank is now published by Triumph Books, a division of Random House, the largest publisher in the world. He attended St. John's Prep on a full athletic scholarship for baseball and basketball. Switching directions, Frank attended college on a full, academic scholarship.
In college, Frank boxed "I was pummeled in my last fight. I have no memory of the last seven minutes. He majored in history, literature and philosophy. From , the year he graduated college, until , Frank worked as a feature writer, then editor, then managing editor, and finally publisher of Island Magazine, a news magazine on Long Island. He was the first writer in America to investigate the phenomena of teenagers hanging out in shopping malls, an investigative piece that gained him national attention.
During this time, Frank was also a frequent free-lance reviewer of books, nightclubs and gourmet restaurants for a number of New York newspapers and was a frequent guest on radio and television shows. He also had his own radio program "Frank Scoblete Live!
In , Frank co-founded The Other Vic Theatre Company, a professional touring troupe that played dinner theatres, resorts, and charities. From until he sold his share of the company in , Frank produced, directed and acted in over 50 plays. In , Frank was researching the lead role for the hit play, The Only Game in Town - the story of a down-and-out gambler in Las Vegas. His co-star was Alene Paone.
They went to Atlantic City to research their roles. I began to realize that I enjoyed the casinos even more than I enjoyed working in the theatre. In , Frank sold his share of the theatre company and began his career as a gaming writer with articles and short stories for Win Magazine. He had spent four years to researching, analyzing, and when he could, playing the games.
From to , Frank "basically lived in the casinos. With the phenomenal success of his first book, Beat the Craps Out of the Casinos in which has subsequently become the best-selling craps book of all time , Frank began a successful climb to the top of the gaming mountain.
He is now the most well known, respected and sought-after gaming writer and speaker in the country. Frank has also served as a consultant to IGT, J. Frank has done hundreds of radio shows throughout the country and his "gaming tips" are broadcast on KATY in California.
Frank has several very popular websites: www. He has a private members-only website as well. He has given talks at bookstores throughout the country, and also at libraries, charitable organizations, at fund-raising activities and at the Learning Annex. Frank calls his public talks "instructional entertainment" and they are characterized by a lively stage style, good information, and humor.
As a gaming speaker, it's standing-room-only for most of my talks. Because of the tremendous popularity of Frank's talks, Paone Press came out with a series of audio cassettes in featuring him discussing various aspects of casino gaming: Slot Conquest, and Power of Positive Playing. Frank is a strong advocate of casino gambling "for fun and hopefully profit" and he has debated anti-gaming advocates in the past. I want to see players get the best run for their money and I love to see players win!
All my books and tapes are geared to giving players the best possible shot at beating the casinos. In , Frank launched his Casino Killer College which will teach advantage methods for slots, video poker, poker and Pai Gow poker.
Frank is a regular contributor and columnist for over 50 magazines and newspapers in America, Canada, and the Islands. He is widely syndicated on the internet. He has two grown sons. To book Frank as a consultant, speaker or for special engagements, or if you are interested in having Frank write for your newspaper or magazine, please write to Frank at fscobe optonline. Frank's articles and columns regularly appear in over 50 magazines, web pages and newspapers in America, Canada, Europe and the Islands including:.
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Frank Scoblete is one of the most-famous gambling authors of all time. Scoblete got his start in the s when he began writing for gambling magazines. Besides his writing, Scoblete is also famous for being a huge proponent of craps dice control a. The idea is that you can influence the results over time by using a practiced dice toss. Many have called into question the legitimacy of Scoblete based on his constant support of dice control. But he got his start as a writer, actor, and teacher. Scoblete was born in Brooklyn, New York in
Frank Scoblete born is an American author who has written both under his own name and King Scobe about casino gambling. He attended Our Lady of Angels elementary school, and then St. John's Prep. According to his website, he had a full athletic scholarship for baseball and basketball. He graduated high school in , and then went on to college, this time under an academic scholarship, majoring in history, literature, and philosophy.