Both writers are famous names in the bridge world Highlights cardplay - where contracts are made and lost Instruction by one of the world's leading cardplayers will be avidly seized by all would-be improvers.
David Bird, author of many excellent bridge books and the leading humorous bridge writer, is also bridge critic for The Mail on Sunday, Evening Standard and the Glasgow Evening Times. He lives near Southampton. Martin Hoffman is one of the world's most celebrated cardplayers. He lives in Florida.