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

399 Games, Puzzles & Trivia Challenges Specially Designed to Keep Your Brain Young. Lowest new price: $9.94
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Author: Nancy Linde
Brand: Workman Publishing

Based on the science that shows that people middle-aged or older who solve word games and brainteasers have a significant cognitive advantage over those who do not, 399 Games, Puzzles & Trivia Challenges is the illustrated game book specifically created to cross-train the brain. Here are 399 games to stretch, challenge, and push the reader, all of which stimulate the formation of neurons—literally, regrowing the brain.

Plus they’re not only good for you, but just plain good—these games are fun. 399 Games, Puzzles & Trivia is a lively mix of challenges, riddles, and brainteasers—all vetted by a neuroscientist who specializes in aging brains and designed to work the six key areas of cognitive function that are vulnerable in normal aging: long-term memory, working memory, executive functioning, attention to detail, multitasking, and processing speed. The games are arranged from easiest to most difficult and are labeled according to which cognitive functions they exercise so they can be mixed and matched into a custom “workout.” In just 15 minutes a day, anyone can improve his brain’s strength, flexibility, and long-term health.

Features:

  • Softcover; 424 pgs.
  • 399 Games, Puzzles & Trivia Questions.
  • Arranged from easiest to most difficult.
  • Labeled according to which cognitive functions they exercise.
  • A lively mix of challenges, riddles and brainteasers.

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USA TODAY Jumbo Puzzle Book 2: 400 Brain Games for Every Day

USA TODAY Jumbo Puzzle Book 2: 400 Brain Games for Every Day Lowest new price: $6.73
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Author: USA TODAY

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!

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USA TODAY Crossword 2: 200 Puzzles from The Nations No. 1 Newspaper (USA Today Crosswords)

USA TODAY Crossword 2: 200 Puzzles from The Nations No. 1 Newspaper (USA Today Crosswords) Lowest new price: $5.57
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Author: USA TODAY

The nation’s #1 newspaper, USA TODAY, presents a new collection of 200 crossword puzzles. The USA TODAY brand reaches over 6 million people daily.

The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) finds that cognitive puzzles such as crosswords "can bolster the mind in the same way that physical exercise protects and strengthens the body." This cranium compendium features 200 brain-boosting crosswords from The Nation's No. 1 Newspaper, USA TODAY.

Puzzlesmiths of all skill levels will enjoy this ultimate puzzling challenge offering hours of enlightening entertainment and brain-bolstering fun from America's trusted news--and gaming--authority, USA TODAY. Keep your brain in shape with USA Today Crossword 2.

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The New York Times Light and Easy Crossword Puzzles

The New York Times Light and Easy Crossword Puzzles Lowest new price: $2.97
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Author: The New York Times

From the #1 name in crosswords-The New York Times--and Will Shortz, "the crossword king" (Steve Kroft, 60 Minutes), comes another thrilling book of crosswords. These 130 New York Times crosswords have been chosen from puzzles published in the Monday and Tuesday editions of the paper, and features the easiest and most popular puzzles for readers looking for the satisfaction of successful solving. Whether you're waiting for your flight to take off, sipping an espresso at the coffee bar, or lying by the poolside, this compact edition easily fits into your purse or briefcase so that it can go wherever you go!

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My Best Mathematical and Logic Puzzles (Dover Recreational Math)

My Best Mathematical and Logic Puzzles (Dover Recreational Math) Lowest new price: $1.44
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Author: Martin Gardner
Brand: Dover Publications

The noted expert and longtime author of Scientific American's Mathematical Games column selects 70 of his favorite "short" puzzles. Enthusiasts can challenge their skills with such mind-bogglers as The Returning Explorer, The Mutilated Chessboard, Scrambled Box Tops, Bronx vs. Brooklyn, and dozens more involving logic and basic math. Complete solutions included.

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The Total Brain Workout: 450 Puzzles to Sharpen Your Mind, Improve Your Memory & Keep Your Brain Fit

The Total Brain Workout: 450 Puzzles to Sharpen Your Mind, Improve Your Memory & Keep Your Brain Fit Lowest new price: $9.83
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Author: Marcel Danesi

Did you know that different parts of your brain control different functions, and that with exercise, you can make each part of your brain stronger?

In The Total Brain Workout you'll find 450 fun, challenging and absorbing puzzles designed to specifically target the core parts of your brain that control language, logic, memory, reasoning and visual perception. Each set of puzzles ranges from easy to challenging, and is presented with information on the area of your brain being targeted and the functions it controls, so you can customize your own workout to the specific areas you want to improve.

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Brain Games #1: Lower Your Brain Age in Minutes a Day (Brain Games (Numbered))

Brain Games #1: Lower Your Brain Age in Minutes a Day (Brain Games (Numbered)) Lowest new price: $6.33
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Brand: PUBLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL, LTD
Model: PUB3354200

This is the first book in the popular Brain Games: Lower Your Brain Age in Minutes a Day series, which was developed to help people increase their memory, sharpen their reasoning, and expand their creative thinking. Working the puzzles in this book can provide a vigorous mental workout for virtually everyone from teenagers to senior citizens.

* Check out the Table of Contents
* Work these Sample Puzzles

The book is divided into five sections of puzzles, each progressively more difficult. Self-assessment questionnaires help you gauge your progress, and solutions to all the puzzles are provided in the final section of the book. Like physical exercise, mental exercise needs to be varied for optimal results, and Brain Games #1 challenges you with puzzles of every type:

* Anagrams
* Crosswords
* Cryptograms
* Drawing Exercises
* Language Puzzles
* Logic Puzzles
* Math Puzzles
* Mazes
* Memory
* Observation and Perspective Puzzles
* Sequencing
* Visual Logic Puzzles
* Word Searches

Brain Games: Lower Your Brain Age in Minutes a Day was developed in consultation with Elkhonon Goldberg, Ph.D., a neuropsychologist who created the Cognitive Enhancement Program, a fitness center for the brain. Mr. Goldberg is the author of The Wisdom Paradox: How Your Mind Can Grow Stronger as Your Brain Grows Older.

Features:

  • Brain Games 1: Memory Reasoning
  • Creative Thinkingmore
  • Category: Games & Activities
  • Learning Materials
  • Critical Thinking

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The Greatest Dot-to-Dot Book in the World, Book 1

The Greatest Dot-to-Dot Book in the World, Book 1 Lowest new price: $3.88
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Author: David Kalvitis
Brand: Monkeying Around

The Greatest Dot-to-Dot Book in the World is a challenging collection of connect-the-dot surprises that stands apart because of its complexity and variety. In addition to traditional dot-to-dots, there are unique innovations and variations for those who can count into the hundreds and follow simple instructions. Readers will appreciate the fact that they can't tell what the images are before they start, as well as the twists and playful challenges that maintain excitement throughout the book. The final pictures cover a broad subject range, adding to the surprise element. This is a relaxing and fun book that will entertain young and old alike. Ages 8 to adult.

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The New York Times Will Shortz's Favorite Sunday Crossword Puzzles: From the Pages of The New York Times

The New York Times Will Shortz's Favorite Sunday Crossword Puzzles: From the Pages of The New York Times Lowest new price: $4.99
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Author: The New York Times
Brand: St. Martin's Griffin

The Biggest and Best Sunday Crosswords Ever Published in The New York Times!

The New York Times Sunday crosswords are America's favorite puzzles, and under the leadership of legendary Times crossword editor Will Shortz, the Sunday puzzles have become even more renowned, featuring virtuoso contstruction, clever clues, and increased wordplay, as well as fresh vocabulary, and a hip, contemporary attitude.

Now Shortz has chosen his fifty all-time favorite Sunday puzzles from the pages of the Times and collected them all in this volume. Once you start these puzzles, you won't be able to stop!

* Special introduction by Will Shortz
* Personal commentary from Will Shortz on why each puzzle made his list of all-time greats
* Creative themes, wordplay, and amazing tricks-each puzzle has something that makes it one of the best ever!
* Sunday puzzles are up to 40% bigger than weekday-size puzzles, with fewer black squares and more inventive themes

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Lollipop Logic: Grades K-2, Book 1

Lollipop Logic: Grades K-2, Book 1 Lowest new price: $6.37
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Author: Bonnie Risby

What a tantalizing treat for young minds! Seven different thinking skills--relationships, analogies, sequences, deduction, inference, pattern decoding, and critical analysis--are presented in a format designed to appeal to the pre-reader. Lollipop Logic employs visual and pictorial clues to introduce and reinforce high-powered thinking. This one-of-kind tool gives wings to pre-readers and non-readers. This unique book introduces complex thinking skills without the fetters of lexical meaning. Lollipop Logic is the perfect instrument for many young learners. It is simple to use and simpler for youngsters to understand. Best of all, it alleviates the encumbrances of reading ability for young minds ready to soar into the stratosphere of thinking skills far beyond their reading levels.

For more advanced logic activities, refer to Logic Countdown, Logic Liftoff, Orbiting with Logic, and Logic Safari Books 1, 2, and 3.

Grades K–2

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