- ISBN 9780007232888 / 0007232888
- Title The Times Jumbo Cryptic Crossword Book 7: 50 Challenging Cryptic Crosswords
- Author The Times
- Category Crosswords
- Format Paperback
- Year 2007
- Pages 128
- Publisher HarperCollins (UK)
- Imprint Times Books
- Edition 7th
- Language English
- Dimensions 191mm x 9mm x 243mm
Compiled by the editor of “The Times ”crossword, this assortment of crossword puzzles promises endless entertainment. Initially published just four times a year on holidays, “The Times ”crossword has appeared on a weekly basis since 1997. The larger grid (27 x 27 squares) creates great challenges for long words and phrases, adding an additional level of diffficulty to the original 15 x 15 layout and a new element of challenge to completing each crossword.
This supremely fiendish collection contains 50 jumbo-sized cryptic puzzles conceived to vex your wits and baffle your brain. Selected by The Times Crossword Editor, Richard Browne, this original collection will challenge even the most experienced crossword buff. The ultimate and only jumbo cryptic crosswords available, these puzzles will really push you to go that extra step. With unique grids of 23 x 23 squares (in comparison to the standard 15 x 15 grid), they will require serious word power and brain bending to complete. Test your linguistic prowess to its limit and give your brain the workout it has been waiting for.