THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT
Novel. Sent to the orphanage at age eight, Beth Harmon soon discovers two ways to escape her surroundings: playing chess and taking the little green pills given to her and the other children. As she matures into a chess champion, her addictions threaten to undo all she's worked for in this tense modern classic.
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Item #: 1925636