I’m absolutely thrilled to have a spot on today’s stop of the Game On! Series Virtual Book Tour, hosted by The Children’s Book Review!
Game On! USA: Awesome Activities for Clever Kids
Written by Patrick Merrell
Publisher: Dover Publications
The newest Game On! Awesome Activities for Clever Kids title, this activity book has dozens of new and challenging brain games for ages 8 to 12. More than 100 colorful puzzles feature the excitement and adventure of the United States, including crosswords, secret codes, word scrambles, spot the differences, mazes,and much more. It’s the perfect book for at home or on the go, and the fun starts with just a pencil — no electricity or batteries needed! Complete solutions appear at the end of the book.
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Every home needs a set of these books! Packed with games, mazes, brainteasers, spot the difference and more! Each book has 144 pages of boredom busters. Colorful pages that grab your attention. The age requirements are 8-12 but as an adult I thoroughly enjoyed them myself. Even my two year old enjoyed pointing out different objects he knew the names or colors for. It was fun seeing if I could figure it out before an 8 year old – and I wasn’t always victorious. Great for road trips, camping or at home – no WiFi needed. These definitely get you thinking!
I did receive these books in partnership with The Children’s Book Review and Dover Publications in exchange for my honest review. All opinions are my own.
About The Author
Patrick Merrell is a professional puzzle maker, cartoonist, writer, illustrator, and graphic designer. He’s one of MAD magazine’s “Usual Gang of Idiots.” He’s created over 250 books, including 75 puzzle books, and written 81 crosswords for The New York Times (including 19 Sundays). Six of his Times crosswords appear in Will Shortz Picks His Favorite Puzzles, the most of any constructor. From 2009 to 2011, he wrote for Wordplay, the daily online crossword column for The New York Times. He’s also created puzzles for the Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal, Scientific American, People, Sports Illustrated, MAD, National Wildlife Foundation, Crayola, Scholastic, the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament, the World Puzzle Championship, and many, many others.
Enter for a chance to win a set of three Game On! Awesome Activities for Kids books!
Three(3) winners receive:
A copy of Game On! Awesome Activities for Clever Kids
A copy of Game On! MORE Awesome Activities for Clever Kids
A copy of Game On! USA: Awesome Activities for Clever Kids
The giveaway begins May 31, 2021, at 12:01 A.M. MT and ends June 30, 2021, at 11:59 P.M. MT.
I want to take a moment to thank the amazing people at the Children’s Book Review & Dover Publications for including me in this amazing tour! Have a wonderful day!!