How to Play the World’s Greatest Board Game, And Win
by Brian Byfield and Alan Orpin, Illustrated by Gray Jolliffe
This fun and chatty book provides the ideal way to learn the world’s greatest board game – the easy way. From basic information on which piece does what, to nifty tricks and pins you can use to wipe the floor with your opponents, it covers everything you need to learn chess, with lots of laughs along the way. Packed with fantastic illustrations from Wicked Willie creator Gray Jolliffe, Learn Chess the Easy Way is an exciting introduction to the game of masters. Best of all, this book shows how amazing it can feel to train your brain, and win the game!
About the author
Brian Byfield has held a passion for chess and bridge throughout his career in advertising, film and TV. He is the author of Play Chess in 10 Minutes (ISBN 9781849940153) and Play Bridge in 10 Minutes (ISBN 9781849940160). He lives in London.
Alan Orpin is an accomplished chess player and an award-winning director of TV commercials. He lives in Hamburg.
Gray Jolliffe is an award-winning cartoonist and illustrator whose best-known work is the Wicked Willie series, first published in the 1980s. He is the illustrator of Play Chess in 10 Minutes (ISBN 9781849940153) and Play Bridge in 10 Minutes (ISBN 9781849940160). He lives in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.
Extent: 144 pages
Size: 246 x 189 mm
Illustrations: over 150 illustrations