Last week I reached out to twitter to see if they had any recommendations for chess books that were mostly prose. Here was the tweet:
Do the #chesspunks have any book recommendations that are mostly prose? I’m looking for something chess-related, but that I can read to learn about history, culture, or just for entertainment.— Matt (@MattPlaysChess) January 6, 2023
I collected all the results (and added a few of my own). I used Goodreads to collect all of them into a list and because they let me have this fancy widget (and the one above). Here they are:
Let me know if you have any other ideas by sending me a message on Twitter!