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PuzzledSecrets and clues from a life in words【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

PuzzledSecrets and clues from a life in words【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

<p>As a child, David Astle's hero was the Riddler. Figuring out brainteasers like 'Where is a man drowned but still not wet?' (quicksand) and 'How many sides has a circle?' (two - the inside and the outside) became an obsession and, eventually, his life: his cryptic crosswords now appear in <em>The Age</em> and <em>Sydney Morning Herald</em> every week, to the delight and frustration of thousands.</p> <p>In <em>Puzzled</em>, Astle offers a helping hand to the perplexed and the infatuated alike,
Wordburger【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

Wordburger【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

<p>Kids of a certain age become obsessed with crossword puzzles: what are they? how do they work? when can I solve one all on my own? Word wizard David Astle has come up with a sneaky way to introduce children to the mechanics of cryptic crossword puzzles, by taking them through different kinds of wordplay - anagrams, pangrams, spoonerisms, tongue-twisters, homophones - before presenting them with crossword puzzles to solve using everything learnt so far. 'DA' puns and word plays abound, making
Rewording the BrainHow cryptic crosswords can improve your memory and boost the power and agility of your brain【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

Rewording the BrainHow cryptic crosswords can improve your memory and boost the power and agility of your brain【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

<p>Recent studies have shown that puzzle-solving and wordplay are among the most effective ways to boost the power and agility of your brain. A cryptic crossword a day can help keep memory loss at bay.</p> <p>Why? The answer lies in the art of teasing out a clue, a discipline that calls for logic, interpretation, intuition and deduction as well as the ability to filter nuance and connotation. All these challenges and more are found in the cryptic crossword. And all are invaluable in increasing y
101 Weird Words (and 3 Fakes): From Ambidextrous to Zugzwang 101 WEIRD WORDS (AND 3 FAKES) [ David Astle ]

101 Weird Words (and 3 Fakes): From Ambidextrous to Zugzwang 101 WEIRD WORDS (AND 3 FAKES) [ David Astle ]

101 WEIRD WORDS (AND 3 FAKES) David Astle A & UC PUB2019 Paperback English ISBN:9781760633660 洋書 Books for kids(児童書) Juvenile Nonfiction
101 Weird Words (and Three Fakes)From Ambidextrous to Zugzwang【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

101 Weird Words (and Three Fakes)From Ambidextrous to Zugzwang【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

<p><em>101 Weird Words (and Three Fakes)</em> is a mini-dictionary jam-packed with unusual or interesting words, followed by a fun and descriptive definition for each one. Filled with silly pictures and strange wordy facts, this is a book to sweep the reader through the alphabet from AMBIDEXTROUS (no repeated letters) to ZUGZWANG (not a place you want to visit), with a generous sprinkling of riddles, puzzles and bonus facts. For an extra challenge, try to spot the three fakes in the collection.
Puzzles and Words 2【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

Puzzles and Words 2【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

<p><em>Puzzles and Words 2</em> is the second pocket-sized puzzle book from Australia's best known puzzle-maker and word nerd, David Astle.</p> <p>There are over 175 original puzzles from anagrams to riddles and quizzes for all ages and all levels. Accompanying these are some 250 of David's entertaining word stories-What does zemblanity mean? How does cosmic link to cosmetic? Where does a seahorse sleep each night with an almond?</p> <p><em>Puzzles and Words 2</em> will keep your brain active an
Offbeat Australia【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

Offbeat Australia【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

<p>Are you sick of the same old tourist spots like the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Opera House? Do you own too many happy snaps of koalas and kangaroos? <em>Offbeat Australia</em> is <strong>the</strong> guide to the weird and wonderful attractions that most tourists miss.Explore the odd places that make Australia truly offbeat. Find out where you can:<br /> sleep with lionsjoin a riverboat postman on his routerent a cave for a nightentertain the kids at gruesome hideouts, quirky mazes and ali
Riddledom101 riddles and their stories【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

Riddledom101 riddles and their stories【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

<p>*Why are ladies like arrows?</p> <p>When is a bird not a bird?</p> <p>What do you call a nun with a washing machine on her head?*</p> <p>Welcome to the weird new word adventure from David Astle, plunging into the realm of riddles, chasing down and prising open 101 curious questions from around the planet. A mindtrip across time and place, <em>Riddledom</em> uncovers relics from over 50 cultures, delving into language and deception, sampling Pompeii walls and Dothraki warriors. Readers can unr
Rewording the Brain: How Cryptic Crosswords Can Improve Your Memory and Boost the Power and Agility REWORDING THE BRAIN [ David Astle ]

Rewording the Brain: How Cryptic Crosswords Can Improve Your Memory and Boost the Power and Agility REWORDING THE BRAIN [ David Astle ]

REWORDING THE BRAIN David Astle ALLEN & UNWIN2020 Paperback English ISBN:9781760876944 洋書 Family life & Comics(生活&コミック) Games
Puzzles and Words【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

Puzzles and Words【電子書籍】[ David Astle ]

<p><em>Puzzles and Words</em> is a medley of puzzles and surprising word stories in one pocket-sized volume from Australia's best-known wordsmith, David Astle.</p> <p>There are over 170 original brain teasers from anagrams to word pyramids to keep all levels and ages challenged and amused. Accompanying these are some 200 of David's entertaining word stories that unlock the secrets and origins of everything from what a charnie is, to where Google's name came from and how Spanish roosters crow.</p
【中古】 What to Say and How to Say It / David Belson / Castle Books [ハードカバー]【メール便送料無料】【あす楽対応】

【中古】 What to Say and How to Say It / David Belson / Castle Books [ハードカバー]【メール便送料無料】【あす楽対応】

著者:David Belson出版社:Castle Booksサイズ:ハードカバーISBN-10:0890096023ISBN-13:9780890096024■通常24時間以内に出荷可能です。※繁忙期やセール等、ご注文数が多い日につきましては 発送まで48時間かかる場合があります。あらかじめご了承ください。 ■メール便は、1冊から送料無料です。※宅配便の場合、2,500円以上送料無料です。※あす楽ご希望の方は、宅配便をご選択下さい。※「代引き」ご希望の方は宅配便をご選択下さい。■ただいま、しおり、カレンダーをプレゼントしております。■お急ぎの方は「もったいない本舗 お急ぎ便店」をご利用ください。最短翌日配送、手数料198円から■まとめ買いの方は「もったいない本舗 おまとめ店」がお買い得です。■中古品ではございますが、良好なコンディションです。決済は、クレジットカード、代引き等、各種決済方法がご利用可能です。■万が一品質に不備が有った場合は、返金対応。■クリーニング済み。■商品画像に「帯」が付いているものがありますが、中古品のため、実際の商品には付いていない場合がございます。■”s1、
【中古】 Edinburgh Castle/C.J. Tabraham / C. J. Tabraham, Bill Fulton, David Simon / TSO [ペーパーバック]【メール便送料無料】【あす楽対応】

【中古】 Edinburgh Castle/C.J. Tabraham / C. J. Tabraham, Bill Fulton, David Simon / TSO [ペーパーバック]【メール便送料無料】【あす楽対応】

著者:C. J. Tabraham, Bill Fulton, David Simon出版社:TSOサイズ:ペーパーバックISBN-10:0748012648ISBN-13:9780748012640■通常24時間以内に出荷可能です。※繁忙期やセール等、ご注文数が多い日につきましては 発送まで48時間かかる場合があります。あらかじめご了承ください。 ■メール便は、1冊から送料無料です。※宅配便の場合、2,500円以上送料無料です。※あす楽ご希望の方は、宅配便をご選択下さい。※「代引き」ご希望の方は宅配便をご選択下さい。■ただいま、しおり、カレンダーをプレゼントしております。■お急ぎの方は「もったいない本舗 お急ぎ便店」をご利用ください。最短翌日配送、手数料198円から■まとめ買いの方は「もったいない本舗 おまとめ店」がお買い得です。■中古品ではございますが、良好なコンディションです。決済は、クレジットカード、代引き等、各種決済方法がご利用可能です。■万が一品質に不備が有った場合は、返金対応。■クリーニング済み。■商品画像に「帯」が付いているものがありますが、中古品のため、実際の商品には
Newcastle United Minute by Minute: The Magpies' Most Historic Moments NEWCASTLE UNITED MIN BY MIN [ David Jackson ]

Newcastle United Minute by Minute: The Magpies' Most Historic Moments NEWCASTLE UNITED MIN BY MIN [ David Jackson ]

NEWCASTLE UNITED MIN BY MIN David Jackson PITCH PUB2020 Hardcover English ISBN:9781785316647 洋書 Family life & Comics(生活&コミック) Sports & Recreation
Hardwick Hall: A Great Old Castle of Romance HARDWICK HALL [ David Adshead ]

Hardwick Hall: A Great Old Castle of Romance HARDWICK HALL [ David Adshead ]

HARDWICK HALL David Adshead David Taylor Nicholas Cooper PAPERBACKSHOP UK IMPORT2016 Hardcover English ISBN:9780300218909 洋書 Art & Entertainment(芸術&エンターテインメント) Architecture
Community PracticeTheories and Skills for Social Workers【電子書籍】[ David A. Hardcastle ]

Community PracticeTheories and Skills for Social Workers【電子書籍】[ David A. Hardcastle ]

<p>For almost two decades, <em>Community Practice</em> has been a definitive text for social workers, community practitioners, and students eager to help individuals contribute to and use community resources or work to change oppressive community structures. In this third edition, a wealth of new charts and cases spotlight the linkages between theoretical orientations and practical skills, with an enhanced emphasis on the inherently political nature of social work and community practice. Boxes,
Castle of Dreams and the Dragon Princess【電子書籍】[ David Michael Walsh ]

Castle of Dreams and the Dragon Princess【電子書籍】[ David Michael Walsh ]

<p>Castle of Dreams and the Dragon Princess is the story of a chambermaid's daughter. She falls in love with her childhood sweetheart, who is a prince. When the king discovers their relationship, the king bans her and her mother from the kingdom. A few years later, mother and daughter journey back to the castle to see if the prince still cares for the young maiden. During their travels, they embark on an adventure through time. Back to a time when dragons ruled the skies and the mystery of how t
Brian Fitz-CountA Story of Wallingford Castle and Dorchester Abbey【電子書籍】[ Augustine David Crake ]

Brian Fitz-CountA Story of Wallingford Castle and Dorchester Abbey【電子書籍】[ Augustine David Crake ]

<p>The author has accomplished a desire of many years in writing a story of Wallingford Castle and Dorchester Abbey. They are the two chief historical landmarks of a country familiar to him in his boyhood, and now again his home. The first was the most important stronghold on the Thames during the calamitous civil war of King Stephen's days. The second was founded at the commencement of the twelfth century, and was built with the stones which came from the Bishop's palace in Dorchester, abandone
A Primer of Clinical Psychiatry【電子書籍】[ David Castle ]

A Primer of Clinical Psychiatry【電子書籍】[ David Castle ]

<p>The second edition of <strong>A Primer of Clinical Psychiatry</strong> provides a broad overview of the major topics in psychiatry and provides the clinical skills necessary for competent clinical practice. It also includes an up-to-date overview of the scientific literature behind this fascinating and challenging medical discipline.</p> <p>This book covers in detail <strong>the psychiatric interview</strong>, <strong>the mental state examination</strong>, and clinical investigations relevant
【中古】 What to Say and How to Say It / David Belson / Castle Books [ハードカバー]【宅配便出荷】

【中古】 What to Say and How to Say It / David Belson / Castle Books [ハードカバー]【宅配便出荷】

著者:David Belson出版社:Castle Booksサイズ:ハードカバーISBN-10:0890096023ISBN-13:9780890096024■通常24時間以内に出荷可能です。※繁忙期やセール等、ご注文数が多い日につきましては 発送まで72時間かかる場合があります。あらかじめご了承ください。■宅配便(送料398円)にて出荷致します。合計3980円以上は送料無料。■ただいま、しおり、カレンダーをプレゼントしております。■送料無料の「もったいない本舗本店」もご利用ください。メール便送料無料です。■お急ぎの方は「もったいない本舗 お急ぎ便店」をご利用ください。最短翌日配送、手数料198円から■中古品ではございますが、良好なコンディションです。決済はクレジットカード等、各種決済方法がご利用可能です。■万が一品質に不備が有った場合は、返金対応。■クリーニング済み。■商品画像に「帯」が付いているものがありますが、中古品のため、実際の商品には付いていない場合がございます。■”s1、s2”などの番号は、弊社管理番号です。どちらでもご購入いただけます。■商品状態の表記につきまして・非常
Brian Fitz-CountA Story of Wallingford Castle and Dorchester Abbey【電子書籍】[ Augustine David Crake ]

Brian Fitz-CountA Story of Wallingford Castle and Dorchester Abbey【電子書籍】[ Augustine David Crake ]

<p>Brian Fitz-Count: A Story of Wallingford Castle and Dorchester Abbey written by Augustine David Crake who was an English cleric and author, known for devotional works, and for juvenile historical fiction. This book was published in 1887. And now republish in ebook format. We believe this work is culturally important in its original archival form. While we strive to adequately clean and digitally enhance the original work, there are occasionally instances where imperfections such as missing pa