Friday, July 11, 2014 12:12
The Cozio Defence: New Ideas in an Anti-Spanish Variation, by Alexey Dreev, has just arrived.
GM and multiple Olympic gold medalist Alexey Dreev has researched this old anti-Ruy Lopez variation and reached some very interesting conclusions. He explains why the Cozio has seen a recent surge in popularity, and why top players such as Levon Aronian...
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 11:25
Our printers just delivered: Bent Larsen’s Best Games, by Bent Larsen.
'Of the many chess masters I have met, Bent is the most original', said Anatoly Karpov. We proudly present this collection of more than 120 games of one of the greatest fighters chess has ever seen, annotated by himself in his unique style: lucid, humorous and instructive....
Friday, July 04, 2014 13:50
Zojuist verschenen: Magnus: Biografie van een Grootmeester door Arne Danielsen.
Kunnen we ons een leven zonder Magnus Carlsen nog voorstellen? Verwacht geen schokkende onthullingen in deze nieuwe biografie, maar wel een goed geschreven verhaal vol interesante bijzonderheden. Geschreven door een Noorse journalist die ooit trambestuurder was....
Friday, July 04, 2014 12:07
Just in: Petrosian - Move by Move by Thomas Engqist.
Swedish IM Thomas Engqist has written a splendid and very instructive book about Tigran Petrosian. He has selected 60 games to demonstrate Petrosian’s unique skills in handling the pieces, finding exchange sacs, keeping positions flexible, exploiting weak squares, and, yes, prophylaxis. You will...
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 13:51
Just in: The Trompowsky Attack by Cyrus Lakdawala.
IM Cyrus Lakdawala provides a repertoire for White, covers the main positional and tactical ideas for both sides and tells you everything you need to know about successfully playing the Trompowsky Attack. He also covers the Pseudo-Trompowsky 1.d4 d5 2.Bg5.
A perfect moment to take up the Tromp!
Friday, June 27, 2014 12:41
The following books have been mentioned or reviewed in New In Chess magazine 2014#4.
The World Champions I Knewby Genna Sosonko
"I was reading Genna Sosonko's book, The World Champions I Knew. I liked his article on Tal. My impression was that during tournaments Tal liked to read all the time, occasionally play soms different games, and also, of...
Thursday, June 26, 2014 11:50
The New In Chess magazine No-Risk Trial Offer expires this weekend. You can still join New In Chess for the rest of 2014 for only 29.99 euro. That is 40% off the regular subscription price.
We have added a Print + Digital trial offer for only 5 euro extra. Our digital edition is available for iPad and Android tablets, and includes an interactive...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 15:02
IM Danny Kopec heads a team of trainers for this classic chess course. It covers the essentials which every aspiring chess player must know well to reach the chess Master level. This course has been rated one of the five best chess books of its kind. Each chapter of this new edition has new material added and the book has essentially doubled in...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 14:57
Yearbook 111 has arrived and you can get it for FREE by subscribing today!In this issue of the Chess Player's Guide to Opening News you will find answers to urgent questions like:
How can White avoid a grandmaster draw in the Symmetrical English?
Does Sadler’s novelty 13...b6!! kill the Milner-Barry Gambit?
Are there still new ideas to be found in...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 14:48
In New In Chess 2014/4 Magnus Carlsen speaks out about losing two games in a row, how it feels to be treated like royalty and why, in a friendly soccer game, he torpedoed a 73-year-old chess arbiter.
Exclusive game annotations by Caruana, Grischuk, Radjabov, Giri, Jobava and many others
Matthew Sadler: why play f3 in the opening?