The Puzzlemaster Presents, Volume 2

The Puzzlemaster Presents, Volume 2

Will Shortz's Best Puzzles from NPR

By Will Shortz

Random House Puzzles & Games, Paperback, 9780812935158, 160pp.

Publication Date: January 13, 2004


Every week, over a million people tune to National Public Radio's Weekend Edition Sunday to hear Puzzlemaster Will Shortz present his on-air puzzles and weekly challenges. Our second collection of these ingenious word puzzles and games contains another 200 examples of what everyone's been listening to. Whether you have five minutes or 50, whether you tackle the puzzles alone or in a group, working on these mind-benders will help to conjure up that lazy Sunday feeling all week long.

About the Author

WILL SHORTZ has been the crossword editor of The New York Times since 1993 and the puzzlemaster on NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday since the show began in 1987. In 1978 he founded the American Crossword Tournament, which he still directs, and in 1992 he cofounded the World Puzzle Federation, of which he is the chairman.