New York Times Expand Your Mind Crosswords: 75 Brain-Boosting Puzzles

New York Times Expand Your Mind Crosswords: 75 Brain-Boosting Puzzles

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by The New York Times, New York Times Staff
     
 

Studies in the Journal of the American Medical Association and elsewhere have shown that crosswords are good for the gray cells as well as an enjoyable pastime. This fun, brain-recharging title features:
* 75 New York Times crosswords from easy to hard--solvers can choose the level of mental workout that's right for them
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Overview

Studies in the Journal of the American Medical Association and elsewhere have shown that crosswords are good for the gray cells as well as an enjoyable pastime. This fun, brain-recharging title features:
* 75 New York Times crosswords from easy to hard--solvers can choose the level of mental workout that's right for them
* Edited by crossword great Will Shortz
* Convenient travel-size volume is portable and affordable

"Studies suggest that adopting intellectually challenging hobbies like crossword puzzles...can boost your brain power."
--Natural Health Magazine

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"[Will Shortz] is the crossword king."
- Steve Kroft, 60 Minutes

"The prince of crossword puzzlers."
- Greenwich Magazine

"The Riddler's got nothing on Will Shortz."
- Time Out New York

"Will Shortz is [the crossword book world's] John Grisham."
- Martin Arnold

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312365530
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
01/09/2007
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.20(d)

Meet the Author

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.

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