Crossword Puzzle Info

The Guardian – Weekend crossword No 376 – Mar 17 2018

Published in The Guardian Weekend. Tags: , , , .

Clues Answers
1987 political thriller starring Kevin Costner and Sean Young NOWAYOUT
Aircraft used in the Hiroshima bombing of 6 August 1945 ENOLAGAY
Catherine __, co-founder of the Salvation Army BOOTH
Curve said to describe the relationship between taxation levels and actual receipts LAFFER
Fictional animal hunted by Lewis Carroll? SNARK
French pilgrimage site – or the daughter of Madonna? LOURDES
Iraqi town on the Tigris TIKRIT
James __, noir author whose Robicheaux stories are set in Louisiana LEEBURKE
Muriel __, author of The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie SPARK
Nicholas __, novel by Dickens NICKLEBY
Nigerian author of The Famished Road BENOKRI
Noir author whose novels are often set in Florida or Detroit ELMORE
Clues Answers
Noir author whose Scudder stories are set in New York LAWRENCE
Noir author whose Spenser stories are set in Boston ROBERTB
Noir author whose Warshawski stories are set in Chicago SARA
Norse god of thunder THOR
Norse god of wisdom and poetry ODIN
See 1 Down LEONARD
See 17 Across PARKER
See 2 Down PARETSKY
See 5 Down BLOCK
Type of gentleman whose progress was documented by Hogarth? RAKE
Welsh hill, known in English as the Sugar Loaf YFAL
__ Mahler, Viennese socialite immortalised by Tom Lehrer? ALMA