Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid. It is one of the world's most popular games, played by millions of people worldwide in homes, parks, clubs, online, by correspondence, and in tournaments.

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The Death's Head Chess Club
Game Changer: AlphaZero's Groundbreaking Chess Strategies and the Promise of AI
Chess: The Ultimate Guide for Beginners
Chess: Dominate Chess Openings, Closings, Chess Strategies and Tactics Like a Pro (Chess Books, Chess Tactics)
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Ivory Vikings: The Mystery of the Most Famous Chessmen in the World and the Woman Who Made Them
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Chess: How to Play Chess: For (Absolute) Beginners: The Journey to Your Empire Begins Here
Chess: The Complete Guide To Chess - Master: Chess Tactics, Chess Openings and Chess Strategies
Chess 101: Everything a New Chess Player Needs to Know!
Chess: Conquer your Friends with 8 Easy Principles: Chess Strategy for Casual Players and Post-Beginners (The Skill Artist's Guide - Chess Strategy, Chess Books)
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Logical Chess Move By Move: Every Move Explained New Algebraic Edition
How to Reassess Your Chess: The Complete Chess Mastery Course
The Amateur's Mind: Turning Chess Misconceptions Into Chess Mastery
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Silman's Complete Endgame Course: From Beginner to Master
The Immortal Game: A History of Chess, or How 32 Carved Pieces on a Board Illuminated Our Understanding of War, Art, Science and the Human Brain
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Chess: 5334 Problems, Combinations and Games
The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal
Winning Chess Tactics, revised
Endgame: Bobby Fischer's Remarkable Rise and Fall - from America's Brightest Prodigy to the Edge of Madness
Zurich International Chess Tournament, 1953
Dvoretsky's Endgame Manual
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingAlice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis CarrollIA by John Darryl WinstonThe Flanders Panel by Arturo Pérez-ReverteBreaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer
Chess in Fiction
36 books — 31 voters

Ready Player One by Ernest ClineHarry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. RowlingAlterWorld by D. RusHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingEnder's Game by Orson Scott Card
The Games We Play
89 books — 37 voters
The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsEnder's Game by Orson Scott CardThe Glass Bead Game by Hermann HesseChess Story by Stefan ZweigReady Player One by Ernest Cline
Game Theory
224 books — 76 voters

Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess by Bobby FischerPandolfini's Ultimate Guide to Chess by Bruce PandolfiniThe Usborne Internet-Linked Complete Book of Chess by Fiona WattThe Usborne Complete Book of Chess by Elizabeth DalbyChess for Dummies by James Eade
Teach Yourself Chess
75 books — 2 voters
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YA in Wonderland
48 books — 113 voters

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Kazuo Ishiguro
It was like when you make a move in chess and just as you take your finger off the piece, you see the mistake you've made, and there's this panic because you don't know yet the scale of disaster you've left yourself open to.
Kazuo Ishiguro, Never Let Me Go

Stacia Kane
When had being an addict gotten so fucking hard? So exhausting? It had been so easy for so long; she had a steady supply, she kept to herself, nobody bothered her. Now she was constantly up to her ears in intrigue and complications, being torn in every direction but her own, all thanks to her need for those pills
Stacia Kane, Unholy Magic

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