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Diabolically Arcane

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Posts tagged with news clues:

Auntie's Army

Posted on 3 December, 2013

News Clues 16

Posted on 17 October, 2013

News Clues 15

Posted on 11 July, 2013

News Clues 14

Posted on 22 June, 2013

News Clues 13

Posted on 29 May, 2013

News Clues 12

Posted on 8 February, 2013

New Clues 11

Posted on 5 January, 2013

News Clues 10

Posted on 19 October, 2012

News Clues 9

Posted on 12 July, 2012

News Clues 8

Posted on 4 May, 2012

News Clues 7

Posted on 29 February, 2012

Costa Discordia

Posted on 23 January, 2012

News Clues 5

Posted on 28 December, 2011

News Clues 4

Posted on 25 November, 2011

News Clues 3

Posted on 10 November, 2011

News Clues 2

Posted on 27 September, 2011

News Clues

Posted on 25 August, 2011

Rewording The Brain

Focus & memory, lateral leaps & logic - every aspect of cognitive health is lit in Rewording The Brain, a book revelling in how puzzles boost your brain. Part 2 equips your brain to conquer any twisty clue, plus the wild crossword finale. Pop science meets neural gameplay, Rewording is rewarding, and out now.


Rewording The Brain

Care to renew your noodle? Rewording The Brain explores the latest neural studies, seeing how puzzles (and twisty clues) boost your neurons. Part 2 helps you crack such clues, and prep the grey matter for the crossword showcase to finish. More here

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101 Weird Words (and 3 Fakes)

From Ambidextrous to Zugwang, this mini-dictionary teems with rare or alluring words, plus bonus riddles, puzzles and fun word-facts. Dictionary detective will also nab the collection's three fakes. Ideal for late primary schoolers, or word-nuts in general.

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Gargantuan Book of Words

Sneeze words. Fake pasta. Viking slang. Gargantuan is a jumbo jumble of puzzles & games, mazes & quizzes, tailor-made for that wordy wonderkid in your life. Or anyone in love with letters, secret codes, puns, rhymes, emoji & all things languagey. More here 

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Riddledom Rave

If you missed my riddle chat with Richard Fidler, then feel free to slurp the podcast at http://ab.co/1I9t1x5