June 1, 2011–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 Las Vegas

Favorite Las Vegas Off-Strip Casino – Orleans

Favorite Las Vegas Locals Casino – Orleans

Favorite Las Vegas Downtown Casino – Golden Nugget

Favorite Reno Casino – Harrah’s Reno

Favorite Laughlin Casino – Harrah’s Laughlin

Favorite Lake Tahoe Casino – Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

Favorite Atlantic City Casino – Harrah’s Atlantic City

Favorite Chicago-Area Casino – Harrah’s Joliet

Favorite Kansas City Casino – Harrah’s North Kansas City

Favorite St. Louis Casino – Harrah’s St. Louis

Favorite Mississippi Gulf Coast Casino – Beau Rivage

Favorite Tunica Casino – Harrah’s Tunica

Favorite Connecticut Casino – Foxwoods

Favorite Shreveport/Bossier City Casino – Harrah’s Louisiana Downs

With more than 650,000 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 2010 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 2011 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 americancasinoguidebook.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 copies of the 2012 American Casino Guide when it’s released in November of this year.

The 10 winners are: M. Matero, Warsaw, IN; M. Bollman, Albion, MI; R. Brazeil, Lufkin, TX; C.S. Jones, Carlyle, IL; M. Hampton, Hampstead, NC; K. Shreve, Athens, GA; N. Piercy, Las Vegas, NV; R. Kazmierczak, Altamonte Springs, FL; and K. Marx, St Louis, MO. and C. Thompson, Simpsonville, SC.