Zen And The Art Of Crossword Puzzles: A Journey Down And Across

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The 15 million Americans who do crossword puzzles know that it's far more than just a hobby. Zen and the Art of Crossword Puzzles is a fun and philosophical look at this beloved pastime-from why we love crossword puzzles and how they benefit us in unexpected ways, to puzzle solving as a spiritual practice and how that practice contributes to our self-awareness and personal growth.Inside you'll find:
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Overview

The 15 million Americans who do crossword puzzles know that it's far more than just a hobby. Zen and the Art of Crossword Puzzles is a fun and philosophical look at this beloved pastime-from why we love crossword puzzles and how they benefit us in unexpected ways, to puzzle solving as a spiritual practice and how that practice contributes to our self-awareness and personal growth.Inside you'll find:
  • Yoga for the brain-the link between crosswords and mental agility
  • Pen or pencil?-a profound choice
  • It takes a village-building community with crosswords
  • Puzzle gurus-interviews with renowned crossword creators

Each chapter opens with a puzzle, luring puzzle fans into a crossword journey rich with meaning and magic. The first book of its kind, Zen and the Art of Crossword Puzzles is sure to be a hit with crossword puzzle lovers everywhere.

Author Biography:
Nikki Katz (San Diego, CA) is an experienced puzzle solver with a degree in aerospace engineering. She has a keen knowledge of ciphers, decoding, creating new codes, and placing content into code. She has authored The Everything Card Games Book and The Everything Cryptograms Book.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781593375638
  • Publisher: F & W Media Inc
  • Publication date: 6/7/2006
  • Pages: 226
  • Product dimensions: 5.25 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.48 (d)

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