The New York Times Will Shortz Picks His Favorite Puzzles

101 of the Top Crosswords from The New York Times

Edited by Will Shortz

St. Martin's Griffin

Download Image Edited by Will Shortz The New York Times Will Shortz Picks His Favorite Puzzles

Available Formats

Book
For the first time ever, Will Shortz personally selects 75 of his favorite puzzles from his tenure as editor of The New York Times crossword puzzles. Special commentary will appear along with each puzzle and give clever insight into the puzzle-solving world that Will Shortz dominates. Getting to know the background on these puzzles will add a new dimension for the growing number of crossword buffs. Also included is a special introduction written by Shortz that explains why these puzzles qualify as his favorites among the thousands of puzzles he has edited in his career. Since Will Shortz has become crossword editor of the Times, the puzzles have featured increased wordplay, and a hip, contemporary attitude towards crosswording.

Connect with the Author

Macmillan Newsletter


Sign up to receive information about new books, author events, and special offers.

Sign up now

Reviews

Praise for The New York Times Will Shortz Picks His Favorite Puzzles

"Will Shortz's Favorite Crossword Puzzles is a must-have for any serious puzzler, and jolly good fun for anyone else."
- CNN.com

Reviews from Goodreads

Back

About the Author

Edited by Will Shortz

Will Shortz has been the crossword puzzle editor of The New York Times since 1993. He is also the puzzlemaster on NPR’s Weekend Edition Sunday and is founder and director of the annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. He has edited countless books of crossword puzzles, Sudoku, KenKen, and all manner of brain-busters.

Will Shortz
The New York Times

Back

Buy the Book

Available Formats and Book Details

The New York Times Will Shortz Picks His Favorite Puzzles
101 of the Top Crosswords from The New York Times
Edited by Will Shortz

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin
September 2011
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780312645502
ISBN10: 0312645503
8 1/2 x 11 inches, 128 pages
$11.99
Back

From The Publisher

St. Martin's Griffin

Latest on Facebook

Latest on Twitter

Back