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Merl Reagle's 100th Anniversary Crossword Book
Merl Reagle's 100th Anniversary Crossword Book

Merl Reagle's 100th Anniversary Crossword Book

By Merl Reagle, Illustrated by Jim Borgman


80 Pages, 8.5 x 11

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $14.95 (US $14.95) (CA $15.95)

Publication Date: November 2013

ISBN 9780989782500

Rights: WOR

The PuzzleWorks (Nov 2013)
The Puzzleworks

Price: $14.95


Celebrating the centennial of the beloved crossword puzzle, this new volume features lighthearted and highly entertaining brain teasers from the acclaimed, award-winning puzzlemaker Merl Reagle, who has a national following from his Sunday puzzle’s weekly appearance in more than 50 newspapers nationwide. Illustrations by award-winning cartoonist Jim Borgman add humor and character to this anniversary keepsake, a collector’s item for ardent and casual solvers alike.

Author Biography

Merl Reagle is an award-winning crossword puzzle creator whose Sunday puzzle appears every week in more than 50 major U.S. newspapers, including the Los Angeles Times, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Seattle Times, and the Washington Post. He is one of the stars of the 2006 documentary Wordplay and has been a guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show and The Simpsons, where he voiced an animated version of himself. He has been called "the best Sunday crossword creator in America" by Games magazine. He is the author of 16 crossword puzzle anthologies. He lives in Tampa, Florida. Jim Borgman is an award-winning political cartoonist and illustrator whose comic strip Zits appears in more than 1,600 newspapers worldwide. He has won major awards in his field, including the Pulitzer Prize and numerous awards given by the National Cartoonists Society. He is the illustrator of The Mood of America and four political cartoon anthologies. He lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.