The Queen's Gambit: Now a Major Netflix Drama - W&N Essentials (Paperback)
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The Queen's Gambit: Now a Major Netflix Drama - W&N Essentials (Paperback)

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Paperback 256 Pages / Published: 10/03/2023
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Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
ISBN: 9781399601481
Number of pages: 256
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm


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Superb * Time Out *
Superb * Time Out *
Gripping reading . . . Nabokov's The Defense and Zweig's The Royal Game are the classics. Now joining them is The Queen's Gambit * Financial Times *
Gripping reading . . . Nabokov's The Defense and Zweig's The Royal Game are the classics. Now joining them is The Queen's Gambit * Financial Times *
The Queen's Gambit is sheer entertainment. It is a book I reread every few years - for the pure pleasure and skill of it
The Queen's Gambit is sheer entertainment. It is a book I reread every few years - for the pure pleasure and skill of it
Mesmerizing * Newsweek *
Mesmerizing * Newsweek *
Walter Tevis's most consummate and heartbreaking work
Walter Tevis's most consummate and heartbreaking work
Don't pick this up if you want a night's sleep * Scotsman *
Don't pick this up if you want a night's sleep * Scotsman *
More exciting than any thriller I've seen lately; more than that, beautifully written
More exciting than any thriller I've seen lately; more than that, beautifully written
What Walter Tevis did for pool in The Hustler, he does for chess in The Queen's Gambit * Playboy *
What Walter Tevis did for pool in The Hustler, he does for chess in The Queen's Gambit * Playboy *
A psychological thriller * New York Times *
A psychological thriller * New York Times *
Walter Tevis is famous for writing The Hustler and The Man Who Fell to Earth, but this is my favorite book of his. It is about a girl who, guided by her somewhat unreliable mother, becomes a child prodigy at chess. Even if you do not know how to play chess, it is a great thriller * Literary Hub *
Walter Tevis is famous for writing The Hustler and The Man Who Fell to Earth, but this is my favorite book of his. It is about a girl who, guided by her somewhat unreliable mother, becomes a child prodigy at chess. Even if you do not know how to play chess, it is a great thriller * Literary Hub *
Tevis was a great storyteller
Tevis was a great storyteller

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“The queens gambit”

A really fun book pulled you in quickly lovely characters and great to see chess high on the agenda

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“Check this out, mate!”

If you enjoyed the series on Netflix, you will love the book. A fast-paced, page turner, it follows the journey of Beth Harmon, an orphan from a children's home as she discovers both a prodigious talent for chess... More

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“A good book for lovers of contemporary fiction and chess”

Beth Harmon is sent to live in an orphanage after the death of her mother when she is eight years old. Beth soon learns that she loves Chess after being taught how to play by the school janitor – not only that but... More

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