The Total Brain Workout

The Total Brain Workout Cover

The Total Brain Workout

450 Puzzles to Sharpen Your Mind, Improve Your Memory, and Keep Your Brain Fit

By Marcel Danesi

Harlequin, Paperback, 9780373892068, 246pp.

Publication Date: February 17, 2009


Did you know that different parts of your brain control different functions, and that with exercise, you can make each part of your brain stronger?
In The Total Brain Workout you'll find 450 fun, challenging and absorbing puzzles designed to specifically target the core parts of your brain that control language, logic, memory, reasoning and visual perception. Each set of puzzles ranges from easy to challenging, and is presented with information on the area of your brain being targeted and the functions it controls, so you can customize your own workout to the specific areas you want to improve.

About the Author
MARCEL DANESI is a professor of anthropology at the University of Toronto. He has published extensively on puzzles, and is the author of The Puzzle Instinct, Increase Your Puzzle IQ and Sudoku: 215 Puzzles from Beginner to Expert.