NYT 6:00 (PuzzleGirl) (3.88 avg; 33 ratings)
AV Club 7:47 (Ben) (3.68 avg; 22 ratings)
LAT 3:43 (Gareth) (3.83 avg; 21 ratings)
CS 7:02 (Ade) (3.42 avg; 6 ratings)
Blindauer 9:01 (Matt) (4.07 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.