The Little Book of Cryptic Crosswords is an ideal puzzle book for crossword enthusiasts who like a challenge! More complex than traditional crosswords, you must first decipher the cryptic clues in order to find the word that fits. There are over one hundred cryptic challenges in this book that are guaranteed to infuriate, confuse and entertain for hours on end - and if you're still stuck for an answer, all the solutions can be found at the back of the book.
Dr Gareth Moore is the author of a wide range of brain-training and puzzle books for both children and adults, including The Mammoth Book of Fun Brain Training, Keep Your Brain Fit: 101 Ways to Tone your Mind, The Brain Workout and The Rough Guide Book of Brain Training.
He is also the creator of online brain training site www.BrainedUp.com and runs the daily puzzle website www.PuzzleMix.com. He gained his Ph.D from Cambridge University (UK) in the field of Machine Learning, and has contributed to various advanced projects for leading technology companies.