How to Survive a Totally Boring Summer by Alice DeLaCroix

syndetics-lcHow to Survive a Totally Boring Summer by Alice DeLaCroix. A new school year is almost ready to start – you’ve had all summer – did you do what you planned at the beginning?  Randall and his new best friend, Max, come up with some great ideas for the summer.  But their best idea, forming a chess club called the Checkmate Club, turns into a special community project with seniors.   If you enjoy playing chess or have always wanted to learn how to play, this is the book for you.