Will Shortz Presents The Monster Book of KenKen: 300 Easy to Hard Logic Puzzles That Make You Smarter

Will Shortz Presents The Monster Book of KenKen: 300 Easy to Hard Logic Puzzles That Make You Smarter

by Will Shortz, Tetsuya Miyamoto, KenKen Puzzle, LLC, KenKen Puzzle Staff
     
 

This monster edition of KenKen contains 300 3x3 to 9x9 size puzzles with "How to Solve" instructions and an introduction by puzzlemaster Will Shortz. The puzzles use all four mathematical operations and increase in difficulty.

Features:
· 300 easy-to-hard sudoku
· Edited by legendary New York Times crossword editor Will

Overview

This monster edition of KenKen contains 300 3x3 to 9x9 size puzzles with "How to Solve" instructions and an introduction by puzzlemaster Will Shortz. The puzzles use all four mathematical operations and increase in difficulty.

Features:
· 300 easy-to-hard sudoku
· Edited by legendary New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz
· Big grids with lots of space for easy solving

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

“A puzzling global phenomenon” —The Economist

“The biggest craze to hit The Times since the first crossword puzzle was published in 1935.” —The Times of London

“England's most addictive newspaper puzzle.” —New York magazine

“The latest craze in games” —BBC News

“Sudoku is dangerous stuff. Forget work and family—think papers hurled across the room and industrial-sized blobs of correction fluid. I love it!” —The Times of London

“Sudokus are to the first decade of the 21st century what Rubik's Cube was to the 1970s.” —The Daily Telegraph

“Britain has a new addiction. Hunched over newspapers on crowded subway trains, sneaking secret peeks in the office, a puzzle-crazy nation is trying to slot numbers into small checkerboard grids.” —Associated Press

“Forget crosswords.” —The Christian Science Monitor

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312654337
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
11/09/2010
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
590,475
Product dimensions:
6.92(w) x 11.28(h) x 0.98(d)

Meet the Author

TETSUYA MIYAMOTO, the creator of KenKen, is a math teacher who runs a unique mathematics class for grade school children in Japan where he practices "The Art of Teaching Without Teaching." His teaching method and use of KenKen in his classroom has proven extremely successful. His students regularly go on to be accepted at the most prestigious schools in Tokyo.

WILL SHORTZ has been the crossword puzzle editor of The New York Times since 1993. He is also the puzzlemaster on NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday and is founder and director of the annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. He has edited countless books of crossword puzzles, Sudoku, KenKen, and all manner of brain-busters.

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