The Grid Reaper: 50 Puzzles to Die For

The Grid Reaper: 50 Puzzles to Die For

by David J. Kahn
     
 
When somebody famous dies, the New York Times occasionally runs a crossword puzzle dedicated to that person. The maker of these macabre tributes is usually the one and only David J. Kahn, whose expertise has earned him a reputation as the “Grid Reaper.” Now Kahn has turned his talents to 50 dead celebrities and constructed a crossword about each,

Overview

When somebody famous dies, the New York Times occasionally runs a crossword puzzle dedicated to that person. The maker of these macabre tributes is usually the one and only David J. Kahn, whose expertise has earned him a reputation as the “Grid Reaper.” Now Kahn has turned his talents to 50 dead celebrities and constructed a crossword about each, full of fun facts, trivia, and wordplay worthy of their subjects, who include such notables as Pope John Paul II, Rosa Parks, Frank Sinatra, Julia Child, and George Carlin.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402779909
Publisher:
Puzzlewright
Publication date:
09/06/2011
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

David J. Kahn is a longtime crossword constructor whose work has appeared in all the major papers. His previous Puzzlewright books are Baseball Crosswords, Sit & Solve Hard Crosswords, and Sit & Solve Movie Crosswords. He lives in New York City.

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