Jonathan Rowson

Jonathan Rowson is a Scottish chess player and philosopher.

Jonathan Rowson

Chess for Zebras

Chess for Zebras is a great book about the psychology of chess which tackles the questions why is it hard for adult players to improve and if whites first mover advantage is a myth.

Recommended by:
Daniel Naroditsky
Jonathan Rowson

Seven Deadly Chess Sins

This book investigates the psychological pitfalls that we all fall for when we play chess. Understand why you sometimes make bad moves and how to notice this earlier.

Recommended by:
Levon Aronian Daniel Naroditsky