Here are downloadable excerpts from both volumes of The Chess Club. Have a taste before you buy!
Pushing Pawns Chapter One: In which our hero loses a chess game and experiences a frustrating confrontation with a local yuppie.
2. Pushing Pawns Chapter Seven: In which the chess club's Mister Miyagi, Viktor Fleischmann, recounts his history in the Soviet Union.
3. Queenside Chapter Two: In which our heroes discover that their beloved chess tables are in jeopardy, leading to an ugly confrontation with the police.