With more than 1,000,000 answers, this volume contains more than twice as many answers as any other crossword dictionary. More importantly, it is the first crossword dictionary ever to cover comprehensively the clues and answers that actually appear in today's most popular crosswords, including contemporary slang and phrases. Over 1,000,000 answers Over 500,000 synonyms Over 3,000 literary works Over 5,000 films Over 20,000 people
Stanley Newman is a US-based puzzle creator and editor. He was winner of the first US Open Crossword Championship in 1982, and has written and edited over 80 books. He is currently crossword editor for Newsday, and his puzzles are syndicated to over 100 newspapers worldwide. He lives in New York. David Stark is a prolific crossword compiler and the editor of several reference books. He lives in upstate New York.