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
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.
Usually the Fireball puzzle arrives during the day on Wednesday. This week, it didn’t. Thursday’s a travel day, so I don’t know if/when I will get to the puzzle if/when it is sent. I appreciate your forbearance.
Have you heard? Registration is open for the 36th American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. March 8-10, a little earlier than last year. Brooklyn, same as usual (but last year, Panera opened up just down the block, freeing us all from highway-robbery … Continue reading
Last week’s Chronicle of Higher Education crossword has been posted now. Head over there to get David Steinberg’s puzzle.