ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: June 1, 2005
The “Herald” Crossword Book 2: Vol. 2
By (author) Calum J. MacDonald
Commuting a bore? Fed up of those rainy days? Nothing on TV? Then why not give your brain a bit of stimulation with The Herald Crossword Book 2? Whether you’re looking for a challenge or just a bit of fun, this is the crossword book of choice. And, what’s more, recent research has found that exercising the brain can help keep it healthy and active. One’s down, now get two across. The first Herald Crossword Book, published in 2004, proved highly popular – attracting puzzle solvers old and new. The Herald Crossword Book 2 will satisfy eager crossword enthusiasts with a range of puzzles to test their skill and knowledge. The many crosswords in this book come from the renowned compilers at The Herald who are regarded as the most diverse in Scotland. New challenges will be met as readers face the latest generation in puzzle providers, who include Ian Rankin. Yes, Rebus has been put on hold as Rankin tries his hand at another kind of puzzle – his first published crossword.
Calum J. MacDonald
Calum J Macdonald is deputy news editor of The Herald and he is also responsible for the production of the fourteen crosswords that appear in the paper every week. A compiler for ten years, his own puzzle appears every Saturday – to solvers’ mixed frustration and delight. He lives in Glasgow and is married with a young daughter.