In skiing, the bunny slope is for newbies, an unintimidating place where they can build their skills before moving on to something harder. And that's what beginners will find in these simple puzzles, because sudoku sensei Frank Longo has crafted 60 gentle, logical conundrums that won't require upper-level techniques. They're easy but brain-stretching and perfect for on-the-go solving.
Frank Longo has had more than 3,000 crossword puzzles published since 1993, and in the past few years has turned his attention to the sudoku craze. He has published over 100 sudoku books, including Oy Vey! Sudoku; 10x10 Sudoku; Absolutely Nasty Sudoku Level 1, 2, 3, and 4; The World's Longest Sudoku Puzzle; The Sudoku Code (coauthored with Francis Heaney); and The Puzzlewright Guide to Solving Sudoku (coauthored with Peter Gordon).