Wednesday, May 02, 2012 14:04
New In Chess 2012 #3 is out now!
In this issue:
The Mozart of Chess
A comparison with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart may well be the highest praise a chess player can earn. Adam Feinstein has no doubts and pays a compelling tribute to Jose Raul Capablanca, the Cuban genius, who believed that chess had been invented for him.
Food for Thought...
Friday, April 20, 2012 15:19
We have just received: Positional Chess Sacrifices
His previous book Dynamic Chess Strategy won the BCF Book of the Year award, now GM Mihai Suba is back. In his latest work he explains the secrets of one of the most profound ways of sacrificing material in his characteristically bold and humorous style.
This kind of sacrifices were a...
Friday, April 13, 2012 15:35
We just published: 1001 Chess Exercises for Beginners
Chess masters and trainers Franco Masetti and Roberto Messa have accomplished a small miracle. They created a massive tactics workbook which also explains the basic ideas in an extremely compact edition, which we are able to sell at a rock-bottom price: only € 15.95!
A truckload of...
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 17:05
New: Vishy Anand, World Chess Champion: Life & Games
This new and expanded edition of the award-winning Vishy Anand: My Best Games of Chess features 30 extra games that Anand selected from the period of his greatest successes. The annotations explain why Anand's play shines with an apparently effortless logic.
For pleasure and great...
Friday, April 06, 2012 13:28
We have just received from our printers: The Enigma of Chess Intuition.
Acclaimed author and experienced chess trainer Valeri Beim presents a thought-provoking, yet highly accessible work, on the vaguest and hardest to grasp subject in chess: intuition.
With hundreds of well-explained examples Beim shows us:
When intuition comes into play...
Tuesday, April 03, 2012 11:04
New: A Rock-Solid Chess Opening Repertoire for Black
In this book, Ukrainian GM and chess coach Viacheslav Eingorn presents a strikingly creative repertoire that’s based on playing 1...e6. The recommended variations and subtle move-orders are solid and will take White out of his comfort zone. Ideal for club players!
A universal defence with...
Friday, March 30, 2012 11:27
Everyman Chess has just published: Slay the Sicilian!
In his latest work, IM Timothy Taylor presents a repertoire for White against the Sicilian. Inspired by former World Champion Anatoly Karpov, Taylor focuses on the classical Be2 lines, which are easy to learn and lead to solid positional play, but with a drop of poison.
Know what to do...
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 13:57
We’ve just received two books on the Open Games, by Igor Lysyj and Roman Ovetchkin:
The Berlin Defence
In this book the authors answer the question which line to choose against the Ruy Lopez? They thoroughly analyse the Anti-Berlin system as well as the famous Berlin endgame.
Packed with new recommendations!
The Open Games for...
Friday, March 23, 2012 13:14
New: Chess King & Chess King Pro packages
We offer a wide range of Chess King and Chess King Pro packages, boasting the strongest engine in the world, Houdini 2 at affordable prices. Whether you’re a beginner or an aspiring chess master there’s always a great “Combo” deal that suits you perfectly!
Starting today, you will be King!
Tuesday, March 20, 2012 12:23
Yearbook 102 has arrived!
In this issue of The Chess Player's Guide to Opening News you will find answers to urgent questions like:
Is Black really OK after Anand’s 7...Qa6 in the Advance Caro-Kann?
What is ‘Lody’s Improved Stratagem’ in the Najdorf Sicilian?
How does Vladimir Kramnik crack the Leningrad Dutch?
Does the set-...