Four Years with a Pool Shark

Running the Table book coverKid Delicious’ American Dream had nothing to do with a 9 to 5 and a white picket fence. He was a high school loser and wanted to be something more. He wanted to be a pool shark. In Running the Table: The Legend of Kid Delicious, The Last Great American Pool Hustler, L. Jon Wertheim goes on the road with Kid Delicious and his sidekick, Bristol Bob. Tens of thousands of dollars are won and lost along the way. If you liked The Hustler with Paul Newman and The Color of Money with Tom Cruise, lay your hands on Running the Table.