2) Homonyms. Words that sound like each other but with different spelling. Examples include there and their, right and write, roes, rows and rose I think you get the point. Look for the indicator such as ‘sounds like’, ‘on the radio’, ‘broadcast’, ‘in speech’ etc which pretty much give the… Continue reading
Caedmon’s crosswords are of the type known as ‘cryptic’. Cryptic crosswords differ from other types by actually giving you more, sometimes much more, information than other crosswords. Take an example. In a standard (sometimes called ‘quick’, ‘coffee-time’ or the rather more honest ‘concise’) crossword you are given a definition, sometimes… Continue reading
I am delighted to say that the Caedmon’s Crosswords website http://www.caedmonscrosswords.co.uk/ is now fully operational and hogging the ether while waiting kind folks to log on with their claims for the fabulous prize on offer. The book itself is no stranger to visitors to this site and the crosswords that appear… Continue reading
I am pleased to say that this month’s crossword is now published. Same format as before, solve on line and if you get stuck you can use the reveal or check buttons. There is also a solution button in cases of last resort. This puzzle rates 6.5 on the Caedmon… Continue reading
It was my birthday last week (yes, you missed it again, maybe next year?), and as usual I asked for books. Now it’s a funny time of year to have your birthday if you like books because all the established authors bring out their newbies in November, just in time… Continue reading
I am delighted to tell you that Remote Control is now available as a Kindle download. There is a link below in case you feel like squandering some hard earned cash. It costs a mere £3.09 on Amazon.co.uk and is available for immediate download. In addition work on Missy carries… Continue reading
Welcome to my new site. Here you will find details of all my books. I will also keep you updated with other information with news, extracts from my books and sample crosswords. I am currently preparing the sample texts and crosswords so please be patient for a little longer.