Tuesday, November 20, 2012 11:44
Now shipping: Fighting Chess with Hikaru Nakamura
In this book, GM Karsten Müller and chess journalist Raymund Stolze document the 24-year-old’s fascinating journey to the top of world chess. In ten chapters the authors focus on the main reasons for the success of three-time US champion Hikaru Nakamura.
A chess career in the footsteps of...
Friday, November 16, 2012 11:42
New: Grandmaster Preparation - Positional Play
In the second volume of the Grandmaster Preparation series Jacob Aagaard shares his simple three-step tool of positional analysis that he has used with club players and famous grandmasters to improve their positional judgement and decision-making.
Save 10% on BOTH volumes available here!
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 11:49
New: Grandmaster Repertoire 11 - Beating 1.d4 Sidelines
Boris Avrukh presents a sound and active repertoire against virtually every non-standard opening line at White’s disposal after both 1.d4 d5 and 1.d4 Nf6. Avrukh has found many original ideas in openings such as the Veresov, Blackmar-Diemer, London System, Trompowsky, Colle-Zukertort and...
Friday, November 09, 2012 14:39
We have just received from our printers: Mastering Complex Endgames
American chess prodigy Daniel Naroditsky has written an instructional book that is at least as ambitious as his acclaimed debut Mastering Positional Chess.
In his fresh, yet surprisingly mature style, he presents: • lively and entertaining lessons • crystal clear...
Tuesday, November 06, 2012 12:22
Mongoose Press has just published: Amateur to IM
In this book British IM Jonathan Hawkins reveals the secrets of his meteoric rise through the ranks. Hawkins presents the building blocks in important areas of study which enabled him to gain such a significant improvement in both performance and rating.
Find out how to become a much better...
Friday, November 02, 2012 12:18
New: The Sharpest Sicilian
The new edition of the best-selling The Sharpest Sicilian by Kiril Georgiev and Atanas Kolev is completely rewritten and redesigned. Major changes have been made in variations such as: 6.Be3 e5 with 7.Nf3 and 7.Nb3, The Poisoned Pawn, and The Fianchetto system.
Includes games played until late September 2012
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 12:31
Pre-order: Houdini 3 - The world's strongest chess engine running on the world's finest chess interface, and receive free shipping (offer expires Friday November 9).
Houdini 3 includes:
The DeepFritz 13 user interface in Windows Office 2010 standard
The DeepFritz 13 database management system
Classic membership of Playchess.com for...
Friday, October 26, 2012 11:57
New: Opening for White according to Anand 1.e4 - Volume 14
The latest and final volume of this famous repertoire series by Alexander Khalifman is devoted to the "Knight Variation" (6.Be3 Ng4 7.Bg5) and the English Attack with 6...e5 7.Nb3 of the Najdorf Sicilian. This book, like its predecessors in the series, contains many new ideas and...
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 13:27
Just out: New In Chess 2012/7 - Olympiad Special.
Exclusive annotations by Aronian, Kramnik, Ivanchuk, Movsevian, Hou Yifan, and others
Superb Aronian leads Armenia to Gold
Vladimir Kramnik: "We were the best team"
Ivanchuk's brilliant win against Wang Hao
Interview: Eugene Torre on playing in 21(!) Olympiads, and his friend Bobby...
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 13:25
Save 20% on: Mikhalchishin's Strategy University.
5 DVDs - video running time: over 21 hours Vol. 1: The Central Approach Vol. 2: Prevention and Preparation in Chess Vol. 3: Positional Pawn Sacrifice Vol. 4: The Technique of Realising the Win Vol. 5: Winning Methods of Great Players
Learn from Anatoly Karpov's former trainer!