Annotations for Wordplay


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Wordplay is a journey into the world of Will Shortz, the crossword puzzle editor at The New York Times. Known to millions as National Public Radio's Puzzle Master, Shortz has spent his entire lifetime studying, creating and editing puzzles, and has built a huge following along the way. Meet Shortz's diehard fans - including President Bill Clinton, Senator Bob Dole, The Daily Show's Jon Stewart, filmmaker Ken Burns, the Indigo Girls and Yankee ace pitcher Mike Mussina - and discover why over 50 million Americans do crosswords every week.

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Baker & Taylor
Examines the work of Will Shortz, the crossword puzzle editor at The New York Times, the diverse group of crossword-puzzle enthusiasts, and the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament.

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