Welcome to Word Search Puzzles!
Word Search Puzzles!
We have two special volumes, each containing 60 puzzles.
And don’t forget, they're large print—so you won’t squint! This makes it easy for kids and adults alike to find the words.
Treat yourself (and your friends!) to both volumes of our Large Print puzzle books.
If you want to keep your memory sharp and are resigned to wearing glasses, we’ve got you covered with these large print puzzles. No more squinting.
Grab a pencil, find a comfy chair… and have hours of fun!
PS—At the back of the books, we want you to tear out a page. Why? We’ve included a Bored Boomer Bookmark so you can easily keep track of where you are—so you won’t lose your place! It’s our gift to you.
The Word Search book size is 8.5” x 11” so you won’t lose it!
Don’t forget to use our “cut-out bookmark” at the back of each book ~ no more dog-eared pages …
Before I sign off, here are some extra codeword puzzles for all codeword addicts out there. Click on the covers below to go get 'em on Amazon, or go HERE to remain on this site to read more about the three Codeword Puzzle books.
The Codeword Puzzles are a “just right” 8” x 10” comfy size with 128 pages!
While you get our Bored Boomers New Large Print Codeword Puzzles for yourself, don’t forget your friends who’d love their own copy too.
PS—At the back of our book, we want you to tear out a page. Why?
We’ve included two Bored Boomer Bookmarks: one for the “hints” page, and
the other bookmark so you can easily keep track of where you are
puzzle-wise—so you won’t lose your place!
Did you know that codeword puzzles, also known as Codebreakers or Code-Cracking puzzles, have a fascinating history that can be traced back to the early 20th century? These puzzles gained popularity and became a favorite among puzzle enthusiasts due to their unique and challenging nature.
I don't know the exact origin of codeword puzzles, but they share similarities with other word puzzles that involve code-breaking. Using coded letters or numbers to form words or phrases originated from secret codes and ciphers used in espionage and cryptography!
During World War II, code-breaking played a crucial role in military intelligence, and puzzles inspired by these wartime experiences surfaced. People found joy and fascination in attempting to decipher hidden messages and crack codes, leading to codeword puzzles as a recreational activity.
The earliest known published codeword puzzles can be traced back to the 1930s. Magazines, newspapers, and puzzle books began featuring these puzzles as entertainment. Over time, codeword puzzles became popular and a staple in puzzle publications worldwide.
The concept of codeword puzzles revolves around a grid of empty squares, each representing a letter. Instead of being given explicit clues, the solver is provided with a numerical code or key that corresponds to each letter. By using deductive reasoning and pattern recognition, solvers must decipher the hidden words or phrases by identifying the correct letter that corresponds to each number in the given clues.