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Crosswords

See below for a selection of the latest books from Crosswords category. Presented with a red border are the Crosswords books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Crosswords books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Pocket Posh New Crosswords 2 50+ Puzzles

Pocket Posh New Crosswords 2 50+ Puzzles

Author: The Puzzle Society Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/11/2019

Enjoy the familiar and stylish design of the Pocket Posh crossword series with a new round of puzzles to satisfy and engage even the most experienced of crossword fans. Even triskaidekaphobics will enjoy hours of brain-teasing fun in Pocket Posh New Crosswords 2. This pretty, portable puzzle book is part of a best-selling series featuring highly stylized, embellished covers and boasting over 7 million copies in print.

Pocket Posh New Crosswords 1 50+ Puzzles

Pocket Posh New Crosswords 1 50+ Puzzles

Author: The Puzzle Society Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/11/2019

Enjoy the familiar and stylish design of the Pocket Posh crossword series with a new round of puzzles to satisfy and engage even the most experienced of crossword fans. Even triskaidekaphobics will enjoy hours of brain-teasing fun in Pocket Posh New Crosswords 1. This pretty, portable puzzle book is part of a best-selling series featuring highly stylized, embellished covers and boasting over 7 million copies in print.

Rewording the Brain

Rewording the Brain

Author: David Astle Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/11/2019

A guide to cryptic crosswords and how they can help increase brain power. DA, whose crosswords appear with fiendish regularity in The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald, is the scourge of cryptic crossword aficionados across Australia and has built up a fanatical following over the years. His latest book is for people curious about cryptic crosswords and will focus heavily on the brain-benefits of cryptic crosswords and how they can be a crucial aid in helping people help themselves.

Big Book of Crosswords Book 6 300 Quick Crossword Puzzles

Big Book of Crosswords Book 6 300 Quick Crossword Puzzles

Author: Collins Puzzles Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/11/2019

A bumper collection of 300 quick crossword puzzles to test your word knowledge and have you reaching for the thesaurus. Standard 13x13 grid size. Solutions easily found at the back of the book. Keep your mind sharp and improve your word power at the same time. Ideal for whiling away those long commutes, travelling on holiday or relaxing at home.

One Minute Crosswords Book 1 200 Quickfire Crosswords

One Minute Crosswords Book 1 200 Quickfire Crosswords

Author: Collins Puzzles Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 17/10/2019

200 quickfire crossword challenges, to keep the brain cells alert. These mini puzzles are the ultimate short, sharp memory workout. A compact puzzle gift book for everyone who enjoys a word challenge but doesn't have too much time to spare. 3 levels of quick crosswords in small grid sizes, 5x5, 6x6 and 7x7 are included with the solutions at the back of the book. Ideal for solving on your daily commute, on holiday or relaxing at home.

The Times Big Book of Quick Crosswords Book 6 300 World-Famous Crossword Puzzles

The Times Big Book of Quick Crosswords Book 6 300 World-Famous Crossword Puzzles

Author: The Times Mind Games Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/10/2019

From the puzzles section of The Times our Editors have chosen the best selection of general-knowledge and definition crossword puzzles to keep even the most eager enthusiasts entertained for hours. This collection of 300 accessible puzzles are utterly addictive, yet concise enough to be solved relatively quickly. Encompassing a wide range of subjects including geography, literature, history and culture, these general-knowledge and definition-based puzzles will test your word power and broaden your horizons at the same time. With clues that are satisfyingly skillful and containing no cryptic elements, these crosswords are guaranteed to stretch your mind and entertain you equally. Puzzles selected from Times Quick Crossword Books 17, 18 and 19.

The Times Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords Book 6 200 World-Famous Crossword Puzzles

The Times Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords Book 6 200 World-Famous Crossword Puzzles

Author: The Times Mind Games Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/10/2019

Challenge yourself with this set of cryptic puzzles from the most famous crossword in the world compiled by the Times Crossword Editors. Following in the tradition of The Times' authoritative, highest-quality, challenging cryptic crosswords, this latest collection offers an enjoyable and stimulating way to while away your free time and exercise the grey matter with intriguing clues and complex wordplay. Enjoy pitting your wits against the crafty elegance of the world's best crossword setters Addictive, taxing and compelling, this book is packed with 200 high-quality puzzles chosen by former Times Crossword Editors. Puzzles selected from Times Cryptic Crossword Books 14, 15 and 16.

Cain's Jawbone A Novel Problem

Cain's Jawbone A Novel Problem

Author: Ernest Powys Mathers Format: Postcard book or pack Release Date: 19/09/2019

Six murders. One hundred pages. Millions of possible combinations... but only one is correct. Can you solve Torquemada's murder mystery? In 1934, the Observer's cryptic crossword compiler, Edward Powys Mathers (aka Torquemada), released a novel that was simultaneously a murder mystery and the most fiendishly difficult literary puzzle ever written. The pages have been printed in an entirely haphazard order, but it is possible - through logic and intelligent reading - to sort the pages into the only correct order, revealing six murder victims and their respective murderers. Only two puzzlers have ever solved the mystery of Cain's Jawbone: do you have what it takes to join their ranks? Please note: this puzzle is extremely difficult and not for the faint-hearted.

The Telegraph Cryptic Crosswords 6

The Telegraph Cryptic Crosswords 6

Author: Telegraph Media Group Ltd Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/09/2019

Put your cryptic crossword skills to the test with this latest edition of quick crosswords from The Telegraph. The ultimate crossword compilation to test your analytical processes and your lateral thinking. Whether on your lunch break, work commute or just a relaxing afternoon, The Telegraph Cryptic Crosswords 6 is a great selection of headscratchers for any puzzle fan to ponder over.

The Times Quintagrams 500 Mini Word Puzzles

The Times Quintagrams 500 Mini Word Puzzles

Author: The Times Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/09/2019

500 new quick crossword-inspired word puzzles for a short, sharp brain challenge. Both concise and cryptic clues in the same volume. Ideal for everyone seeking a word workout in super quick time. Only five clues to solve in each puzzle. How does it work? Solve all five clues using each of the given letters once only. Cross out the letters as you go until you have used them all. Are you ready for a quickfire challenge? Start off with the concise clues and work your way up to the trickier cryptic ones. Solutions easily found at the back of the book.

The Times Jumbo Cryptic Crossword Book 18 The World's Most Challenging Cryptic Crossword

The Times Jumbo Cryptic Crossword Book 18 The World's Most Challenging Cryptic Crossword

Author: The Times Mind Games Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/09/2019

This supremely challenging cryptic collection contains 50 jumbo-sized puzzles, conceived to really challenge your word skills. Selected by The Times' Crossword Editor, Richard Rogan, this original collection will challenge even the most experienced crossword buff. The ultimate and only jumbo cryptic crosswords available, these puzzles will allow you to give the grey matter a real workout. With unique grids of 23 x 23 squares (in comparison to the standard 15 x 15 grid), they require serious word power and cryptic puzzling skill. Put your linguistic prowess to the test with these quality puzzles from the Times' crossword writers.

The Sunday Times Concise Crossword Book 2 100 Challenging Crossword Puzzles

The Sunday Times Concise Crossword Book 2 100 Challenging Crossword Puzzles

Author: The Times Mind Games Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/09/2019

A crossword to test your general knowledge with 100 puzzles of moderate difficulty with one or two more teasing clues to tax you more fully. A satisfying challenge to stimulate the brain cells. Do you find cryptic crosswords too much of a chore? Do you want your general knowledge and word power to be tested but not put through the mill? Are you on the lookout for something to pass the time on a train or plane journey? We have just what you are looking for. 100 crosswords, set out in a clear, easy-to-use double-page spread. The clues are mostly definition-based. There will be clues for which more than one answer is possible, so it's best to look for a clearly unique answer or unique possible combination of crossing answers as the first to write in.