July 6, 2009–The publishers of the American Casino Guide have announced the results of their readers’ poll concerning their favorite casinos in all major gaming cities.

Favorite Las Vegas Strip Casino – Harrah’s

Favorite Las Vegas Off-Strip Casino – Orleans

Favorite Las Vegas Locals Casino – Sam’s Town

Favorite Las Vegas Downtown Casino – Golden Nugget

Favorite Reno Casino – Harrah’s

Favorite Laughlin Casino – Harrah’s

Favorite Lake Tahoe Casino – Harrah’s

Favorite Atlantic City Casino – Harrah’s

Favorite Chicago-Area Casino – Harrah’s Joliet

Favorite Kansas City Casino – Harrah’s

Favorite St. Louis Casino – Harrah’s

Favorite Mississippi Gulf Coast Casino – Beau Rivage

Favorite Tunica Casino – Sam’s Town

Favorite Connecticut Casino – Foxwoods

Favorite South Florida Casino – Seminole Hard Rock

With more than 600,000 copies sold, the American Casino Guide is the #1 best-selling book in the U.S. on the subject of casino gambling and travel. Readers of the 2009 edition were able to vote for their favorite casinos by using a ballot which was included in the book, or voting online at the americancasinoguide.com web site.

The 2009 edition of the American Casino Guide is $18.95 at all major bookstores, participating AAA offices and at America’s largest RV Club – the Good Sam Club. The book can also be ordered online at americancasinoguide.com; www.barnesandnoble.com;  and www.amazon.com , or by calling (800) 741-1596 and charging it to a credit card.

Anyone voting in the annual awards poll was also eligible to win one of 10 autographed coipes of the 2010 American Casino Guide when it’s released in November of this year.  The winners were: D. Siejowlski, Cudahy, WI; B. Fridley, Fenton, MO; J. Lagana, High Ridge, MO; M Batham, Garner, IA; L Hirzel, Parma, OH; R Leonard, New Castle, PA; and three others subscribers we are waiting to hear back from: dcomuzie33, tugerpride and lindyanne4u.