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Cryptic Crossword Workshop with David Astle

Celebrity wordsmith David Astle

Celebrity wordsmith David Astle

Discover a trouble-shooter’s guide to the common clue recipes. Combine that with lots of stories, side-trips, clue examples, plus a few prizes, and it will be a very lively hour guaranteed. As crossword maker in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald, as well as Wordplay columnist with Spectrum, David Astle is full time word nerd. He’s the author of Cluetopia, plus Puzzled, and Puzzles & Words – and now Puzzles & Words 2. You may also recall his face from the SBS cult show, Letters and Numbers.

Join in the Cryptic Crossword Workshop with David Astle on Friday 17 July from 2pm – 3pm at Orange City Library. Tickets $25. He will also be speaking about his  fiction work The Book of Miles at the Readers and Writers Festival on Saturday 18th July. Tickets $60 from Orange City Library Ph: 6393 8132 http://www.cwl.nsw.gov.au/

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