Books by Alastair Chisholm

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The Prince and the Witch and the Thief and the Bears

Written by Alastair Chisholm and illustrated by Jez Tuya

Jamie’s dad is trying to tell a story, but Jamie has his own ideas. The result is a wild and wonderful fairytale adventure for 3-7 year-olds, featuring evil broccoli castles, Witches who turn people into stone-but-sometimes-jelly, a Princess who is secretly a jewel thief … and a Ninja Frog!

Pre-order on Amazon now!

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The CROWVUS Christmas Spirit

Various authors, published by CROWVUS

The first collection of Christmas ghost stories from CROWVUS, this features brand new stories from authors – including my winning entry Pinky!

Visit the CROWVUS website

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Kakuro for Kids

by Alastair Chisholm

What do you get when you combine the logic skills of Sudoko with the format of a crossword puzzle? KAKURO.

These books contain 100 puzzles in all shapes and sizes, ranging from easy white-belt to butt-kicking black belt, and include a step-by-step guide to get you started. Take the Kakuro challenge today!

Buy Kakuro for Kids volume 1 - Ninja Edition

Buy Kakuro for Kids volume 2 - Samurai Edition

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The Kids' Book of Sudoku

by Alastair Chisholm

Sudoku is the puzzle craze sweeping the nation. Now you, too, can become a genuine Sudoku genius!

This books tells you how start solving and includes over 150 puzzles, ranging in difficulty from tricky puzzles that test beginners, to dreaded brain destroyers for scorchin’ Sudoku-ers.

The Kids' book of Sukodu 1

The Kids' book of Sukodu 2

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HASHI - The Bridges Puzzle

by Alastair Chisholm

Hashi is a new puzzle from Japan, combining both logical and spatial skills to solve. In Hashi, your goal is to join islands together with up to two vertical or horizontal bridges, so that every island is connected without any of the bridges crossing.

With an introduction to get you started, and 202 Hashi puzzles ranging from Delicious starters to Vicious challenges, you’ll be addicted!

HASHI - The Bridges Puzzle

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The Kakuro Challenge

by Alastair Chisholm

Kakuro is a combination of Sudoko logic and mathematical crossword, uniquely challenging and highly addictive!

This book includes a step-by-step guide to tackling Kakuro puzzles and then 201 challenges from level 1 (“delicious”) to level 4 (“vicious”). Take the Kakuro challenge, but beware: Kakuro may be even more addictive than Sudoku!

The Kakuro Challenge Volume 1

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Monster Sudoku

by Alastair Chisholm

If you’re finding Sudoku a bit tame these days, then “Monster Sudoku” is the answer. “Monster Sudoku” contains the numbers 1-9 but also the letters A-F, creating a monster 15X15 square. The 201 puzzles in this book range from delicious, through pernicious, malicious and finally the eye-wateringly hard vicious Monster Sudoku. They are designed to perplex and frustrate you, to obsess you and, finally, to alienate you from your friends, family and pets. Good luck!

Monster Sudoku