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  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Age Range: 8 - 11 years
  • Publisher: Robinson; UK ed. edition (28 Oct. 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0716022540
  • ISBN-13: 978-0716022541
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 1.6 x 19.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 101 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 9,577 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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A fun book that's the perfect introduction to chess for children from the age of 7 upwards.

About the Author

Richard James has been teaching chess to children since the early 1970s, running Richmond Junior Chess Club for more than 30 years, where he worked closely with such future stars as Luke McShane and Jonathan Rowson. He has an international reputation as an expert on how young children learn chess, having had an article on the subject published in The Chess Instructor 2009, published by New In Chess. Richard is the webmaster of chessKIDS academy, a website pioneering online interactive chess instruction for young children. He also has a particular interest in promoting chess among children on the Autistic Spectrum.

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