Tuesday, February 19, 2013 16:05
Just in from our printers: The World Champions I Knew, by Genna Sosonko
Genna Sosonko, in a brilliant 70-page essay not published in English before, wrote a startling portrait of his friend Misha Tal. Here you get, for the first time, the real Tal: nonchalant genius, charming wit, womanizer, cult hero and drug addict.
Besides Tal, Sosonko...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 13:26
Save 10% on: The Games of Tigran Petrosian Vol. 1 & 2
These books, compiled by Eduard Shekhtman, are devoted to the chess career of the ninth world champion Tigran Petrosian. Includes over 2000 games, many of which contain annotations by Petrosian himself, revealing the very essence of a given position and explaining an appropriate course of...
Friday, February 08, 2013 13:17
New in our shop: Wojo's Weapons Volume 3.
In this third and final volume, IM Dean Ippolito and NM Jonathan Hilton bring closure to their quest to unwrap the secrets of the late GM Aleksander Wojtkiewicz's tournament-winning strategies with the white pieces. Providing an ambitious opening repertoire against the Grünfeld, the English, the Dutch and...
Tuesday, February 05, 2013 13:33
Now shipping: Chess Evolution 3 - Mastery.
Chess Evolution 3 completes Artur Yusupov's course of chess improvement. In the Mastery series we have arrived at our final destination. Yusupov guides the reader using carefully selected positions and advice. This new understanding is then tested by a series of puzzles.
The final volume of Yusupov's...
Friday, January 25, 2013 13:57
We have just received from our printers: The Perfect Pirc-Modern.
Viktor Moskalenko, a renowned propagator of dynamic play who has championed the Pirc-Modern for many years, presents and explains:
The similarities and differences between the Pirc and the Modern Defence
The ideas and plans that really matter
The various pawn structures...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 9:33
Everyman Chess has published two books in the Move by Move series:
Steve Giddins: The French Winawer - Move by Move.
In this book FM Steve Giddins invites you to join him in studying the French Winawer and its many variations. Giddins examines instructive games, covers the most important lines and provides answers to all the key questions....
Friday, January 18, 2013 15:25
SAVE 50% on all 4 issues of the 2011 Yearbooks
New In Chess Yearbook 98-101 Volume 2011 The 2011 Year Volume (98-101) of the Chess Player's Guide to Opening News has now become available at an amazingly low price. We are offering the complete picture of the opening developments in 2011 (incl. 130 surveys, Yearbook 100 a unique anniversary issue...
Friday, January 11, 2013 20:41
We have just received from our printers: Tune Your Chess Tactics Antenna.
If only life was as straightforward as a book of chess exercises! If only someone would tap you on the shoulder every time the moment to show your tactical skills has arrived!
In this trail-blazing book award-winning author Emmanuel Neiman presents the seven main signals...
Tuesday, January 08, 2013 15:03
Understanding Chess: My System, My Games, My Life
Legendary priest/GM William Lombardy has written his memoirs! World Junior Champ in 1957 and a mainstay of American chess for decades, Lombardy was Fischer's second in his 1972 match against Spassky. Anecdotes, observations, pictures and over 100 annotated games.
Please have a look at this...
Thursday, December 27, 2012 9:51
Yearbook 105 has arrived! In this issue of The Chess Player's Guide to Opening News you will find answers to urgent questions like:
Is Magnus Carlsen's queenside castling plan in the Classical Scotch emasculated?
Is 6...Ne4 a good weapon against the Panov Caro-Kann?
What great novelty by Hikaru Nakamura gave the Reversed Dragon a new...