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Thinh Lai's Puzzle Universe

Original Puzzles Created by the Vietnamese Puzzle Master

Lai Van Duc Thinh Will Shortz



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Welbeck Publishing Group
28 May 2020
Sudoku & number puzzles
Thinh Lai's Puzzle Universe is the second book in his series of excitingly original puzzles. Vietnamese puzzle master Lai Van Duc Thinh has created a series of original puzzle types sure to test the skills of even the most experienced puzzle-solver. Creatively stimulating new puzzles include Bar Code, Elbow Room, Boxing Match, Borderlands and more, each of which come with full instructions on how to solve them, as well as a variety of difficulty levels to aid in your progression.

This second book in the series includes more than 100 original puzzles of a variety of fresh puzzle types. Full instructions are included for each puzzle type, as well as three separate difficulty levels - easy, medium and hard - as well as all solutions. There is also a foreword by the legendary puzzle-master Will Shortz, who first discovered Lai Van Duc Thinh and published some of his original puzzles in the New York Times.
By:   Lai Van Duc Thinh
Foreword by:   Will Shortz
Imprint:   Welbeck Publishing Group
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 198mm,  Width: 129mm, 
ISBN:   9781787394063
ISBN 10:   1787394069
Pages:   192
Publication Date:   28 May 2020
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Lai Van Duc Thinh was a puzzle enthusiast from Nha Trang, Vietnam. He invented dozens of varieties of his own puzzles, some of which were first published in the New York Times in the summer of 2017. He tragically passed away in 2019 at the age of 29.

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