Put your noggin to the test with the most famous brain games of all time
Puzzles and brainteasers can be found throughout history and around the world. This book collects 125 of the most popular and challenging mind benders for hours of fun-filled entertainment that helps sharpen your logic, language, and problem-solving skills.
- Fun for everyone—You don’t need any special skills to solve these puzzles, and clues and answer keys help you if you get stumped.
- 5 Challenge levels—Each section gets harder as you move through the book, so you can push your limits, or find puzzles the whole family can try.
- Hints of history—Every time you tackle a new puzzle, you’ll learn fun facts about where it comes from and how long it’s been around.
Get ready to sharpen your mind with the ultimate book of mind-blowing brain teasers.
About the author
MARCEL DANESI teaches on the history of puzzles at Victoria College of the University of Toronto. Danesi has written puzzles for Reader’s Digest, The Toronto Star, and also maintains a blog on puzzles for Psychology Today. He has also published several best-selling puzzle books, such as The Total Brain Workout and The Complete Brain Workout.
Other titles by Marcel Danesi
The Ultimate Brain Health Puzzle Book for Adults, Vol. 2
Even More Crosswords, Sudoku, Cryptograms, Word Searches, Logic Grids, and Calcudoku Puzzles!
Master Your Mind
Critical-Thinking Exercises and Activities to Boost Brain Power and Think Smarter
The Quest for Meaning
A Guide to Semiotic Theory and Practice, Second Edition
The Total Brain Workout
450 Puzzles to Sharpen Your Mind, Improve Your Memory & Keep Your Brain Fit
Mathematics in Ten Great Ideas
The Art of the Lie
How the Manipulation of Language Affects Our Minds
From Flappers to Rappers
The Origins, Evolution, and Demise of Youth Culture
Murder in Plain English
From Manifestos to Memes--Looking at Murder through the Words of Killers
The Complete Brain Workout
500 New Puzzles to Exercise Your Brain and Maximize Your Memory