(back cover) Had enough Sukoku? Need a fresh challenge? Kakuro is for you! Hot on the heels of Sudoku comes Kakuro, the latest number puzzle craze from Japan. The principle is very simple fill in the blank squares on the grid with numbers between 1 and 9. Each row or column must add up to the number given in the border, and you can only use each number once per row or column. It is simple, but there are infinite possibilities to these confounding little logic puzzles. If you can add up to 10 and like logic or number puzzles, you're sure to enjoy Kakuro. Whether or not you are new to Kakuro, this book is ideal. It contains a complete chapter on how to do Kakuro that takes you through a whole puzzle, step by step. You'll find more than 100 Kakuro puzzles of varying difficulty levels to get started, and all the answers in case you get stuck.Barron's is the author of 'Kakuro Mania Over 100 Totally Addictive Number Puzzles', published 2006 under ISBN 9780764135446 and ISBN 0764135449.