About the SetterDavid Stickley has been writing crosswords professionally since 1995. His cryptic puzzle, The Stickler, reached number 4786 before being axed in July 2013 due to cutbacks. David has been published in the NYT and the UK's FT.
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Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 ESPECIALLY Unusual pieces collected by associate above all (10) Anagram of PIECES + ALLY 6 DEAR Precious diamonds listed by auditor (4) D + EAR 9 ENROL Join up bits of broken rollers (5) … Continue reading
Across Answers and Clues Explanations 1 BLACKSMITH Forger is missing millions invested in a little hotel (10) (LACKS + M) inside (BIT + H) 6 BOLD Opening to book, written by veteran, is audacious (4) (B)OOK + OLD 10 SPOON … Continue reading