Gary's Adventures in Chess Country is one of the most delightful and helpful chess teaching books that has come along in quite some time. Your favorite child will love both the bright illustrations and clear explanations that are featured in this 152 page hardcover book. Written by Igor Sukhin with an introduction by Susan Polgar this book teaches children the logic of chess while engaging their young imaginations in an exciting and magical adventure through chess country with Gary and his friends. Most experts agree that chess is a highly valuable game to teach logic and that life has consequences for each action. However parents or teachers should not be too intimidated if they are not masters of chess since this book is an excellent way to learn along with children. Each chapter has many teaching tools and asks all the right questions. (Better still all the correct answers are in the back!) From to talking chess pieces to a magic carpet embellished with a chess board Gary's Adventures in Chess Country is fun colorful and easy to understand. It is sure to be a favorite method of introducing children to this timeless and popular game.