I will never forget the kindness Laura and Dan Sherman showed to me when I was needing some coaching in preparation for my charitable chess match with Shira Evans a few years ago. Shira still won all of our games, but I was able to put up a fight thanks to Dan's coaching (he spent over an hour with me on the telephone and also reviewed some of my games and gave me practical, helpful pointers a/k/a tactics). In my book, they are good people.
Laura Sherman and her co-writer, Bill Kirkpatrick, have a new book out:
Publisher: Mongoose Press
Date of publish: April 16, 2012
You can read more about it at Amazon. There is also a very short animated video: