Sudoku is a logic-based puzzle game that enjoys immense popularity as a newspaper puzzle, computer and mobile game, and board game.
The Sudoku Challenge : 200 Puzzles to Strain Your Brain!
It's a sudoku addict's dream collection: 200 fantastic puzzles in a range of levels, some simple enough for a child to complete and other brainbusting grids that only a master can handle -- but everyone will want to try. Plus, each unique puzzle is generated by hand, not computer, to make a more satisfying experience. It's so absorbing that solvers won't know where the time went while they've worked their way logically from the Quick and Easy section through Tricky Brain-teasers, until finally reaching and conquering The Ultimate Challenge. Because it's in a handy pocket-size, too, you can play anywhere!
Millions of people love these deceptively simple brainteasers. Originating in Japan, the word Sudoku roughly translates to "the number that is alone". Start with a 9x9 grid, where some of the squares are pre-filled with numbers. The challenge is to fill in the rest of the grid with numbers so that every 3x3 box contains the digits 1 through 9 without repeating a digit in a row or column. This is the most complete book of Sudoku puzzles! Four levels of skill: Easy, medium, hard and fiendish. Contains 200 puzzles, including the traditional 9x9 grid as a well as 16x16 grids and circular shaped for advanced levels. Solutions included.
The Sudoku Book: An Introduction to Su Doku with 101 Puzzles
This book provides an excellent introduction to Sudoku, complete with background, history, and helpful tips. 101 Sudoku puzzles usually involve a 3 x 3 grid of nine 3 x 3 boxes. Some numbers are filled in, many spaces are blank -- and your job is to fill in the spaces using the numbers 1 through 9, making sure that all of them appear only once in every column, row, and 3 x 3 box. The puzzle here start off nice and easy, and work they way up gradually into the realm of skull-bending sudoku madness! Includes all the solutions (no peeking!).
Master Sudoku : Step-by-Step Instructions for Players at All Levels
Whether you're one of the millions of people already obsessed with the number puzzles called Sudoku (a Japanese logic game that's like a combination of a crossword puzzle and a Rubik's Cube) or you're just being introduced to this addicting game, Master Sudoku has a puzzle for you. Here, the UK's leading Sudoku expert, Carol Vorderman, offers 200 puzzles for Sudokuists at every level, ranging from easy to super difficult, with clear instructions and crucial secrets that will help you finish puzzles in record time. The faster you are, the higher your score! Engrossing, challenging, and totally addictive, Master Sudoku is chock-full of fun.
Sudoku Easy to Hard Presented by Will Shortz, Volume 1 : 100 Wordless Crossword Puzzles
This brand-new collection features original, easy-to-solve sudoku from Will Shortz, along with an introduction that explains these fascinating puzzles and how to solve them. Once you've mastered the easier sudoku, try the last ten puzzles designed to challenge those who want to give their brains more of a workout. If you're a crossword fan, a fan of logic puzzles, or just a puzzle lover in general, you will be engrossed and delighted with sudoku!
Sudoku Easy to Hard Presented by Will Shortz, Volume 2 : 100 Wordless Crossword Puzzles
From puzzlemaster and New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz comes sudoku, the new "wordless crossword" puzzle that's taking the world by storm! Once you start, you won't want to stop. These addictive puzzles are easy to explain--just fill the grid with numbers according to the few simple rules--but incredibly fun and engaging to complete. You don't need any mathematics knowledge: Just supply a pencil and an inquisitive mind.
Su Doku for Dummies
Su Doku For Dummies offers more puzzles than any other book available. This guide is perfect for newcomers to Su Doku as well as experienced Su Doku players looking to improve their game and addicts who just can't get enough new puzzles! Su Doku (or Sudoku) has been dubbed the Rubik's Cube of the 21st century, it's a cryptic and highly addictive puzzle that involves inserting numbers in a 9x9 grid and making sure that every row and every column and every 3x3 box within the bigger grid contains all the digits from one to nine. All it takes is the ability to identify the numerals 1-9, a sense for logic, a methodical cast of mind and a large measure of application to boot.
Sudoku : More than 200 Fun and Challenging Japanese Number Puzzles
These popular logic puzzles from Japan are taking the world by storm! Sudoku looks like arithmetic but requires just logic. Each puzzle consists of a grid of nine rows by nine, split into nine boxes nine squares each. The aim is to fill in the grid so that the digits 1 through 9 appear once in every row, every column, and every box. While the rules are simple, the solution can be quite complex. Sharpen those pencils and try these new puzzles that have captivated millions around the world. These 200 challenging puzzles offer hours of stimulating entertainment.
The Book of Sudoku : The Hot New Puzzle Craze
The rules of the puzzle, as with all great puzzles, are deceptively simple and easy to understand. It's a puzzle of reasoning and logic - no math is involved - but that's not to say that Sudoku won't stretch your brain a bit. Depending on one's skill and experience, a Sudoku puzzle can be solved in anywhere from ten minutes to a half an hour. Compiler Michael Mepham provides not only the game's background, but also an easy tutorial that will turn the novice into a Sudoku expert within minutes.
The Giant Book of Sudoku Presented by Will Shortz
From puzzlemaster and New York Times crossword editor Will Shortz comes sudoku, the new "wordless crossword" puzzle that's taking the world by storm! Once you start, you won't want to stop. These addictive puzzles are easy to explain--just fill the grid with numbers according to the few simple rules--but incredibly fun and engaging to complete. You don't need any mathematics knowledge: Just supply a pencil and an inquisitive mind. This brand-new collection features original sudoku ranging from effortlessly easy to devilishly difficult.
The Mammoth Book of Sudoku : 400 New Puzzles
Here's the biggest and most exciting book of sudoku puzzles ever compiled. Over 400 new puzzles designed to satisfy all levels from beginner to expert are featured, with all kinds of challenges, all levels of difficulty, and more varieties of number-placement (and letter-placement) puzzles than any other collection available.
The Official Book of Sudoku: Book 1
The name of the game is Sudoku, Japanese for "number place", but no knowledge of Japanese language or arithmetic is required to enjoy the game that has sparked a mania around the world. It's fever that is now spreading to the United States, as readers of the New York Post and Los Angeles Times can readily attest. It's a wordless logic crossword that leaves even the most dedicated puzzle enthusiasts scratching their heads. Here in one volume is all you need to get started: 150 Sudoku puzzles (and solutions) along with easy-to-follow instructions and stategies. Solve these entirely with logic and you'll arrive at the right answer...but be warned: the more you solve, the more you'll want to play!