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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

Gargantuan News

Yep, my Gargantuan Book of Words is big & full of words. Not just English but secret codes, Papuan pidgin, Zulu worms, sound FX, funny goldfish, letter origami. You get the drift? It's big. It's fun. And it's out now


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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Packed with games, pickles, codes and cheesy puns, Wordburger is your chance to be a champion puzzler in 20 quick bites. Ideal for wordy kids keen to open a new language door, or grown-ups who want to cut their cryptic teeth. Click here. 

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Riddles in song, in code, in pictures. From Ireland & Wonderland, Einstein & Pompeii. Riddledom reveals 101 wry questions from 50+ languages & shares their secrets. A book to unlock culture via conundrum. Order 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