This introductory guide to chess is a must have for those new to the game. It provides practical illustrations of how to set-up the board and what moves each piece can make during the game. Throughout the guide, there is also humorous insight that you might not have known about chess like: Why does the queen always start the game on her color? Why do the knights stand next to the rooks instead of the king and queen? This illustrated guide is sure to bring a fresh look to the classic game.