Breaking News (12/07) - Review by former US Champion GM Joel Benjamin in December '07 Chess Life and US Chess Online - "...With innovative methodology Chess Exam and Training Guide: Tactics, aspires to rise a cut above other books in this genre...I love the creative and novel approach to quizzing, but the greatest strength of the book is the selection of positions. The variations of themes is impressive... The selections of positions and posing of questions is so skillfully done that every page is a learning experience..." Read the entire review here.


Chess Exam & Training Guide 2: Tactics

Rate your Skills and Learn How to Improve

by Igor Khmelnitsky, International Master, Experienced Coach.


Publisher: IamCoach Press / 206 Pages, Softcover, SRP - $19.95 


Order from me directly (autographed + extras) or from many dealers in US and worldwide


My new book Chess Exam and Training Guide book is complete. This one will focus on Tactics and feature 60 diagrams / 120 questions / 30 rating reports. I hope it will be as interesting and as successful as my first Chess Exam released in 2004. It is now in its second printing, has won 2005 Cramer award for Best Book from CJA (Chess Journalists of America), scored rave reviews and has been translated into French and Russian languages by the major publishing houses.


Would you be interested to be one of the first readers of my second book? Have a chance to submit your corrections, recommendations or a quote to be included in the future editions? 


Below is ordering information. Due to the limited print run the cost per copy is quite significant and I will not be able to offer any savings to you. I do have a list of complimentary items to show my gratitude for your support.

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  • Autographed and, if requested, personalized copy.

  • PDF file  Table-1 "companion" (to make tracking your points easier) - request here

  • Chess Exam (2004) at $10 off and free shipping if purchased together - ($14)

Pay securely with the major Credit Card or Bank Transfer via PayPal (Ebay company) to <> or send me a check / money order

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International address

Chess Exam 2 - US Insured / Delivery Confirmation $24.95 / Non-US - only proof of mailing $34.95

Chess Exam 2 (2006) -  Non-US - registered mail $49.95


 Chess Exam (2004) + Chess Exam 2 (2006) - $39.90 / $49.90

Chess Exam (2004) + Chess Exam 2 (2006) - non-US- registered $65.90



Non-US buyer - I accept Moneygram or Western Union


You can also pay by Check or Money Order in US $. Send to:


Igor Khmelnitsky

PO Box 60088

King of Prussia, PA 19406


I'll be happy to autograph the copy you purchased should you ask. Once you complete the payment process, send me a note via e-mail, or even better from my registration page. Non-US orders, if you didn't order an extra insurance, please specify with your payment that you accept the risk of the mail loss or damage.


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