Acclaimed chess teacher Dan Heisman equips the not-quite-novice with the practical tools and knowledge needed to get started in competitive play: how to develop board vision; what to do when you’re way ahead in material; how to avoid common mistakes in thinking; when to “believe” your opponent; even how to act properly at the chessboard. The author uses examples from inexperienced players to provide a wealth of common-sense advice, topping it off with a collection of illustrative games and practice puzzles
Everyone’s Second Chess Book
Author: Alexander Shashin$19.99Publisher: Mongoose Press | Release Date: June 2013 | Contents: 176 pages
Have you ever wished for a “formula” to help you decide what move to make in any given chess position?**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.
Sac & Mate: Volume 2
Author: Bill Harvey$2.99Publisher: Mongoose Press | Release Date: February 2017 | Contents: 160 pages
Good command of strategy and tactics are the key to success in chess. Tactical skill can enhance your strategic ability, by broadening the range of positions where you know you can exploit a weakness in your opponent’s position. Arranged by level of difficulty from two-move shockers to four-move combinations, Volume 2 presents the best tactical shots by famous chessplayers from Boris Spassky and Bent Larsen in the early 1960s to Garry Kasparov and Vishy Anand in the late ’90s.**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.
Wojo’s Weapons; Volume 3
Author: Jonathan Hilton & Dean Ippolito$19.99Publisher: Mongoose Press | Release Date: April 2013 | Contents: 404 pages
The final, and eagerly awaited, volume of the series will complete the opening repertoire for White according to Wojo.**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.
The Complete Hedgehog: Volume 1
Author: Sergey Shipov$17.99Publisher: Mongoose Press | Release Date: February 2015 | Contents: 532 pages
The Hedgehog is a thoroughly modern defense where flexibility and understanding trump rote memorization. Using deeply annotated critical games from international practice, GM Sergey Shipov traces the Hedgehog’s development – from its origins as a way to avoid well-trodden paths to its current status as a respected weapon in Black’s armory.**Prices may vary by country or platform. Please consult the "store" tab within the app.