Chess Puzzles for Kids (Hardcover)

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Description


This chess puzzle super-challenge
contains 100 fun positions to solve, ranging from encouragingly easy to
mind-numbingly hard. Using an innovative format, every puzzle is
preceded by an instructive example, illustrating an important pattern.

Each
puzzle has been graded to suit a wide range of chess abilities.
Beginners or younger readers will enjoy reading the basic warm-up
exercises. The more experienced can wrestle with some classic puzzles,
whilst at the same time learning of typical themes and killer concepts.

The
final challenging chapters - Mission Impossible - are guaranteed to
torment and inspire the most talented of future champions

Chess
is recognized in many countries as a useful tool for developing creative
thinking in children. Chess Puzzles for Kids will quickly enable
children to enjoy using their new-found skills to outwit friends and
relatives.

Murray Chandler gained the chess grandmaster title by
winning events in New York and Amsterdam. During 28 years as a
professional player he has taken part in over 150 international
tournaments, in 32 different countries. His previous books for young
players - Chess for Children (with Helen Milligan), How to Beat Your
Dad at Chess
and Chess Tactics for Kids - are widely used in schools
and by junior coaches.

About the Author


Murray Chandler gained the chess grandmaster title by winning events in New York and Amsterdam. During 28 years as a professional player he has taken part in over 150 international tournaments, in 32 different countries. His previous books for young players - Chess for Children (with Helen Milligan), How to Beat Your Dad at Chess and Chess Tactics for Kids - are widely used in schools and by junior coaches.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781906454401
ISBN-10: 190645440X
Publisher: Gambit Publications
Publication Date: October 23rd, 2012
Pages: 128
Language: English