NYT 4:03 (Amy) (4.59 avg; 50 ratings)
LAT 5:27 (Gareth) (3.43 avg; 14 ratings)
CS tk (Ade) (3.50 avg; 8 ratings)
CHE untimed (pannonica) (2.44 avg; 8 ratings)
Blindauer untimed (Matt) (3.65 avg; 10 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.