Simon Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And Reference Book

Simon Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And Reference Book

by Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions, Godin
     
 

Everything a crossword solver could ever need — in one complete volume!
Who won the Academy Award for best actress in 1993? What's another word for "nerd"? If you're a modern puzzler, you need not only a quick and easy reference, but a book that is as interesting and intelligent as the puzzles of today — and the people who solve them.
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Everything a crossword solver could ever need — in one complete volume!
Who won the Academy Award for best actress in 1993? What's another word for "nerd"? If you're a modern puzzler, you need not only a quick and easy reference, but a book that is as interesting and intelligent as the puzzles of today — and the people who solve them.
The Crossword Puzzle Dictionary section is brimming with more than 200,000 words organized by letter count and synonym. Looking for an 11-letter word for "knotted"? It's not too complicated:
knotted: 5 kinky; 6 gnarly, kinked, knotty, snarly; 7 gnarled, knobbed, raveled, snarled, tangled; 8 involved; 9 entangled, intricate, perplexed; 11 complicated; 12 inextricable
The Reference Book section is jam-packed with up-to-date lists of awards, important figures, records, and happenings in a wide variety of fields, including sports, history, literature, film, music, and politics. It's just what you need to stir your memory, brainstorm ideas, get out of a rut, and maybe even learn something new.
The Simon & Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary and Reference Book brings together the solid information of an almanac, the word power of Roget's, and the quirkiness of a trivia collection all in one place. Eminently practical, this fun- and fact-filled volume, bursting with all manner of information, belongs in the library of every puzzle aficionado.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780684856964
Publisher:
Touchstone
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Series:
Simon and Schuster Crossword Puzzle Bks.
Edition description:
Original
Pages:
864
Sales rank:
351,189
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.44(h) x 2.50(d)

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