NYT 5:10 (Amy) (3.14 avg; 39 ratings)
Fireball 4:56 (Amy) (3.38 avg; 8 ratings)
LAT 3:30 (Gareth) (3.04 avg; 14 ratings)
BEQ untimed (pannonica) (3.72 avg; 9 ratings)
CS tk (Ade) (3.06 avg; 9 ratings)
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.