Power Chess for Kids - Learn How to Think Ahead
by Charles Hertan
Publisher: New In Chess, 2011
Edition: Paperback small
Learn How to Think Ahead and Become One of the Best Players in Your School
A power move, explains experienced chess teacher Charles Hertan, is a winning master tactic that requires thinking ahead. To become one of the best chess players in your school you need to be able to think just 1.5 moves ahead, and this book teaches the four basic tricks do so. You will learn how to weed out silly moves and just consider a few important ones.
Charles Hertan introduces the four main characters who will help you to learn these basic skills: Zort (a teenaged computer from the planet Zugszwang), the Dinosaurs, Power Chess Kids and the Chess Professor. The most complete and fun kids book ever on learning how to win games!
Acclaim for Forcing Chess Moves by Charles Hertan:
ChessCafe 2008 Book of the Year
Elisabeth Vicary, US Chess Federation Online:
“I love this book.”