After the death of his father Jim Nashe inharited a tolerable inheritance. Se he left his job and spent a solid year doing nothing but driving across the country. When he run out of money, he met a young and ambitious poker player named Jack Pozzi, also known as Jackpot. They both were in desperate need of money and embarked on a crucial poker game with two eccentric millionaires. But the stake became too high.
Life as a game – sounds like Beckett, but it is vigorous and typical American Paul Auster, well known to the Bulgarian readers with “Moon Palace” (1989), “The Book Of Illusions” (2002), “Oracle Night" (2003) and "The Brooklyn Follies" (2005).
In 1993, „The Music of Chance“ was filmed.