This book takes the reader further along the path traversed by the acclaimed Card by Card. The author presents intriguing problems in declarer play and defense and follows them with comprehensive analysis, given with a light touch and the occasional entertaining diversion. The critics on other books by Roy Hughes: Building a Bidding System "Anyone who considers himself to be a serious student of the game will enjoy reading this book and learn plenty in the process." - Fred Gitelman Card by Card - Further Adventures at the Bridge Table "Hughes writes with a gentle authority that endears him to readers and I can thoroughly recommend this book to players at or seeking to attain a high level of play." - Julian Pottage Canada's Bridge Warriors: Eric Murray and Sami Kehela "This is a great look at a great career. Highly recommended." - Bridge Magazine The Contested Auction "Hughes has written one good book after another, covering all aspects of the game." - The Bridge World Roy Hughes lives with his wife and two children in Toronto, Canada. Two of his books have won the International Bridge Press Association's Book of the Year award.
His other pursuits include chess, classical music and astronomy.