The puzzles are unique and very well crafted. My son is a mathematician and generally works trough puzzles quickly. He really enjoyed these and has brought them into his classroom to challenge his students. The wood box is a lovely touch.
We love puzzles and games in our family. I've purchased multiple puzzles now from Novica and they have all been fantastic - beautifully made and sturdy enough to be played with regularly by the kids.
I have admired this Backgammon board for a few years, and received it this past Christmas. Pictures do not do it justice. It is stunning. I think that it would be a nice added touch if the die were hand made in a similar fashion. Also, I agree with the other review about the clasp - it will not hold, so I am very careful when I move it. Neither of these observations take away from the intricate mosaic woodwork. I love it!
"My favorites are the wooden games because I grew up with them. They teach me to think, plan and concentrate, and I apply these skills in my everyday life."
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