Praise for the Cross-Canada Crosswords series:
"Cross-Canada Crosswords is...appealing not only for its Canadian content but also for its witty humour and challenging clues. This book is highly recommended... for the crossword enthusiast."
-Resource Links, October 2005
"They are clever, funny and Canadian in spelling and content"
-K. Joan Hebden, Chronicle-Journal
Crossword fans get ready, it's time to test your knowledge of all that is uniquely Northern! Calgary-based crossword designer Gwen Sjogren, author of the very popular Cross-Canada Crosswords and Cross-Canada Crosswords 2 is back at it again with her third collection of challenging and playful puzzles in Cross-Canada Crosswords 3.
Most crosswords appearing in Canadian newspapers and puzzle books originate in the USA, and it shows in the spellings and cultural references, but if you know:
* who is eligible for a Stephen Leacock Award;
* what a "Molson muscle" is;
* when to use a fork instead of a bow on a fiddlehead;
* where civil servants walk on water;
* why The Littlest Hobo never spoke;
* how Brad Gushue cleans up with a broom;
then there's a good chance you're Canadian, and an even better chance you'll enjoy Cross-Canada Crossswords 3. Twenty-eight new crosswords, including regular and jumbo-sized puzzles, make for hours of entertainment.