Since 1942, The New York Times crossword puzzles have been providing puzzle enthusiasts and problem-solvers with an absorbing pastime and an irresistible daily ritual. Renowned for their clever clues and crafty constructions, The Times crosswords have become an icon of popular culture. The Sunday Times crossword offers unique satisfactions and challenges. Larger than the daily puzzles, the Sunday crosswords collected in this weekly planner are each built around themes that players discover through solving clues rich in wordplay and cultural references. Returning to the popular spiral binding of past editions, this 2019 edition also features a sophisticated cover design with foil lettering.