Bygone Puzzle 1951
A fun and challenging puzzle book based on events, people, technology, music, movies, sport, art and literature associated with 1951.
There is a variety of challenges ranging from traditional word games (e.g. steps, crossword, wordsearch, kris-kross) to new puzzles (e.g. memo, critical path, keypad).
Richard Carpenter grew up in Torquay then met his wife, Sarah, at university in Nottingham. They now live with two sons, Thomas and Joshua, in North Shropshire bordering North Wales.
Richard is an avid sports fan who enjoys watching a variety of sports supporting Aston Villa, Torquay United and the Nottingham Panthers ice hockey team.
During his formative years, Richard was a keen chess player and he even played a game for an England junior team. This chess knowledge was utilised when replicating famous openings, such as The Orangutan, in a brand new invented game called Twigged! which features in this story.