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The Exchange Sacrifice: A Practical Guide

by Sergey Kasparov

The Inscrutable Exchange Sacrifice! The exchange sacrifice, giving up a rook for a bishop or knight, is one of the more mysterious concepts for most players to fathom. In this book - the first of its kind dedicated...


Tactics Training - Mikhail Tal: How to improve your Chess with Mikhail Tal and become a Chess Tactics Master

by Frank Erwich

This tactics training book gives you the opportunity to get in the shoes of the most famous attacking player of all time. It offers one hundred training exercises in positions the former World Champion turned...


Tactics Training - Hikaru Nakamura: How to improve your Chess with Hikaru Nakamuraand become a Chess Tactics Master

by Frank Erwich

Have you always wanted to play chess like American #1 chess player? This tactics training book gives you the opportunity to make the same wonderful moves as Nakamura did in his games. One hundred puzzles are...


Tactics Training - Garry Kasparov: How to improve your Chess with Garry Kasparov and become a Chess Tactics Master

by Frank Erwich

Garry Kasparov is a fighter, both in chess and in life. The 13th World Champion regards his playing style as 'a symbiosis of the styles of Alekhine, Tal and Fischer'. Kasparov was known for his deep opening...


Tactics Training - Fabiano Caruana: How to improve your Chess with Fabiano Caruana and become a Chess Tactics Master

by Frank Erwich

This tactics training book gives you the opportunity to make the same winning moves as super Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana made in his games. One hundred training exercises are offered here, in positions which...


Tactics Training - Magnus Carlsen: How to improve your Chess with Magnus Carlsen and become a Chess Tactics Master

by Frank Erwich

Have you always wanted to play chess like a World Champion? This tactics training book gives you the opportunity to make the same winning moves as Carlsen did in his games. One hundred training exercises are...


The Exploits and Triumphs, in Europe, of Paul Morphy, the Chess Champion - Including An Historical Account Of Clubs, Biographical Sketches Of Famous P

by Frederick Milnes Edge

Originally published in 1898. Contents Include: I. How the Brigadier came to the Castle of Gloom, II. How the Brigadier slew the Brothers of Ajaccio, III. How the Brigadier held the King, IV. How the King held...


Reaching the Top?!: A Practical Guide to Playing Master-Level Chess

by Peter Kurzdorfer & Cyrus Lakdawala

What Does It Take to Play Master-Level Chess? Becoming a master is a goal many chessplayers seek. And for most, it is an unfulfilled dream. Now, for the first time, the topic is squarely addressed. Not by a...


Opening Originals: Strong Sidelines for Club Cats

by Daniel Lowinger & Lars Bo Hansen

Original Opening Ideas Sound - and Dangerous! Opening Originals focuses on both sound and dangerous opening ideas that have escaped wide notice. In some cases, they are artifacts of the past, too soon discarded...


Chess is Child's Play: Teaching Techniques That Work

by Laura Sherman & Bill Kilpatrick

Chess is Child's Play is a book written by parents, for parents. It is written for YOU!

Chess is one of the oldest strategy games known to man. Studies show that children who learn chess at an early age gain...


How To Beat Anyone At Chess: The Best Chess Tips, Moves, and Tactics to Checkmate

by Ethan Moore

Learn to take the king like a pro!

Whether you've played a few matches or are completely new to the game, How to Beat Anyone at Chess helps you master leading strategies for one of the hardest games out there....


Chess Training Pocket Book II: 320 Key Positions for players of all levels

by Lev Alburt & Al Lawrence

Chess Training Pocket Book II: How to spot tactics and how far ahead to calculate gives you the knowledge and training you need to become a master-strength player.

Chess Training Pocket Book II is a sequel to...


Your Kingdom for My Horse: When to Exchange in Chess

by Andrew Soltis

The great Mikhail Botvinnik, world champion said: 'The foundation of chess is exchanging/' Knowing when and what to exchange or trade in chess is essential to improve your game, and this is the only book to...


Find the Winning Move

by Gary Lane

Find the Winning Move contains hundreds of chess positions in which the reader must find the right way to deliver a winner in one, two or more moves. International Master Gary Lane uses his teaching skill and...


Find the Checkmate

by Gary Lane

This title, suitable for both novices and children, allows readers to find the right way to deliver a checkmate in one, two or more moves from hundreds of positions provided by the author. By tackling these...


Chess Training Pocket Book: 300 Most Important Positions (Third Revised Edition)  (Comprehensive Chess Course Series)

by Lev Alburt

“Amazing! The Chess Pocket Book contains all the essential knowledge!”—Boris Gulko, former U.S. and USSR champion This book saves you years of hit-and-miss reading and sporadic improvement because it gathers...


A History of Chess: The Original 1913 Edition

by H.J.R. Murray

An epic work that took more than a decade to complete, A History of Chess, originally published in 1913, is a historic undertaking that shattered preconceptions about the game upon publication. Over a century...


Liquidation on the Chess Board: Mastering the Transition into the Pawn Ending

by Joel Benjamin

Pawn endings do not arise out of nowhere. Before emerging as endgames with just kings and pawns, they 'pre-existed' in positions that still contained any number of pieces.

Liquidation is the purposeful transition...


Thinking with Chess: Teaching Children Ages 5-14

by Alexey Root

Thinking with Chess: Teaching Children Ages 5-14 is a handbook for teachers, librarians, after-school instructors, chess coaches, counselors, and parents that requires no prior knowledge of the game. Both novices...


The Czech Benoni in Action

by Asa Hoffmann & Gregory Keener

Had enough of the same old queen’s pawn openings? Afraid of losing just because you forgot White’s latest move 23 novelty in the main lines? Tired of giving up draws to weaker players who’ve learned how...