Triple-stack means triple-solving goodness--and a unique challenge for word lovers Each of these 72 daily-sized puzzles features wide-open grids with at least one set of three 15-letter answers stacked on top of each other. This is one tough feat to accomplish, but puzzle-making genius Ashwood-Smith makes it look easy. In addition to the challenging triple-stacking, crossword mavens get tons of clever clues featuring all manner of wordplay.
These large-print puzzles may be easy on the eyes, but they still challenge the brainThis brand new large-print collection, edited by crossword king Will Shortz, features: - 120 easy-to-read crossword puzzles
- All levels of difficulty
- Fun, fresh clues from the pages of The New York Times
-100 daily-size puzzles from the pages of the New York Times
-Known for their wit and intelligence
-Recognized as the standard by which all other puzzles are measured
-Representing the work of some of the nation's finest constructors
With more than 1,300,000 answers, this volume contains more than twice as many words as any other crossword dictionary.
Meticulously compiled by two crossword professionals with a combined fifty years in the field and based on a massive analysis of current crosswords, there has never been a crossword dictionary with the breadth, depth, and currency of this one. From Jim Carrey to Sister Carrie, Homer Simpson to Homer's Iliad, the wide-ranging entries include 500,000+ synonyms, 3,000+ literary works, 3,000+ films, 20,000+ famous people from all fields, and more than 50,000 fill-in-the-blank clues so popular in today's crosswords.
Featuring an introduction by New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz, The Million Word Crossword Dictionary makes every other crossword dictionary obsolete.
This updated edition offers thousands of new entries, including slang terms; brand names; celebrity names; and the latest films, novelists' works, sports Hall of Famers, automobile models, and more. The new, larger type size makes finding the answers easier than ever.
Got a moment to spare? On a long journey? Want to keep your brain in tip top shape? Then dip into this large print puzzle book, containing loads of fun word search puzzles, presented in a variety of shapes and difficulties. Organized by theme, from People, Places & Stories to The Natural World, there's something for everyone, and it's bound to keep you busy. When you've finished a puzzle or finally give up, check out the answers in the back.
SCRABBLE game fans, beginners and pros, here's the book you've been waiting for: the first-ever SCRABBLE how-to book written by the National SCRABBLE Association. Now you can become a better player at every level of skill. Learn:
Basic play-making for surefire results
How to turn your worst nightmare-- "Q"-- into your best friend: a winners' list of "Q" words with and without "U"
How to become an expert by using the terrific "twos"-- a complete list of two-letter words that can boost your scoring average by thirty to forty points per game
How to maximize your score with bonus squares and parallel play-- including triple triples, the pinnacle of SCRABBLE scoring success
How to make more seven-letter plays-- and earn a fifty point bonus
A step-by-step guide to board strategy and secrets to getting better tiles
How to get your words' worth with high-point tiles "J", "X" and "Z"-- a list of three and four-letter words
Acceptable words with no vowels
How the world's greatest players win their games-- fifteen examples of outstanding SCRABBLE play
This extensively illustrated official guidebook brings you all the facets of the game and the entire worldwide SCRABBLE culture, including the clubs, tournaments, champions and rules, plus a complete history of the game and a rare interview with SCRABBLE's inventor, the late Alfred Mosher Butts.
Brain Bend is a unique book featuring 25 wild, vibrant, architecturally themed mazes, along with black-and-white versions of the same artwork for coloring in. Artist and illustrator Mister Mourao's stunning, mind-bending designs, which range in style from joyfully freeform to impressively structured, offer a stimulating visual challenge to maze and coloring enthusiasts. Includes maze solutions at the back of the book.
Perforated pages make it easy to remove the designs, and high-quality, heavy, uncoated paper make them a pleasure to solve and color.
Offering 100 Sudoku puzzles specifically created to be simple and quick to solve, Pocket Posh Easy Sudoku 5 is perfect for puzzlers of all skill levels.This collection of 100 Sudoku puzzles created for fast and easy solving is perfect for the advanced puzzler wanting a swift puzzle to solve or a beginner looking to tackle a realistic challenge. With more than 5 million copies in print, the Pocket Posh puzzle series is a great way to exercise your mind--and look great while doing it A free trial subscription to The Puzzle Society adds extra value.