NYT 9:02 (Amy) (2.56 avg; 42 ratings)
LAT 8:12 (Derek) (3.82 avg; 11 ratings)
CS 9:58 (Ade) (3.40 avg; 5 ratings)
Newsday 13:46 (Derek) (4.21 avg; 7 ratings)
WSJ untimed (pannonica) (3.42 avg; 6 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.