The Times Crossword is the best-known crossword in the world. Expert crossword solver and setter, Tim Moorey, dispels the misconception that cryptic crosswords are the preserve of the elite. In this accessible guide, he demonstrates that anyone who enjoys words and word play can learn to solve a cryptic crossword clue.
In order to master The Times Crossword, Tim Moorey guides the beginner and intermediate solver through the following:
• What is a crpytic clue
• Each clue type in detail
• Tips to aid the solving process
• What to do when stuck
• Practice clues
• Solutions with clear explanations
• Why do The Times Crossword
• Facts about The Times Crossword
• Recommended websites and blogs
This book reveals all you need to know about the enjoyable cerebral pastime of crossword-solving and how to decipher the most intricate of clues. Tim Moorey proves that you too can revel in the deep satisfaction that comes from finishing The Times Crossword.