These books are must-haves, recommended by experts and by the New In Chess shop, including prize-winners and bestsellers. The list is not complete. We will add titles and we are trying to re-stock classics if they are still available. Any tips? Please email us at:

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Move First, Think Later

Now available in (signed) hardcover!

As low as €16.99

Improve Your Chess Now - New Edition

A Strikingly Original Self-Improvement Manual

As low as €19.95

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice (Revised & Expanded Edition) - Hardcover

Improve your Chess with the great David Bronstein


Curacao 1962 - eBook

The Battle of Minds that Shook the Chess World


Smyslov, Bronstein, Geller, Taimanov and Averbakh

A Chess Multibiography with 220 Games


The Unstoppable American

Bobby Fischer’s Road to Reykjavik

As low as €22.95


Every tournament win has a unique narrative and challenge


Soviet Chess 1917-1991

The History of Soviet Chess


Tal, Petrosian, Spassky and Korchnoi

A Chess Multibiography with 207 Games

Special Price €24.47 Regular Price €34.95

Timman's Triumphs

My 100 Best Games

As low as €24.95

My Great Predecessors Part I



My Great Predecessors Part II

Euwe - Botvinnik - Smyslov - Tal

Special Price €24.95 Regular Price €29.99

Mastering Positional Sacrifices

A Practical Guide to a Vital Skill in Chess

As low as €19.99

The Best I Saw in Chess

Games, Stories and Instruction from an Alabama Prodigy Who Became U.S. Champion

As low as €24.95

On the Origin of Good Moves

A Skeptic's Guide to Getting Better at Chess

As low as €24.99

Timman's Titans

My World Chess Champions

As low as €18.87

The Anand Files

The World Championship Story 2008-2012

The Longest Game

The Five Kasparov — Karpov Matches for the World Chess Championship

As low as €21.99


Half a Century with Viktor Korchnoi


Gyula Breyer

The Chess Revolutionary

Dynamic Chess Strategy

Low-priced Edition of a Modern Classic

As low as €9.99

Chess for Life

Understanding how chess skills develop and change with time


World Chess Championship 1948

First English Edition


The Big Book of World Chess Championships

46 Title Fights – from Steinitz to Carlsen

As low as €15.95

Finding Bobby Fischer

Chess Interviews

As low as €18.99

Python Strategy

A Favourite of Many Grandmasters


Bent Larsen´s Best Games

Fighting Chess with the Great Dane

As low as €9.99

A Game of Queens

Judit Polgar Teaches Chess 3