Puzzles for Spies
For over one hundred years, GCHQ (or the Government Communications Headquarters) have worked in secret to gather information and solve the toughest of problems to help keep the people of the UK safe and secure. Analysts, linguists, engineers, mathematicians, programmers, codebreakers, and lots more – all working together in brilliant teams to solve seemingly impossible problems.
GCHQ solve puzzles every day . . . and are giving you a rare glimpse into our world, by setting you a top secret mission: solve problems and break codes that could befuddle the cleverest codebreaker.
From codes and brainteasers to word riddles to language puzzles, there is something for everyone. So grab your friends and family and see how bringing together a mix of minds can solve anything.
Whether you are an amazing analyst, an exceptional engineer, a creative coder, a logical linguist or a marvellous mathematician this book has something for everyone.
Have you got what it takes to complete your top secret mission? Then let the puzzling begin!