The Best 5 Sports Betting Books For Successful Betting Sports betting is a huge industry but it can be hard to find good reading material related to sports betting. Here are the 5 best sports betting books that I have read. Best Sports Betting Books Squares And Sharps, Suckers And Sharks Written by well renowned sports betting writer Joseph Buchdahl. Who writes for the bookmaker Pinnacle and is also the author of two other highly rated sports betting books. Squares and Sharps, Suckers and Sharks is Buchdahl’s latest offering.