This long overdue book explains the anatomy
of cryptic crossword clues, how they are solved and includes
100 never-before-published puzzles with solutions. Compiled
with both beginner and expert in mind, this book provides
opportunities to acquire, improve and master the skills needed
to enjoy the challenge of cryptics.
Noel Jessop has been the doyen of puzzle
setters over many years for numerous newspapers and magazines
in Australia and New Zealand. In this, his second book, he
examines the possible reasons for frustration caused by some
crosswords, explains "how to do" and provides puzzlers, old and new,
with the benefit of his experience and skills.