David Astle

David Astle is a full-time word nerd, author, journalist, puzzle-maker and broadcaster. He’s written a dozen books, including the wordplay titles of Puzzled, Riddledom, Cluetopia and the kids’ book, Wordburger. His crosswords appear in the Fairfax press under the alias of DA, while his language column is a weekly feature of the Sydney Morning Herald‘s Spectrum. David is a regular guest on ABC TV’s News Breakfast, as well as the former co-host of SBS’s Letters and Numbers.

Appearing in these sessions

Walks: WordplayMore
Language of ShakespeareMore
Harry Potter Day: Celebrating Harry PotterMore
Harry Potter Day: TriviaMore
Harry Potter Day: Dress-Up ParadeMore

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