'Gripping and surprising. I gulped it down' Sarah CrossanLeah Baxter is a genius.
She's a few wins away from becoming a junior chess grandmaster, and her life is on course to achieve everything her mom and coach want for her.
But Leah is at stalemate - grieving for her father, and feeling suffocated.
She decides to make the ultimate sacrifice and quit chess.
But chess doesn't want to quit her. Soon Leah discovers her new gambit: chessboxing, a dangerous hybrid sport which will test her body and mind to their limits.
Can the pawn become the queen?
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/10/2019
- Category: Family
- ISBN: 9781783448401