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About Dr Gareth Moore
Dr Gareth Moore is the best-selling author of The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book, Brain Games for Clever Kids, The Mindfulness Puzzle Books series, The Mammoth Book of New Sudoku and many more titles.
Find him online at www.DrGarethMoore.com.
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Learn to open your mind and unlock your natural abilities to solve all kinds of real-life conundrums with this programme designed to improve your lateral thinking, from bestselling brain-training and puzzle book author Gareth Moore.
Sideways thinking; moving away from traditional modes of thought; discarding the obvious: lateral thinking is an effective, alternative approach to problem-solving.
Showing you how to tackle problems creatively and solve brain-teasers by thinking outside the box, Lateral Logic will help you develop useful problem-solving skills for all areas of your everyday life.
This is not a regular puzzle book, but a specially developed programme to help you improve your mental agility as you enjoy the challenging puzzles.
With puzzles including creative visualization and logic teasers, this helpful book will help you to open your mind and become more productive.
My mind rebels at stagnation. Give me problems, give me work, give me the most abstruse cryptogram or the most intricate analysis, and I am in my own proper atmosphere.
-Sherlock Holmes, The Sign of the Four.
Pit your wits against the greatest detective of them all with this collection of over 130 fiendish and hugely entertaining puzzles and enigmas.Some involve riddles, some plays on words, and some rely on mathematical principles. Use your powers of logical deduction, and see if you can match the towering intellect of Sherlock Holmes.
Not only does this collection include brilliant puzzles to ponder over, but it presents these quandaries within exchanges between Holmes and Watson. In this way, this puzzle book retains the same cosy Victorian charm that Holmes' tales are so loved for.
Featuring the original pen and ink illustrations by Sidney Paget and George Hutchinson, this gorgeously designed puzzle book will immerse you in Holmes's mysteries and keep you entertained for hours!
Ever walked into a room and then forgotten why you went in there? Are you forever misplacing your purse or car keys? Do you increasingly forget the names of people and places?
It doesn't have to be this way and Stay Sharp! is filled with practical advice and exercises created to keep our brains active in later life.
Based on the latest neuroscience, Stay Sharp! is packed with a range of entertaining puzzles – including logic tests, mystery games and word games – all specially designed to boost concentration, enhance memory and sharpen cognitive powers.
For any of us who are unsure about how we should look after our ageing brains, and looking for puzzles and exercises to improve mental sharpness and brain fitness, this is the perfect book!
Available now: the biggest and best quiz book about the deep blue!
Think you know the difference between a ship and a boat? Do you really understand the shipping forecast? And what do all the different flags at sea mean?
The Nautical Puzzle Book is packed to the brim with over 100 puzzles inspired by the National Maritime Museum's objects and their stories.
Inside this book you'll find a fiendish mix of word games, codewords, trivia, picture puzzles, word scrambles, anagrams, crosswords and much more. It's a chance to learn all about epic explorers, history makers, record breakers, myths, legends, seafaring traditions and life at sea.
By the time you reach the end you'll have navigated centuries of history, crossed thousands of miles of ocean, and made countless discoveries - so batten down the hatches and set sail!
The perfect gift for veteran seafarers and armchair navigators alike. Find out if you're worthy of captaincy or destined to be a deck hand in this beautiful and addictive puzzle book! If you're bored of Zoom Quizzes, then this is the book for all the family.
Vous avez le sentiment que votre cerveau ne fonctionne pas à plein régime et vous avez envie de passer à la vitesse supérieure ? Attention, ces casse-têtes vont vous donner du fil à retordre !
Comme le corps, le cerveau a besoin d’exercice. Pour vous aider, le Dr Gareth Moore a conçu un programme de 40 jours pour développer une gymnastique mentale régulière et aiguiser ainsi votre agilité cognitive.
Pendant 40 jours, une prescription de choc pour des résultats garantis !
Un programme spécifiquement élaboré pour optimiser vos performances cérébrales.
Des techniques à l’efficacité prouvée pour développer et conserver votre agilité mentale.
Test your knowledge and get to know the real London.
Can you find your way from Bond Street to Kentish Town on a word ladder?
Can you crack a 1950s underground code?
Puzzle your way across London with this official TfL quiz book and over 200 word puzzles, cryptic clues, number games, anagrams and spot-the-difference challenges.
Explore the capital from a whole new point of view, through the maps, posters and other fascinating artifacts of the iconic Underground, stored in Transport for London’s archive.
Turn art history on its head by testing your brainpower and perception on some the world's most iconic paintings. Journey from ancient Egypt to 1980s New York solving riddles, discovering hidden secrets and challenging your general knowledge.
Esteemed art historian Susie Hodge and leading brain trainer Dr Gareth Moore introduce you to 36 iconic pieces of art – including Botticelli's Primavera, Van Gogh's The Starry Night and Picasso's Guernica. For each painting, they reveal fascinating facts about the work and artist (and give clues on what to look for), before challenging you to decipher the art for yourself through carefully crafted questions. Look at art in new ways as you:
- Decode the hieroglyphs from the Book of the Dead
- Find new symbols in The Arnolfini Portrait
- Solve riddles based on The Garden of Earthly Delights
- Navigate M.C. Escher's gravity-defying staircases
- Reassemble the Mondrian
Featuring artworks by Botticelli, Hieronymus Bosch, Michelangelo, Caravaggio, Artemisia Gentileschi, Diego Velazquez, Johannes Vermeer, Francisco de Goya, Hiroshige, Claude Monet, Vincent van Gogh, Sonia Delaunay, Joan Miro, Piet Mondrian, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali, Frida Kahlo, M.C. Escher, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and more.
Quiz your family at home with crosswords, puzzles and games.
- This e-book is best viewed on Kindle Fire in landscape view to optimise your experience.
The ultimate geographical challenge from the world’s leading atlas makers. World mapping quizzes and puzzles to test how well you know your countries, flags and capital cities
An ingenious mix of word games, trivia questions, brain teasers, anagrams and mathematical conundrums that will keep your mind working for hours. These fiendish mapping quizzes and puzzles are devised by Gareth Moore, author of best-selling Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book.
- Test your geographical knowledge of countries, cities, rivers, mountains and much more
- Challenge your knowledge of world themes from climate to health
- Fiendish mapping quizzes and puzzles
- Includes a unique world crossword with more than 150 clues!
Parviendrez-vous à démêler les casse-têtes les plus improbables que vous soumet le Chapelier fou ? À déchiffrer les messages cryptés les plus mystérieux du Chat de Cheshire ? Ou encore à déjouer les funestes plans de la terrible Reine de Cœur ?
Faites appel à votre logique et à vos petites cellules grises ! Mais avant de vous lancer dans ce périple incroyable, un dernier conseil : faites attention à votre tête !
Tout en vous amusant, décryptez ces énigmes originales et inédites, testez votre esprit de déduction et aiguisez votre sens de l’observation.
Your mind is what makes you tick, so keeping it in tip-top condition is as important as taking care of your body. By performing mental workouts you can build your brain power and keep your mind alert and agile well into old age. Brain Workout offers a mental gymnasium to keep your brain in trim. Here are dozens of tips for building up your mental muscles, as well as a program of exercises from gentle limbering-up to more complex challenges.
Learn to hone your logical reasoning, number and word skills, pattern recognition, short- and long-term memory, comprehension, creative thinking, problem-solving, and much else besides. The exercises are fun to do and carefully devised to ensure you make progress across the whole spectrum of abilities. Self-testing enables you to assess your performance – you can learn as much from being wrong as from being right! Working systematically through the book, in no time you’ll be boosting your brain to peak efficiency. Get up to speed with Brain Workout. Stretch yourself to new limits. Give yourself the chance to excel.
Ahoy! You're an accidental pilot aboard a submarine that's sinking fast! Solve the puzzles to take control and navigate safely back to land. Devised by an expert on brain training, these mental gymnastics—and a friendly dolphin—will see you through your ocean adventure! You can't skip a puzzle, but there are hints to help and full answers to get you on your way.
You just need the simplest everyday items to try these teasers and challenges—but they all stre-e-e-etch your powers of imagination and deduction! See how to...
● make objects appear and disappear
● step through a piece of paper
● create matchstick challenges
● do card tricks
...and lots more. Devised by an expert on brain training, these visual conundrums and fun games will inspire you to find smart solutions to ticklish problems! There are handy tips if you need help, plus an answer key at the back!