by Gary Lane

No time to study but want to win more chess games? “Improve Your Chess in 7 Days” is packed with practical tips, hints on how to improve, learn from the champions and find out how to beat them – in just a week. With one short chapter for each day of the week, the book is ideal for social chess players and includes a sprinkling of chess cartoons to keep you smiling as you read :

Day 1 – So You Want to be Good?
Day 2 – Understanding the Openings
Day 3 – Strategy versus Tactics
Day 4 – Creating the Attack
Day 5 – Avoiding Blunders
Day 6 – Mastering the Ending
Day 7 – The Art of Swindling

With comments and advice after each move, this is as clear a guide to improving your chess as you will ever need.

About the author

Australian chess champion and Player of the Year for 2004, Gary Lane is a prolific and popular chess author. He has written over a dozen titles, including Find the Winning Move and Ideas Behind Modern Chess Openings: Black. Gary Lane lives in Australia.

Price: £12.99
ISBN: 9780713490503
Extent: 208 pages
Format: Paperback
Size: 234 x 156 mm
Illustrations: 200 illustrations

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