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.
Tag Archives: Tyler Hinman
This week’s Fireball is a contest puzzle by Evan Birnholz, he of the Devil Cross puzzles. Someone remind me to blog it on Sunday night or Monday (after the contest deadline), will you?
New link! Bookish.com has an exclusive excerpt from Merl Reagle’s 100th Anniversary Crossword Book here, and they’re also doing a book giveaway. Enter by Sunday to have a chance to win a crossword bundle including Merl’s book and an NYT … Continue reading
Attention, tough puzzle fans! If you are not subscribing to the AV Club puzzles but you love challenging crosswords, spend a buck to get Tyler Hinman’s puzzle this week before you read my review below and encounter spoilers. It’s a … Continue reading
The Crossword Bloggers’ Union has arranged for this weekend to be a vacation period for everyone in management. So I’ll be away, and Deb Amlen has already been off for a few days, and Michael Sharp is vacationing as well. … Continue reading
Bizzy-bizzy-bizzy! Amy’s three reviews will be short. Expect sentence fragments.