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The Queen's Gambit

The Queen's Gambit

SKU: 9781474600842
£8.99Price
Beth Harmon becomes an orphan when her parents are killed in an automobile accident. At eight years old, she is placed in an orphanage in Mount Sterling, Kentucky, where the children are given a tranquiliser twice a day. Plain and shy, she learns to play chess from the janitor in the basement and discovers that she is a chess genius.
  • Pub Date

    14-Apr-2016
  • Format

    Paperback
  • Author

    Tevis, Walter S.
  • Publisher

    Weidenfeld & Nicolson
  • Dimensions

    198x132x25
  • Weight

    229
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