I Say Nothing: No. 3 - My Family and Other Puzzles (Main)

I Say Nothing: No. 3 - My Family and Other Puzzles (Main)

By: Sandy Balfour (author)Hardback

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Description

This delightful book explores the world of the cryptic crossword clue, a place where nothing is quite as it seems. From reflections on his children's musical tastes (might ABBA be an Old Testament citation?) to veiled digs at Labour's foreign policy ('What could be subtler during search for weapon!' 7, 4), each of Sandy Balfour's perfectly proportioned essays is a joyful investigation of these devilishly difficult puzzles and the life they punctuate. Part notebook, part diary, part entertainment, "I Say Nothing (3)" is the perfect gift for any crossword enthusiast.

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About Author

Sandy Balfour was born in South Africa and emigrated to Britain in 1983. He is an award-winning television producer and the author of the acclaimed Pretty Girl in Crimson Rose (8): A memoir of love, exile and crosswords (2003); Vulnberable in Hearts: A Memoir of Fathers, Sons and Contract Bridge (2005) and I Say Nothing (3) (2006).

Product Details

  • publication date: 12/10/2006
  • ISBN13: 9781843545170
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 160
  • ID: 9781843545170
  • weight: 231
  • ISBN10: 1843545179
  • edition: Main

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