Fireball 12:44 (Amy) (3.60 avg; 5 ratings)
NYT 6:39 (Amy) (3.76 avg; 40 ratings)
LAT 8:15 (Gareth) (3.64 avg; 14 ratings)
CS 8:38 (Ade) (3.43 avg; 7 ratings)
BEQ 8:21 (Ben) (3.21 avg; 14 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.