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Easy Crosswords For Seniors For Dummies

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An easy-to-do puzzle-packed guide tailored to the interests of the older generation

Are you over the age of 55? Looking for some great crossword puzzles? Better yet, how about a collection of crosswords that is tailored to your interests? Look no further. This compilation of challenging and entertaining crossword puzzles is perfect for you if you want to challenge your brain, preserve mental fitness-or are just looking for some fun! It's a known fact that keeping the mind active...

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Overview

An easy-to-do puzzle-packed guide tailored to the interests of the older generation

Are you over the age of 55? Looking for some great crossword puzzles? Better yet, how about a collection of crosswords that is tailored to your interests? Look no further. This compilation of challenging and entertaining crossword puzzles is perfect for you if you want to challenge your brain, preserve mental fitness-or are just looking for some fun! It's a known fact that keeping the mind active and healthy can reduce the risk of such conditions as dementia; plus, puzzles have been proven to strengthen memory and mind function.

  • Features 150 brand-new, easy crossword puzzles created with your interests in mind
  • Puzzles are presented in large print, oversized format
  • Solving puzzles helps you maintain an active and productive mind
  • Puzzles are organized chronologically with themes, including TV, special shapes, history, and music through the decades
  • Includes a bonus "Part of Tens" chapter with ten different types of puzzles such as word search, fill-in, cryptogram, and others

Have a great time and stimulate your brain at the same time with Easy Crosswords For Seniors For Dummies!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470648704
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 11/2/2010
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 777,609
  • Product dimensions: 7.90 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Timothy E. Parker is the "World's Most Syndicated Puzzle Compiler" according to Guinness World Records. He is the creator and senior editor of the Universal Crossword and the author of the USA Today Crossword Calendar. Parker is also the author of Crosswords For Seniors For Dummies.

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Puzzle-Solving Strategies to Boost Brainpower.

Chapter 1: Getting to Know the Puzzles and How to Solve Them.

Chapter 2: Sharp as a Tack: Keeping Your Brain in Tiptop Shape.

Part II: Taking On the Puzzles.

Chapter 3: The Puzzles.

Part III: Checking the Solutions.

Chapter 4: The Solutions.

Part IV: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 5: Ten Tips for Solving Crosswords.

Chapter 6: Ten Other Puzzles and Games to Try.

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