Welcome to the website of Elk and Ruby Publishing House. We specialize in publishing high-quality Russian chess books translated into English. All books are translated and edited by native English speakers with a keen interest in chess.
We were founded in early 2017 and have so far published 12 great chess books from excellent authors, listed below. We have more exciting books in the pipeline.
All of our books are available on Amazon and some are also available on the Forward Chess mobile app for Apple and Android (www.forwardchess.com). They can also be ordered online through select book shops, including Barnes & Noble in the United States and Waterstones in the UK.
Specialist chess book shops in Europe selling Elk and Ruby books include Schach Niggemann in Germany (www.schachversand.de), New in Chess in the Netherlands (www.newinchess.com), De Beste Zet in the Netherlands (www.debestezet.nl), Chess Direct in the UK (www.chessdirect.co.uk), Variantes in France (www.variantes.com) and Norsk Sjakkforlag in Norway (www.sjakkbutikken.no). They will appear at Chess & Bridge in the UK (shop.chess.co.uk) towards the end of August 2018.
We can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org and on twitter @ilan_ruby