USA TODAY Jumbo Puzzle Book 2

Author: USA Today
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740785399
Release Date: 2009-09-15
Genre: Games

Bigger is definitely better in the case of the second oversized puzzle book from the world's top newspaper. The USA TODAY Jumbo Puzzle Book 2 is a collection of brain games including 400 puzzles that will amuse and entertain. Logic, crossword, Sudoku, Word Roundup, and Hidato will keep fans busy for hours and hours. This hefty tome features twice the number of puzzles than most books and for just a few dollars more. Sharpen your pencils and get ready for challenging fun!

USA TODAY Jumbo Puzzle Book

Author: USA Today
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740777516
Release Date: 2008-09-01
Genre: Games

You can be sitting in the train working on a puzzle but it can take you far away from the everyday. Before you know it you're at your stop or about to pass it. It's not like you were even in the train. It's something different, something removed from the ordinary." --Maki Kaji, Japanese Times The Nation's No. 1 Newspaper offers puzzlesmiths the ultimate cranium compendium boasting five challenging mind teasers. USA TODAY is America's most recognized newspaper reaching more than 5 million people each day. Now, USA TODAY has collected five popular game formats into one book, including: Logic Puzzles, Crossword, Killer Sudoku, and Hitori. Complete with 400 puzzles (that's twice the size of comparable game books), USA TODAY Jumbo Puzzle Book includes an introductory chapter that offers solution tips as well as a concluding chapter that reveals all the answers. Pen and pencil puzzles are big business. According to a national poll by the American Society on Aging, 84 percent of people report that they spend time daily in activities that are good for brain health.

399 Games Puzzles Trivia Challenges Specially Designed to Keep Your Brain Young

Author: Nancy Linde
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 9780761168256
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Games

Based on the science that shows that people who solve brainteasers have a significant cognitive advantage, this illustrated game book specifically was created to cross-train the brain. Here are 399 games to stretch the reader, all of which stimulate neurons--literally, regrowing the brain.

Txtpert

Author: USA Today
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740791185
Release Date: 2010-04-06
Genre: Games

Txtpert was launched on the puzzle page of USA TODAY in August 08. In this Crossword puzzle, clues are numbers that must be deciphered into words using a telephone keypad to decode the clues. For example, 2 could be A, B, or C . . . and 3456 could be FILM; 5678 could be LOST.

USA TODAY Up Down Words Infinity

Author: David L. (CRT) Hoyt
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449410018
Release Date: 2012-05-01
Genre: Games

USA TODAY Up and Down Words Infinity is a new puzzle book concept based on the hit puzzle featured each day in USA TODAY. In Up and Down Words Infinity, the second half of an answer becomes the first half of the next answer. Once started, Up and Down Words Infinity don't stop. The last half of the answer on the bottom of a page becomes the first half of the next answer on the following page. The book becomes one connected puzzle that can be played in sections. Solvers can work forward or backward from anywhere in the book. Packaged in a compact 4 x 6 trim size, USA TODAY Up and Down Words Infinity is the perfect puzzle book for the commute or the waiting room. The book fits easily into any size bag or briefcase.

Adult Puzzle Book

Author: Marshall Koontz
Publisher:
ISBN: 1680320696
Release Date: 2014-11-23
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Challenge your brain! A puzzle book offers a wide variety of ways that an adult can sharpen their thinking, memory, reasoning, concentration, attention and non-verbal skills. Doing puzzles on a regular basis benefits brain health! Crosswords and Sudoku puzzles to challenge your mind!

Ultimate Mind Games

Author: Parragon Books Ltd
Publisher: Parragon
ISBN: 1474815111
Release Date: 2015-07-31
Genre: Games & Activities

Are you ready to rise to the ultimate brain-training challenge? Ultimate Mind Games has over 400 puzzles that will help you sharpen your mind and keep you thoroughly entertained.

Jumbo Variety Puzzles Palooza

Author: Patrick Merrell
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment
ISBN: 1603208925
Release Date: 2011-05-10
Genre: Games

Jumbo Variety Puzzles follows the successful Jumbo Sudoku series which has sold over 800,000 copies. If you are sick and tired of doing the same type of puzzle over and over again you will love this new book. With over 300 puzzles and 11 types of puzzles this book guarantees you will never be bored. Some of the many puzzle types include crossword, cryptogram, word search, sudoku, picture puzzle, drop down quotes, acrostic, logic maze, and many more! With familiar and new types of puzzles, your brain is sure to get a workout, and you will have tons of fun finding the answers!

The Little Book of Big Word Puzzles

Author: David Hoyt
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 0761180885
Release Date: 2015-07-14
Genre: Games

It's a word-puzzle lover's dream team: David L. Hoyt, the most syndicated puzzle? writer in the country, and Merriam-Webster, America's most trusted dictionary. Published? in visually striking full color, here are over 450 inventive, entertaining, and truly challenging word games and puzzles designed to stretch the mind and even increase vocabulary. And it's in the format that users love—the travel-friendly, gift-friendly? 4" x 6" chunky size. In Mixed-Up Definition, unscramble the letters to reveal the definition of a given word. In Syllabary, use the clues to link syllables in a grid to create words. In Cross'd Word Connections, find the letters in common to help solve a series of four crossword puzzles. Plus Dictionary Race Winder, Make the Connection, Color Word Chains, Prism Word Finder, and other clever riffs on word searches. The book features 20 puzzle types, which are arranged in a mixed fashion throughout for maximum variety and stimulation. They range in difficulty from an easy “1” to a brain-busting “10”—so puzzle lovers of all skill levels will be tested— and include spaces for recording completion times. Each puzzle type is explained in clear instructions, and all answers are printed in the back.

The Brainiest Insaniest Ultimate Puzzle Book

Author: Robert Leighton
Publisher: Workman Publishing
ISBN: 0761143866
Release Date: 2006-12
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Fully illustrated in color, this treasure trove features 250 puzzles on every imaginable theme and subject. The book is a bonanza of mazes, word games, visual and logic puzzles, and more.

Large Print Word Search Puzzles 3

Author: Amy Goldstein
Publisher:
ISBN: 145491498X
Release Date: 2015-04-07
Genre: Games

Even though it's bedtime, these mischievous kittens will do whatever they can to stay awake. But despite all their sneaky requests for milk, blankets, and pillows, they'll soon be tucked in and tuckered out!

Puzzle Books for Adults Games Puzzles Trivia Challenges Specially Designed to Keep Your Brain Young

Author: Speedy Publishing LLC
Publisher:
ISBN: 1633838854
Release Date: 2014-08-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A puzzle book benefits adults by stimulating the brain to remain active and healthy. Research proves that working on puzzles not only can help to improve memory skills in adults, they encourage more blood flow to the brain that can be helpful in slowing down the aging process. A puzzle book offers a wide variety of ways that an adult can sharpen their thinking, memory, reasoning, concentration, attention and non-verbal skills. Doing puzzles on a regular basis benefits brain health!

The New York Times Monday Crossword Puzzle Omnibus

Author: The New York Times
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1250025230
Release Date: 2013-02-05
Genre: Games

Monday might not be your favorite day to head to the office but if you're a crossword solver who enjoys the Times's easiest puzzles, you can't wait for Monday to roll around. This first volume of our new series collects all your favorite start-of-the week puzzles in one huge omnibus. Features: - 200 easy Monday crosswords - Big omnibus volume is a great value for solvers - The New York Times-the #1 brand name in crosswords - Edited by Will Shortz: the celebrity of U.S. crossword puzzling