Arsène Lupin Puzzles: Adventures and Mysteries Inspired by the Gentleman Thief (Paperback)
'Ars ne Lupin has taken his place in public estimation with Sherlock Holmes and other universally admired heroes of fictional crime.' - The New York TimesThis thrilling puzzle book takes inspiration from fiction's best-loved gentleman thief, Ars ne Lupin, with a series of mysteries to crack. Charming and suave, Ars ne Lupin is a master of disguise and one of the most engaging antiheroes in the history of crime fiction. Using nothing more than his wits and his confidence in his own abilities, Lupin relieves the rich of their most prized possessions through an array of ingenious schemes. The original Lupin stories appeared in France in the early 20th century and are the inspiration for the hit Netflix series and now for this delightful collection of puzzles. Enter the marvelous world of Lupin with this intriguing puzzle book of elaborate plots and mischievous escapades. Each narrative puzzle stages itself within Lupin's own adventures, with riddles to crack, mathematical problems to solve and logic puzzles to stretch your mind. Accompanying these puzzles are delightful pen and ink illustrations which immerse you in the fabulous mysteries. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Sirius Classic Conundrums series brings together mind-bending narrative puzzles inspired by classic figures from history and literature, from ancient antiquity to modern greats.
Joel Jessup is a writer for film and television and is the author of several books, including The Return of Sherlock Holmes: The Case Notes and The Gnome. He lives in London with his wife and two children.