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The Times Crosswords - The Times How to Crack Cryptic Crosswords

Tim Moorey and Collins Puzzles

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Challenge yourself at home with word and number puzzles

An updated edition from expert crossword setter and experienced tutor, Tim Moorey, including 24 brand-new annotated practice crosswords.

Cryptic crosswords are no longer the preserve of the elite: in this easy-to-use guide, Tim demonstrates that anyone who enjoys words...Read more

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”'The best 'how to solve”book available' Richard Browne, former Crossword Editor The Times
”'The best 'how to solve’ book available”Richard Browne, former Crossword Editor The Times
”'The clarity of Tim’s methodical explanations allowed me, a complete novice, to get to grips with cryptics with optimism and an ever- growing pleasure. The book is a compelling and entertaining read in its own right, an invaluable tool and companion in demystifying the art of the Crossword.”Andrew Marriner
”'I struggled with cryptics but after reading this book I have improved such that I can now complete most crosswords.”Ronald Dillon
”'I have recently discovered cryptic crosswords which have become a huge hobby and interest. I have read your book which is extremely informative and have learnt a lot. It has definitely improved my solving skills.”Jonathan Levene (13)