Wednesday, June 27, 2012 10:06
Out now: New In Chess 2012/4.
Vishy Anand: ‘I was playing with a gun to my head’
While his challenger was drinking in every minute of his first fight for the crown, defending champion Vishy Anand was reliving less uplifting moments. ‘It’s very difficult to enjoy the World Championship. I think you can enjoy having been in one.’
New In Chess...
Friday, June 22, 2012 14:36
We have just received from our printers: Move First, Think Later In this book IM and experienced chess trainer Willy Hendriks presents a wealth of valuable, no-nonsense training material that will rock the chess instruction establishment. Chess players, both weak and strong, don’t first make a plan before looking at candidate moves. Trial and...
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 12:51
Yearbook 103 has arrived! In this issue of The Chess Player's Guide to Opening News you will find answers to urgent questions like:
What is Magnus Carlsen’s general opening philosophy these days?
Where did Judit Polgar go wrong in her Taimanov Sicilian against Hou Yifan?
Where does Levon Aronian get his most amazing novelties?
Friday, June 15, 2012 12:22
Bearing in mind that the Dutch Team lost their first two games, and now has to beat Portugal convincingly to stay in the tournament, we would like to remind you that our European Football Championship Sale will most likely expire Monday June 18.
We offer WORLWIDE FREE shipping on New In Chess publications ONLY, until Holland exits.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 12:07
New: A Strategic Chess Opening Repertoire for White
Acclaimed author John Watson offers an intriguing selection of creative opening lines that never lead to dull draws. Presenting cunning move-orders and poisonous sequences, Watson stimulates the reader to think for himself and improve his chess understanding.
A complete plan of attack with 1.d4...
Tuesday, June 05, 2012 14:11
Russell Enterprises Inc. just published: Zürich 1953
Miguel Najdorf’s monumental work about the legendary Zürich 1953 Candidates Tournament is one of the greatest tournament books ever written. It includes all 210 games with Najdorf’s extensive notes, plus all the original introductory material, biographical sketches of the players, many...
Friday, June 01, 2012 13:38
New in our shop: Profession: Chessplayer
Join Ukrainian GM Vladimir Tukmakov in a very personal autobiographical journey, as he traces his development from one of many gifted chessplaying children to a member of the world's chess elite. Included are dozens of photographs and 41 deeply annotated games.
Watch a true professional at work!
Friday, May 25, 2012 22:06
Just out: Chess Evolution 2 – Beyond the Basics
In the latest volume of Yusupov's award-winning instructional series, Yusupov guides the reader towards a higher level of chess understanding using carefully selected positions and advice. This new understanding is then tested by a series of puzzles.
One of the best instructional chess books!
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 12:37
New in our shop: The Torre Attack: Move by Move
In this latest volume of the Move by Move series, Richard Palliser answers all the key questions and reveals everything you need to know about the Torre Attack (1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 e6 3.Bg5). A relatively easy-to-play opening with lots of dynamic possibilities.
An ideal weapon for club and tournament...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 9:45
We have just published: The Modern French
In this complete and up-to-date guide, GM Dejan Antic and IM Branimir Maksimovic present an innovative and reliable repertoire, based on sound strategy with a sharp sting.
The authors explain strategic concepts and attacking plans, present new concepts and reveal numerous novelties in topical...