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.

USA Today Word Play

Author: David L. Hoyt
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740770357
Release Date: 2007-05-01
Genre: Games

"You can be sitting in the train working 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, The Japanese Times Three varieties of word puzzles meet for true wordsmiths: WHATZIT?, a word phrase game; Up and Down Words, a mix-and-match world clue game; and QuickCross, a mini crossword puzzle.

USA Today Everyday Sudoku

Author: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740769184
Release Date: 2007-08-01
Genre: Games

Not since the Rubik's Cube has a puzzle been this hot. . . . It can lower your blood pressure, relieve stress-even make you smarter. It might just be the least-harmful addiction around." -Newsweek * The nation's number-one newspaper offers puzzlers the ultimate Sudoku compilation, featuring 200 puzzles for five different skill levels. The first newspaper in the United States to publish addictive Sudoku puzzles, USA TODAY continues to satisfy puzzle lovers with this second Sudoku book collection, USA Today Everyday Sudoku: 200 Puzzles from The Nation's No. 1 Newspaper. * Features include an introductory how-to section followed by two hundred 9 x 9 Sudoku puzzles targeting five different levels of difficulty. A comprehensive answer key completes the collection.

USA TODAY Sudoku 2

Author: USA Today
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449401276
Release Date: 2011-02-15
Genre: Games

A collection of 200 sudoku puzzles in five difficulty levels branded with USA TODAY. USA TODAY was the first U.S. newspaper to carry daily sudoku puzzles.

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 Crossword 3

Author: USA Today
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449418274
Release Date: 2012-06-12
Genre: Games

USA TODAY Crossword 3 is a brand-new collection of 200 crosswords for puzzle-smiths of all skill levels. Crossword is a classic puzzle that continues to be one of the most popular puzzle types. Keep your mind sharp with this assortment from the nation's No. 1 newspaper and gaming authority, USA TODAY.

USA Today Word Roundup Word Search

Author: David L. Hoyt
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780740770340
Release Date: 2007-05-01
Genre: Games

You can be sitting in the train working 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, The Japanese Times The Nation's No. 1 Newspaper offers puzzle-smiths the ultimate book featuring a new collection of challenging conundrums. This collection offers traditional word searches, along with a popular variation called Word Roundup, which gives only clues to the words hidden within the puzzle; the actual words are for solvers to figure out.

USA Weekend The Big Book of Frame Games

Author: Terry Stickels
Publisher: Liberty Street
ISBN: 160320881X
Release Date: 2011-04-19
Genre: Games & Activities

FRAME GAMES, as seen every week for the last 10 years in USA WEEKEND magazine, are very popular and enjoyable word puzzles that represent a famous phrase, song, person, place, or movie in a unique, framed puzzle. By looking at the way the letters are formed and where they are placed in relation to the other letters, readers are challenged to piece together a solution. These artfully constructed brainteasers are a favorite among teachers, travelers, and puzzle-lovers alike. With 500 puzzles, this book is sure to keep you thoroughly entertained.

The Literary Pocket Puzzle Book

Author: Neil Somerville
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781510710788
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre: Games & Activities

Make a literary escape into the pages of a puzzle book! Are you bursting with literary knowledge that you’d like to put to the test? Or do you just want a moment’s distraction filling in a Harry Potter- or Lord of the Rings-themed crossword puzzle, looking up the names of Charles Dickens’s characters in a word search, or completing a Jane Austen sudoku puzzle? The Literary Pocket Puzzle Book offers puzzles of varying difficulty levels and literary themes that will amuse, excite, and inform. This handy, portable pocket-sized book features 120 craft conundrums that will keep you scratching your head over famous author pen names and obscure literary terms as you exercise your knowledge on Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Marcel Proust, Henry James, and James Joyce. These puzzles include: • Anagrams and cryptograms • Crosswords and word searches • Riddles and quizes • Sudoku • And many more! For all book-loving puzzle solvers or puzzle-loving book readers, The Literary Pocket Puzzle Book is the perfect avenue to unwind, or be challenged.

USA TODAY Sudoku 3

Author: USA Today
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 1449410022
Release Date: 2012-05-29
Genre: Games

USA TODAY Sudoku 3 is a collection of 200 sudoku puzzles in five difficulty levels branded with USA TODAY. USA TODAY was the first U.S. newspaper to carry daily sudoku puzzles.

Book of Puzzles and Enigmas

Author: Fabrice Mazza
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 9780785834540
Release Date: 2016-07-15
Genre: Games & Activities

Embark on the unrivaled adventures that await in the puzzles and stories of this ancient-themed collection! The Book of Puzzles & Enigmas looks like an ancient tome that's been sitting on a castle shelf for hundreds of years, though despite it's vintage appearance, it is in fact a new addition to your imaginative world. Illuminated lettering, tasteful illustration, and contemporary style make this book a highly original product. The puzzles inside range from simple riddles to challenging logic puzzles that will have you scratching your head for hours! Fun for the whole family, The Book of Puzzles & Enigmas contains more than 100 superb puzzles that are guaranteed to get your brain spinning and your mind whirring. Set in long ago mythical times, Merlin the Magician, Avalon, King Arthur, and other mythical people and places feature prominently. Within the pages of this beautiful book you will encounter a variety of fascinating brainteasers. There are logical conundrums (watchtower, Allegiance), number puzzles (Inkwell, Rosebush), lateral thinking posers (Mule Driver, Sphinx) and many more to uncover!

The Big Book of Mind bending Puzzles

Author: Terry Stickels
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 1402732554
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Games

Brainiacs on the prowl for challenging fun will find everything they're looking for in these cunning conundrums. Puzzle master Terry Stickels has created a mind-melting collection filled with hundreds of diverse and fiendishly tricky problems--including wordplay, math, analytic reasoning, logic, visual dilemmas, and code breaking. Figure out the next number in a series, find hidden phrases, and determine what a three-dimensional object would look like from two-dimensional drawings. Every puzzle provides a workout that strengthens mental muscles. And while these brainteasers do require concentration, they don't demand any special training or high-level math skills. A little practice, patience, and imagination are all it takes.

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!