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Clue: Medically proven brain-building technique that's lots of fun, too!
There's no better way to relax, recharge, and re-energize your brain than by solving a crossword puzzle, as recent studies, including one in the Journal of the American Medical Association, have shown. So what are you waiting for? Pick up a pencil and get ready to give your cerebral muscles the most enjoyable workout they've ever had.
* 75 great New York Times crosswords from legendary puzzle editor Will Shortz
* Arranged in increasing order of difficulty, so your brain can get the workout you desire
* Also available in large-print format
"[Will Shortz] is the crossword king."
--Steve Kroft, 60 Minutes
"The prince of crossword puzzlers."
"The Riddler's got nothing on Will Shortz."
--Time Out New York
"Will Shortz is [the crossword book world's] John Grisham."
Here are 75 "New York Times" crosswords from easy to hard in a travel-size volume handy for solving anywhere, anytime.
About the Author
has been crossword 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.