Wide-Open Easy Themeless Crosswords: 72 Relaxing Puzzles

Wide-Open Easy Themeless Crosswords: 72 Relaxing Puzzles

by Martin Ashwood-Smith
     
 
Casual solvers will love this collection of 72 intriguing crosswords, because it offers them something unique and totally original: a new, brilliantly conceived mix of the challenging and the attainable. What makes the puzzles a little harder than usual? They have what's called a "wide open" style, which means the grids contain very few black squares and the

Overview

Casual solvers will love this collection of 72 intriguing crosswords, because it offers them something unique and totally original: a new, brilliantly conceived mix of the challenging and the attainable. What makes the puzzles a little harder than usual? They have what's called a "wide open" style, which means the grids contain very few black squares and the answers tend to be long. As a rule, such puzzles delight only crossword mavens, because the clues can be extremely difficult--as in the Friday examples from the New York Times or Los Angeles Times. But these puzzles break the mold with reader-friendly clues that allow even non-experts to complete an interesting crossword while having fun along the way. There's nothing else like it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781454908975
Publisher:
Puzzlewright
Publication date:
03/04/2014
Series:
Easy Crosswords
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
453,438
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author


Martin Ashwood-Smith has been making crossword puzzles for many years and is especially known for stacking three 15-letter answers on top of one another. He lives in Victoria, British Columbia.

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