Book Reviews

BCN provides book reviews at regular intervals written by members of our review team.

As of January 2020 we provide reviews for the following publishers :

  • New in Chess
  • Everyman Chess
  • Gambit Publications
  • Thinkers Publishing
  • McFarland Books
  • CarstenChess
  • Russell Enterprises
  • Chess Stars

We are hoping to add Quality Chess and BT Batsford.

As of January 2020 we have the following titles out for review with a member of our review team :

  • Winning Ugly in Chess: Playing Badly is No Excuse for Losing by IM Cyrus Lakdawala
  • The Tactics Bible by Efstratios Grivas
  • Applying Logic in Chess by Erik Kislik
  • Unconventional Approaches to Modern Chess Volume 1: Rare Ideas for Black by Alexander Ipatov
  • Crucial Chess Skills for the Club Player Volume 2 by Robert Ris