Writer and editor. Author of the memoirs Confessions of an Ivy League Bookie and Take Me to the River; and coauthor (with Nolan Dalla) of One of a Kind, a biography of poker champion Stuey Ungar, and Atlas, the autobiography of boxing trainer and commentator Teddy Atlas. Published in Esquire, Playboy and The New York Times. Editor for Playboy and for Hachette Publications. Have written screenplays for Paramount and various independent producers. Finished in the money numerous times at the World Series of Poker. Lives in New York with his wife, the screenwriter Alice O’Neill, and their daughter, Eden. His book editing website can be found at nybookdoctor.com.
Books by Peter Alson