Special books for the Chess Enthusiast

The King is a Powerful Piece

Author: Tigran Gyozalyan
Price: $19.95
Content: 280 pages
Release Date: August 2017
Book Description: Cowering in the middlegame, towering in the endgame: chess theory teaches that the king needs protection from enemy pieces until the ending, when finally it can come out from hiding to decisive effect.
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Is Your Move Safe

Author: Dan Heisman
Price: $23.95
Content: 269 pages Paperback
Release Date: July 2016
Book Description: Traditional tactics books tell you that your opponent’s position is not safe, suggesting that as the player to move in the puzzle you can win material or deliver checkmate. Is Your Move Safe?

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Prepare With Chess Strategy

Author: Alexey W. Root
Price: $11.95
Content: 130 pages Paperback
Release Date: April 2016
Book Description: Do you want to become a better chess player? A more proficient chess teacher? If so, then Dr. Alexey Root’s Prepare With Chess Strategy is for you.

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The Inner Game of Chess

Author: Andrew Soltis
Price: $19.95
Content: 328 pages Paperback
Release Date: December 2014
Book Description: In The Inner Game of Chess, GM Andy Soltis shows that the key to good calculation is good visualization of the position in front of us and then after the moves we’re considering.

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The Improving Chess Thinker

Author: Dan Heisman
Price: $21.95
Content: 312 pages Paperback
Release Date: June 2014
Book Description: In The Improving Chess Thinker, acclaimed chess instructor Dan Heisman compares how chessplayers of different strengths …

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Best Play

Author: Alexander Shashin
Price: $29.95 Paperback:  $35.95 Hardcover
Content: 404 pages
Release Date: February 2013
Book Description: … Alexander Shashin presents the fruit of three decades of research into the elements of the game.


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Winning Pawn Play in the Indian Defenses

Author: Henrique Marinho
Price: $24.95
Content: 316 pages Paperback
Release Date: May 2012
Book Description: … Henrique Marinho provides the guideposts that you need to make your way through the forest of strategies and variations in these popular modern openings.

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The Complete Hedgehog: Volume 1

Author: Sergey Shipov
Price: $29.95
Content: 532 pages Paperback
Release Date: November 2009
Book Description: The Hedgehog is a thoroughly modern defense where flexibility and understanding trump rote memorization.


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The Complete Hedgehog: Volume 2

Author: Sergey Shipov
Price: $29.95
Content: 584 pages Paperback
Release Date: May 2011
Book Description: The Hedgehog lives!

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Chess Blueprints

Author: Nikolay Yakovlev
Price: $24.95
Content: 272 pages Paperback
Release Date: October 2010
Book Description: Chess Blueprints: Planning in the Middlegame is a rich collection of strategic tips and psychological advice


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The Improving Annotator

Author: Dan Heisman
Price: $19.95
Content: 192 pages Paperback
Release Date: February 2011
Book Description: Using entertaining clashes from four decades of tournament play, chess master, author, and renowned teacher Dan Heisman traces his own development as a player and analyst, illustrating how his method for annotating your own games works in practice.

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