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Chess
You set the price! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
On a train journey from Aberystwyth, Kate, a female student, has her curiosity sparked by a chess set in one of the first class cabins, but soon has to use her wits to grapple with a grey-haired stranger, with pale wrinkleless skin, who knows details about her that she hasn't divulged. A short story from the author of Cyberia.
Underhanded Chess
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A hilarious handbook of devious diversions and stratagems for winning at chess.
Prodigious Savant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In Burlington, Vermont, 1962, seventeen-year-old Gavin Weaver survives a dreadful explosion, six hours of brain surgery, and thirty days in a coma, to awake possessing not just one savant talent, but several, including art, music, mathematics, and memory—and all without suffering any of the usual mental disabilities associated with head trauma...if he survives.
Following Kaufman - August 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 214,310. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 181 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. Three Benko Gambit games are annotated and added at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Savage (A Jack Sigler Thriller)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,440. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Breakneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Chess Team Book 6: While on the trail of a stolen tactical nuclear weapon, Jack Sigler, callsign: King, and his black ops Chess Team, answer a cry for help. The Democratic Republic of the Congo is on the verge of exploding into another bloody civil war that will engulf all of Africa and put millions at risk, a crisis too politically volatile for any outside nation to touch.
A Short History of the Game Of Chess
Series: History of Things. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Chess has been a favored game for almost fifteen hundred years. A Short History of the Game Of Chess recounts a brief history of this much loved game.
Following Kaufman - July 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 254,360. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 232 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. Three of the Grunfeld games are annotated and added at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Magnesium, Karmic Credit Score Report, and Sunflower Diaries 9th, Volume 12
Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » New Age » Numerology
Volume 12 is the continuation of Volume 11. It has news articles for 6/29 of 2014 that link to what was discussed from the previous volume. It takes look at the calendar dates cited from the previous volume manifesting in the Associated Press Feed. There's also a discussion about the Karmic Credit Score used as a system of measuring one's soul in the 21st Century.
Me, Myself, & Feynman
You set the price! Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Trapped in a bizarre, alternate reality game, Tristan and his friends must find a way to defeat the boss and return home.
Following Kaufman - June 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 112 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four additional annotated Ruy Lopez Breyer Varation Indian games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.