Monday, May 12, 2014 13:02
Our Spring Sale has just started!
We are offering FREE SHIPPING on all 357(!) available New In Chess publications.* Whether it concerns one of our latest publications or one from a distant past, hardcover, paperback, light, medium or heavy weight: we make no distinction.
Complete year volumes or single issues of New In Chess magazine or Yearbook,...
Tuesday, May 06, 2014 13:05
Vishy Anand on his unexpected win in the Candidates in New In Chess 2014#3: why post-result explanations are like “explaining the previous day stock market”, how ‘Vladi’ Kramnik, at a dinner in London, persuaded him to participate, and why he took a draw in a winning position against Andreikin.
On-the spot reports from Yerevan, Calcutta, Reykjavik...
Tuesday, May 06, 2014 12:48
Now shipping: two new books by award-winning authors Jacob Aagaard and Tibor Károlyi.
Jacob Aagaard: Grandmaster Preparation: Endgame Play
In the latest volume of the Grandmaster Preparation series Jacob Aagaard presents several key endgame concepts and invites you to test your skills with dozens of fresh and challenging examples from recent...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 14:46
Chess Stars Publishing has just released: A Practical White Repertoire with 1.d4 and 2.c4 - Volume 3
In this 3rd and final volume Russian GM author Alexei Kornev covers the Rubinstein variation against the Nimzo-Indian, The Dutch Defence, The Benoni, The Benko Gambit, and several openings in which Black avoids the main lines after 1.d4, and 1.d4...
Monday, April 28, 2014 15:47
New: Move First, Think Later - 3rd Edition.
WINNER: ECF Book of the Year 2012 AwardRUNNER-UP: ChessCafe.com Book of the Year 2012
"For anyone interested in chess in a broader context, I highly recommend reading Move First, Think Later, by Willy Hendriks." - Hikaru Nakamura, US Champion
With a new epilogue: 'The Discussion Continues'.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 11:57
New in our shop: The Most Flexible Sicilian.
This book by Alexander Delchev and Semko Semkov offers a double Taimanov/Kan repertoire for Black based on 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 e6. Chapters include: playing against Be2, f4, and g3, the English Attack, the third rank set-up Be3 plus Bd3, and Hedgehog structures. Another section of the book deals with the anti...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 16:34
We just received from our printers: Chess Training for Post-Beginners.
Ukrainian award-winning chess coach Yaroslav Srokovski has developed a practical course which teaches how to evaluate a position correctly in order to improve at chess.
In a clear and concise manner Srokovski explains what to achieve in the various stages of the game, and which...
Friday, April 11, 2014 13:59
New: Test, Evaluate and Improve your Chess, 3rd edition
The 3rd edition of this modern classic on chess self-study not only rigorously checked all positions (which led to quite a few changes), but also adds 5 new tests with 126 new positions (most of them on understanding opening development) and has completely regrouped all tests, which are now...
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 11:19
New: Chess Informant 119 - Viking Edition.
The latest volume of Chess Informant is largely dedicated to the newly crowned world champion Magnus Carlsen.Includes: GM Sulskis on Carlsen's win in Zurich, GM Atalik annotates all World Championship games, and Mihail Marin analyses two of Carlsen’s endings from Chennai, and there's more, much more......
Friday, April 04, 2014 13:24
New in our shop: Korchnoi - Move by Move
Cyrus Lakdawala presents 60 of his favourite Korchnoi games. In six chapters on Korchnoi's skills in the key areas of attack and defence, initiative, exploiting imbalances, accumulating advantages and endgame play, Lakdawala demonstrates how we can all improve by learning from Korchnoi's play.