Nebraska Authors

Terry Stickles

Born 1948 Omaha, NE (USA)

Stickels was the quarterback for the UNO Football Team in the late 1960s, attending UNO on a football scholarship. He played semi-pro football for one year before becoming the creator of puzzles and mind games that have been published in newspapers and magazines throughout the world. He is the prolific author of many books on puzzles, mind games and brainteasers.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Council Bluffs, IA
Rochester, NY

Author Of

  • Other


Puzzle Books


Bachelor of Science Degree in Geography and Natural Sciences, University of Nebraska-Omaha, Omaha, NE


Football Player
Syndicated Columnist

Places Worked

USA Weekend Magazine
King Features Syndicate


UNO Football


Mindstretching Puzzles. 1994.
Think-ercises. 1995.
Mind Workout Puzzles. 2001.
And many more...

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