Here are some book suggestions to go along with the Classic Lateral Thinking Exercises, Thinking Unconventionally, Testing... 1,2,3... and other similar fun brain-work. Exercise your mind in a most enjoyable way. Enjoy!

**Will Shortz**of NPR's Weekend Edition is well-known for entertaining puzzles:- The Puzzlemaster Presents : 200 Mind-Bending Challenges
- The Puzzlemaster Presents, Volume 2 : Will Shortz's Best Puzzles from NPR
- Games Magazine Presents Will Shortz's Best Brain Busters
- Games Magazine Presents Brain Twisters from the First World Puzzle Championships
- Wordplay: The Official Companion Book
- for more, follow the link from the author's name...

**Martin Gardner**is also well-known for puzzles and mathematical problems of all sorts. Here are a few.- Martin Gardner's Mathematical Games (CD-ROM)
- My Best Mathematical and Logic Puzzles
- Perplexing Puzzles and Tantalizing Teasers (Math & Logic Puzzles)
- Entertaining Mathematical Puzzles
- The Colossal Book of Short Puzzles and Problems
- The Colossal Book of Mathematics: Classic Puzzles, Paradoxes, and Problems
- Classic Brainteasers
- Hexaflexagons and Other Mathematical Diversions: The First Scientific American Book of Puzzles and Games
- The Second Scientific American Book of Mathematical Puzzles and Diversions
- New Mathematical Diversions: More Puzzles, Problems, Games, and Other Mathematical Diversions (Spectrum Series)
- More Mathematical Puzzles of Sam Loyd, (MG editor)
- Mind-Boggling Word Puzzles
- Mathematics, Magic and Mystery (Cards, Coins, and Other Magic)
- Martin Gardner's Table Magic
- A Gardner's Workout: Training the Mind and Entertaining the Spirit
- Smart Science Tricks
- for more, follow the link from the author's name...

**Paul Sloane, with Des MacHale, Edward J. Harshman**and others, have written quite a few well-rated books of lateral thinking puzzles. Here are a few:- Lateral Logician : 300 Mind-Stretching Puzzles
- Lateral Thinking Puzzles (Pocket Puzzlers)
- BrainStrains Power Puzzles: 240 Mind-Blowing Challenges
- Improve Your Lateral Thinking: Puzzles To Challenge Your Mind
- Cunning Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- Great Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- Lateral Thinking Puzzlers
- Classic Lateral Thinking Challenges
- Colorful Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- Intriguing Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- Outstanding Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- Perplexing Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- Super Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- Tricky Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- for more, follow the links from the author's names...

**Pasqual J. Battaglia and Pat Battaglia:****Edward De Bono**, called 'father of lateral thinking,' has written several books on what he means by the term 'lateral thinking' and how to train your mind.**Bonnie Risby**has written quite a few thinking and puzzle books for children. They sound like great resources for teachers, parents, home-schooling, or just anyone wanting to do fun thinking things with their kids.- Lollipop Logic: Critical Thinking Activities
- Connections - Beginning: Activities for Deductive Thinking
- Connections - Intermediate: Activities for Deductive Thinking
- Connections - Advanced: Activities for Deductive Thinking
- Logic Countdown
- Logic Liftoff
- Orbiting With Logic
- Analogy Roundup
- Thinking Through Analogies
- Logic Safari: Book 1
- Logic Safari: Book 2
- Logic Safari: Book 3
- Logic On Meadow Brook Lane
- for more, follow the link from the author's name...

**By other authors:**- What's the Story, by Matthew Johnstone
- Fundrum My Conundrum: A Book of Riddles, by Raymond Epstein, Benjamin and Gail Kovlar
- Five Minute Mysteries: 37 Challenging Cases of Murder and Mayhem for You to Solve, by Ken Weber (who has several books of these 5-minute mysteries)
- Dental Floss for the Mind, by Michel Noir and Bernard Croisile
- The Power of Logical Thinking: Easy Lessons in the Art of Reasoning...and Hard Facts About Its Absence in Our Lives, by Marilyn vos Savant
- Mathematical Thinking: Problem-Solving and Proofs, by John P. D'Angelo and Douglas B. West
- The Mathematical Olympiad Handbook: An introduction to problem solving based on the first 32 British Mathematical Olympiads 1965-1996, by A. Gardiner
- Crossing the River with Dogs: Problem Solving for College Students, by Ken Johnson, Ted Herr and Judy Kysh
- 501 Challenging Logic & Reasoning Questions (Learningexpress Skill Builders Practice)
- Test Your Logic, by George J. Summers
- The Moscow Puzzles: 359 Mathematical Recreations (Math & Logic Puzzles), by Boris A. Kordemsky
- Brain Teasers, by Kiran Srinivas
- Brain Busters! Mind-Stretching Puzzles in Math and Logic, by Barry R. Clarke
- The Art and Craft of Problem Solving, by Paul Zeitz

- Amazon book sections: Entertainment: Puzzles & Games: Brain Teasers, Puzzles
- Amazon tags: critical thinking, critical thinking and reasoning, logic, puzzles, puzzle, lateral thinking,