The New York Times Will Shortz's Funniest Crossword Puzzles Volume 2: From the Pages of the New York Times (Spiral)
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Fifty great "New York Times" crosswords that will make you chuckle, chortle, groan or moan
As regular puzzlers know well, crossword puzzles can be funny, full of wordplay, puns, jokes and verbal trickery of all kinds. Under the editorship of crossword legend Will Shortz, "The" "New York Times" has become particularly renowned for its fun-filled, pun-oriented puzzles.
This is the second volume containing fifty of Shortz's all-time top picks for the most sidesplitting puzzles from the pages of the "Times." So get that funny bone ready---some seriously not-so-serious crosswords are coming your way
* Special introduction by Will Shortz
* Puzzles chosen by Shortz for their inventive themes, featuring jokes, puns and all sorts of word-related fun
* Spiral binding lets pages lie flat for easy puzzling.
About the Author
Will Shortz has been the crossword puzzle editor of The New York Times since 1993. He is also the puzzlemaster on NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday and is founder and director of the annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament. He has edited countless books of crossword puzzles, Sudoku, KenKen, and all manner of brain-busters.
"[Will Shortz] is the crossword king."
- Steve Kroft, 60 Minutes
"The prince of crossword puzzlers."
- Greenwich Magazine
"The Riddler's got nothing on Will Shortz."
- Time Out New York
"Will Shortz is [the crossword book world's] John Grisham."
- Martin Arnold