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ACP Book of the Year Contest Results

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Wednesday, 17 April 2013
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The Association of Chess Professionals has published the results of an open poll for the Book of the Year contest. The sample size was relatively low (167 votes), but remember: only ACP members were eligible for the voting procedure, so behind each choice there is a well-known chess professional.

Here are the winners:
Grandmaster Preparation-Calculation" by Jacob Aagaard, Quality Chess
"How I beat Fischer's record" by Judit Polgar, Quality Chess

"Fighting chess with Magnus Carlsen" by Adrian Mikhalchishin and Oleg Stetsko, Edition Olms AG

Other nominees:

"A gnat may drink" by Jonathan Hinton, LCC Publishing

"A strategic chess opening repertoire for White" by John Watson, Gambit

"Amateur to IM" by Jonathan Hawkins, Mongoose Press

"Fighting chess with Hikaru Nakamura" by Karsten Müller and Raymund Stolze, Edition Olms AG

"Lessons with a grandmaster II" by Boris Gulko and Joel R. Sneed, Everyman Chess

"Modern chess preparation" by Vladimir Tumakov, New in Chess
"Study chess with Matthew Sadler" by Matthew Sadler, Everyman Chess
"The chess puzzle book 4" by Karsten Mueller and Alexander Markgraf, Russell Enterprises
"The strategic Nimzo-Indian" by Ivan Sokolov, New in Chess
"Vishy Anand: World Chess Champion" by Vishy Anand and John Nunn, Gambit
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