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Shank Shuffle

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For the 1972 book by Ed Marlo, see The Shank Shuffle.

The Shank Shuffle is a Full-deck false shuffle, named after Frank Shank (aka Frank Derrick), that is similar to the Zarrow Shuffle.


There has been a lot of discussion over the differences and credits between the Shank and Zarrow shuffles over the years.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]


  1. The Shank Shuffle (1972)
  2. Marlo's Magazine Vol. 5 by Edward Marlo (1984)
  3. Shuffle Off by Karl Fulves (1983).
  4. Marlo on Erdnase by Jon Racherbaumer (2007)
  5. Zarrow A Lifetime of Magic by David Ben (2008)
  6. After the Suffle, by David Ben, Genii February, 2008