Sunday, August 7, 2016
CHESS RUMBLE by G. Neri
*Thank you to Nevercountedout.com for this book.
Marcus's world is filled with negatives - his sister died, his father left, the rest of his family struggles every day. In the midst of his messy life, Marcus encounters CM and is introduced to the game of chess. According to CM, Marcus can learn a lot about life by playing the game.
CHESS RUMBLE is author G. Neri's first book. Written in verse with illustrations by artist Jesse Joshua Watson, it presents the life of a troubled young man who finds a way to make sense of the often cruel world around him. Check out Neri's other books - YUMMY, TRU & NELLE, KNOCKOUT GAMES, and GHETTO COWBOY.