Amy Reynaldo, the author of How to Conquer the New York Times Crossword Puzzle, is a top-10 finisher at the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. Her first New York Times crossword byline appeared July 5, 2009. She solves at least three crosswords a day and writes about them here.
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Merry Christmas from Team Fiend! Merry Jewish/Buddhist/etc. Christmas to those of you who may be partaking of Chinese food and movies on Thursday! If you are feeling lonely on Christmas Day, know that we’re thinking of you too (and the … Continue reading
Last-minute holiday shopping needs for the other puzzlers in your life? Consider a gift subscription to a crossword! Here are a few options: Fireball crossword, edited by Peter Gordon, constructed by Peter and contributors American Values Club crossword, edited by … Continue reading
Chris in Connecticut writes: Are there any crossword compilation books you recommend for ACPT prep? I think I’ve done all the Friday-Saturday Times books. While I’m not the fastest, I can invariably complete them correctly. At this point in my … Continue reading