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Everything Scrabble (Original) (Paperback) (Joe Edley)
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Newly revised with updated new strategies and words, the classic how-to guide to one of the most popular board games of all time.
First introduced to the public in the mid 1950s, Scrabble has gone on to be one of the biggest selling board games in history—and is currently gaining legions of new fans in the online world. Offering relevant game tips for both the beginner and the seasoned pro, Everything Scrabble includes basic board strategies, tips for utilizing the letter "Q" (with and without the letter "U"), the latest in high scoring words, a complete list of two-letter words that can to increase players’ scoring averages by thirty to forty points—and much more. Featuring a complete history of the game, this extensively illustrated guidebook covers all facets of the game and worldwide Scrabble culture—including tournaments, champions, and rules—and is a must have for every serious fan.
A guide for improving Scrabble skills discusses how to maximize scores with bonus squares, make more seven-letter plays, and increase scoring average using two-letter words, and includes a step-by-step guide to board strategy.
Number of Pages: 416
Sub-Genre: Board, Word + Word Search, Reference
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Author: Joe Edley
Street Date: September 22, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 248-14-4286