Bob Fancher is a practicing psychotherapist with a Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University and a pool enthusiast and player. His book is exclusively on the sport of pool and focuses on the areas of motivation, competition, and the fundamental role of the body in the mental game. It is a new version of the original and popular internet book, now with 140 pages and five additional sections. The chapters on Concentration and Rhythm and his examination of conscious and unconscious controls are especially good. It is considered to be one of the best books written about the mental game for pool players.