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The Telegraph GK Quick Crosswords Volume 1

A brand new complitation of 100 General Knowledge Quick Crosswords

  • Paperback
  • £6.99

A brand new collection of 100 quick general knowledge crosswords from the Telegraph.

Impress all your friends at the next pub quiz by perfecting your knowledge of everything from history to sport, science and popular entertainment. This fantastic new collection of puzzles provides the perfect solitary entertainment for every quiet moment while allowing you to build a fantastic range of facts on the tip of your tongue.

Covering a wide range of topics, these varied and challenging puzzles from Britain's best-selling quality newspaper will provide hours of amusement for general knowledge and crossword enthusiasts alike.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780600636182
  • Publication date: 05 Sep 2019
  • Page count: 240
  • Imprint: Hamlyn
Cassell

The Classic FM Puzzle Book

Classic FM
Authors:
Classic FM

Foreword by Alexander Armstrong. Think you know classical music? It's time to put your knowledge to the test with this collection of questions and puzzles designed to challenge, to entertain - and to educate.Blending together basic trivia, complex wordplay and a range of visual teasers, the book calls on the knowledge of the Classic FM experts to provide hours of music-themed challenges.With difficulty levels varying from pleasantly tricky to fiendishly hard, The Classic FM Puzzle Book will entertain from the first bar until the very last note.

Mitchell Beazley

RHS Gardener’s Quiz & Puzzle Book

Simon Akeroyd, Dr Gareth Moore
Authors:
Simon Akeroyd, Dr Gareth Moore

Ever wanted to show just how much you know about roses? Or see if you can remember the Latin name for Japanese Maple? RHS Gardener's Quiz & Puzzle Book is designed to test your horticultural and botanical knowledge with puzzles to delight and challenge.Featuring over 400 lavishly illustrated questions, from anagrams to garden history, from obscure tools to identifying plants based on their leaves - there are questions for every level of gardening knowledge.Including...- Solve anagrams to improve your knowledge of Latin names - Test your ability to identify plant anatomy with annotated diagrams- Feature pages contain quizzes on specific themes such as botany, vegetables, houseplants, pests and plant care...and much more.

Hamlyn

The Telegraph Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords 5

Hamlyn

The Telegraph Quick Crosswords 6

This compilation of quick crosswords will delight and frustrate word fanatics. Challenge yourself and increase your vocabulary with these speedy brainteasers from the UK's best-selling quality newspaper.

Hamlyn

The Telegraph Cryptic Crosswords 6

Hamlyn

The Telegraph Big Book of Quick Crosswords 5

Mitchell Beazley

The Almanac 2020

Lia Leendertz
Authors:
Lia Leendertz

*THE ORIGINAL & BESTSELLING ALMANAC *A perfect toolkit connecting with the world around us and the year ahead as it unfolds - all in a compact and pocket size that just begs you to pick it up and browse.The Almanac: A Seasonal Guide to 2020 reinvents the tradition of the rural almanac for a new audience. It gives you the tools and inspiration you need to celebrate, mark and appreciate each month of the year in your own particular way. Divided into the 12 months, a set of tables each month gives it the feel and weight of a traditional almanac, providing practical information that gives access to the outdoors and the seasons, perfect for expeditions, meteor-spotting nights and beach holidays. There are also features on each month's unique nature, such as the meteor shower of the month, beehive behaviour, folklore and stories, seasonal recipes and charts tracking moon phases and tides. You will find yourself referring to the almanac all year long, revisiting it again and again, and looking forward to the next edition as the year draws to a close.Praise for The Almanac: A Seasonal Guide to 2018 :'The perfect companion to the seasons' - India Knight'A richly layered book of events, celebrations and everyday information that together create a beautiful, fascinating resource . . . In the single month I've had my hands on it, the book has quietly "worked".' - Telegraph'Beautifully written, this pocket-sized guide is a labour of love and will remind you to appreciate little moments throughout the year.' - Gardens Illustrated'Elegant . . . an ideal stocking filler.' - The English Garden

Cassell

Today Programme Puzzle Book 2

***The best intelligent puzzle book on the market***Fiendish fun! - The TimesHow do you move an Arctic fox, a rock ptarmigan and some polar willow?Tackle the conundrums that have been frustrating and confounding the nation every day at 6.47am, with the first official book from Radio 4's Today programme. Featuring sea navigation puzzles from the Royal Navy and Arctic themed puzzles compiled by the top scientists who are working on tackling climate change. What could be a better reminder of global priorities than a puzzle about polar bears?Put your deciphering skills and mental agility to the test with over 280 cryptic, numerical and linguistic brainteasers from Britain's best-loved radio programme, set by the world's ultimate puzzle masters.Contributors include Bobby Seagull, Daniel Griller, David Feather, Lynda White, Steve Humble, Tom Crawford, Elon Correa, Hugh Hunt, Kevin Au, Kyle D Evans, Ryan Glass, Shaun Fitzgerald, Dr Geoff Evatt, Dr Andrew Smedley, Professor Dave Abrahams, The Royal Navy, The Lost Meterorites of Antarctica Team, Oxford High School, Sheffield University, University of Cambridge, and the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries.With a foreword by Sarah Sands, editor of the Today programme.Introductions to each chapter by Tom Feildon, the BBC Science Editor.Want to take on the hardest, most fiendish puzzles out there created by the greatest minds around the world? If The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book, The GCHQ Puzzle Book and Tim Peake's Astronaut Selection Test Book were no match for you, pit your wit against TODAY.

Hamlyn

Giles The Collection 2020

Hamlyn
Authors:
Hamlyn

****The nation's favourite cartoonist - Express****Giles enthusiasts will delight in this brand-new collection of classic cartoons filled with his inimitable style of dry wit and British eccentricity. The 2020 annual takes a look at the tiny details which the 20th century's leading cartoonist filled his artworks. Mischievous parrots, tortured teddy bears and hapless hounds can all be found getting into the oddest of scrapes to the side of the main action. Centring on the archetypal dysfunctional cartoon family, Giles expert John Field encourages you to look beyond the main action and revel in the detail. Fans of Giles will be delighted to receive the latest annual compilation featuring 150 cartoons to enjoy from the archives of one of the most celebrated cartoonists of the once biggest selling daily newspaper in the world, the Daily Express, whose work led to him being voted the best cartoonist of the 20th century.

Hamlyn

You Are the Umpire

John Holder, Paul Trevillion
Contributors:
John Holder, Paul Trevillion
Hamlyn

Daily Mail Quick Crosswords Volume 1

Get your mind in gear with Daily Mail Quick Crosswords Volume 1! This brand new collection of demanding puzzles from the Daily Mail puzzle pages contains over 200 grids in a variety of difficulties.Whether on-the-go, or having a spare moment at home, these fun brainteasers are guaranteed to put minds of all ages and abilities through their paces!

Hamlyn

Daily Mail Big Book of Quick Crosswords Volume 2

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Daily Mail Pitcherwits Volume 5

Hamlyn

Daily Mail Quick Crosswords Volume 2

Put your brain to the test with this selection of 200 puzzles designed to challenge, stimulate and entertain! With puzzles for all abilities, from novice to seasoned puzzler, there is something here for every crossword fan. Whether killing time at home or facing the daily commute, these brainteasers will provide hours of fun.

Hamlyn

Daily Mail Cryptic Crosswords Volume 1

The Daily Mail returns with its brand new collection of devilishly difficult cryptic crosswords!Put your mind to the ultimate test with Daily Mail Cryptic Crosswords Volume 1. For novices and experts alike, this collection of crosswords will provide hours of fun, as you work your way through the puzzling clues. With 100 cryptic puzzles, these crosswords will stimulate your brain and keep you entertained at all times!

Hamlyn

Daily Mail Cryptic Crosswords Volume 2

Hamlyn

Daily Mail Big Book of Quick Crosswords Volume 1

This new bumper collection of quick-fire crosswords from the Daily Mail has plenty to keep you occupied on the longest of train journeys or the rainiest of evenings. With over 400 puzzles, this is the perfect compilation for any keen crossword-lover, and will test the skills of novices and inveterate crossword-lovers alike.

Hamlyn

Daily Mail Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords Volume 1

The Daily Mail returns with this bumper-sized volume of cryptic crosswords.With over 200 perplexing cryptic crosswords, you will be thinking sideways, every which way and outside of the box to solve the puzzles.Perfect for those who love wordplay and cracking clues, Daily Mail Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords Volume 1 provides the ultimate entertainment for any spare moments in the day.

Hamlyn

Daily Mail Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords Volume 2

Fuel your passion for puzzles with the Daily Mail Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords 2, the second title in the new series of the best-selling bumper cryptic crossword puzzles from the nation's favourite newspaper.Whether you're a beginner or a puzzle expert, this collection of over 200 addictive puzzles will keep you entertained for hours on end.

Kyle Books

Everything Begins with Asking for Help

Kevin Braddock
Authors:
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Everything Begins with Asking for Help is frank and it is compassionate. Everyone should read it. - Esquire magazine An honest guide to depression and anxiety, from rock bottom to recovery, from someone who has been through it and come out the other side. Everything Begins with Asking for Help is a frank, insightful and thought-provoking book on mental health, drawing on the author's own experience of a severe mental breakdown and sharing the recovery tools he has developed in partnership with various medical professionals and mental health experts. Kevin shares his own story to give the book a vital human element, explaining how his fast-paced life in Berlin as a successful magazine journalist was brought to a sudden halt by a major depressive episode. In this dark time, Kevin reached out to friends for help, and it was that act - asking for help - that set him on the long road to recovery. Building on this narrative, Kevin leads the reader through the stages of asking for help, learning to listen, the physical, emotional and mental elements of recovery, and how to maintain stable mental health at home and at work. Written with warmth, honesty and compassion, this is is a valuable resource for anyone who needs help and doesn't know where to begin.