Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Our Picks > Games/Sports
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Our Picks
Books Category
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Autobiography/ Biography
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cultural Studies
General Non-Fiction
Large Print
New Age
Parenting & Childcare
Regional Studies
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks

Movie Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Daily Glean
Our Picks
We'd like to share our personal favorites with you. Here are titles that we particularly want to "hand-sell" to you?books that we think are outstanding, and that we don't want you to miss.
Games/Sports Sort By # of Items Per Page
Jacobs Beach: The Mob, the Fights, the Fifties
Kevin Mitchell.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781605982731.  Daedalus Item Code: 40262
"British sportswriter [Kevin] Mitchell offers an anecdotal survey of boxing in the 1950s, often considered the sport's golden age…. It’s a fascinating story, full of great fighters (Robinson, ... (Read More)
List Price: $14.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $9.97
Joe and Marilyn: Legends in Love
C. David Heymann.
Publisher: Atria.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781439191774.  Daedalus Item Code: 50180
When Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe eloped in January of 1954, their relationship became an international media sensation. Drawing upon archival research and interviews with the couple's family and ... (Read More)
List Price: $27.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $22.02
Kasparov: How His Predecessors Misled Him About Chess
Tibor Karolyi & Nick Aplin.
Publisher: Batsford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906388263.  Daedalus Item Code: 41598
Chess Grandmaster Garry Kasparov wrote a bestselling series of books entitled My Great Predecessors, ascribing his victories to lessons learned from the games of earlier champions. In an ... (Read More)
List Price: $24.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $18.97
Make Your Own 3D Illusions: All You Need to Press Out and Assemble More Than 50 Puzzles, Teasers and Curiosities
Gianni A. Sarcone & Maria-Jo Waeber.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780970059.  Daedalus Item Code: 51735
Optical illusions are of course fascinating, and give us insight into the ways our eyes and brains work together—but there's often something vaguely dissatisfying about a three-dimensional illusion ... (Read More)
List Price: $24.95 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $16.97
Mind Games
Michael Powell.
Publisher: Fall River.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781454910695.  Daedalus Item Code: 52217
From becoming a chess expert to deceiving a lie detector test, from mastering pain to enjoying lucid dreams, this entertaining and enlightening little handbook provides step-by-step instructions for ... (Read More)
List Price: $9.95 Sale Price: $2.98 You Save: $6.97
The New York Times Crosswords for the Holidays: Easy to Hard Puzzles
Will Shortz, ed.
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780312645441.  Daedalus Item Code: 42766
We're not sure what makes this a "holiday" crossword collection, other than the fact that it would be a real present for your favorite crossword puzzle fanatic (and it could make being snowed in a ... (Read More)
List Price: $10.99 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $7.01
The Pocket Book of Pocket Billiards
Mike Vago.
Publisher: Workman.   Format: book & toy.
ISBN: 9780761162506.  Daedalus Item Code: 51457
Following up The Miniature Game of Miniature Golf, Mike Vago here takes us into the billiards room for a friendly little game on a similarly miniscule scale. Measuring 8 x 4 1/2 inches, the ... (Read More)
List Price: $15.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $10.97
Pun Amok: The Word Game with Crazy Clues
Shawn Kennedy.
Publisher: Puzzlewright.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781402778681.  Daedalus Item Code: 52218
A bit like crosswords, with their often punny clues, and a bit like fill-in-the-blank games, these fast-moving word puzzles are bound to get your brain humming while also tickling your funny bone. On ... (Read More)
List Price: $7.95 Sale Price: $2.98 You Save: $4.97
The Puzzle Post Brilliant Puzzles: Workout Challenge: Exclusive 800 Puzzles

Publisher: Arcturus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781782121275.  Daedalus Item Code: 52205
Prepare to be challenged and entertained by this huge collection of 800 pencil puzzles. You will need your reading glasses for these, because they are packed in tight—about half a dozen per page, ... (Read More)
Sale Price: $3.98
Mind Stretchers: Reader's Digest Crosswords, Wordsearches, Logic Puzzles and Surprises (Papaya Edition)
Roger Prebble, ed.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780200095.  Daedalus Item Code: 42864
Opening with a brief masterclass on cryptic crosswords—those simple grids with fiendishly twisted clues—intended to help you untangle their pretzel logic, this treasury of more than 350 pencil ... (Read More)
List Price: Import Sale Price: $5.98
Scrabble Score & Tile Tracker: 2- and 4-Player Scoresheets, Advanced Tile-Tracking Grids, Players' Pocket Word Lists

Publisher: Sterling.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781402750991.  Daedalus Item Code: 44056
The perfect companion for serious Scrabble players, this scoresheet book is actually much more. The tear-out pages—for both two-player and four-player games—also include a virtual game board and a ... (Read More)
List Price: $4.95 Sale Price: $2.98 You Save: $1.97
Showdown at Shepherd's Bush: The 1908 Olympic Marathon and the Three Runners Who Launched a Sporting Craze
David Davis.
Publisher: Thomas Dunne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312641009.  Daedalus Item Code: 43012
London, 1908: The world watched as three runners—Irish-American Johnny Hayes, who grew up running barefoot through the streets of New York City; Italian candy maker Dorando Pietri; and famed ... (Read More)
List Price: $25.99 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $20.01
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | Previous | Next
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Reading Group Picks
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Movie Group Picks
Customer Service
How to Order
Contact Us
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Gift Cards
Track Order
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2015 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com