Fireball 9:27 (Amy) (4.50 avg; 32 ratings)
NYT 5:42 (Amy) (3.46 avg; 28 ratings)
AV Club 5:18 (Amy) (3.14 avg; 7 ratings)
LAT 3:34 (Gareth) (3.36 avg; 14 ratings)
BEQ 5:31 (Matt) (4.00 avg; 3 ratings)
CS 4:55 (Dave) (3.86 avg; 7 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.