The kids' book of chess

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A direct, lively introduction to the game that's inspired passion and challenge for over 900 years -- for kids ages 8-12. Everything a child needs to learn how to play chess, hone your skills, and become a grandmaster, including a custom-designed chess board and full set of 32 chess pieces! A 96-page book leads kids through the fundamentals of beginning, middle, and end game, and shows winning strategies for offense and defense. Full-color fantasy art captures the energy and excitement of chess's origins--the medieval battlefield. Over 1 million copies in print. For ages 8-12.
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