With everything from tic-tac toe to ghost, this title contains simple strategy games using a pen and pencil, as well as complex word games in which the mind is the only tool needed. Old classics such as dots and hangman are updated for more challenging play.
Jim Gladstone, a writer and creative director, has loved books and games since he was a little kid. He is the author of The Big Book of Misunderstanding and his work has appeared in publications including The New York Times. He lives in Philadelphia.