I hope you all are enjoying the festive season. My best wishes to you for a very happy and successful new year 2012.
Signing off this year with a round-up of clues I've enjoyed immensely in 2011. Have fun solving and do share your own favourite clues of the year too.
Indy 7569 (Dac): Millions read this novel (4,5)
Times 24747: Diverted article leaving bottom exposed (2-6) __-R_____
FT13601 (Alberich): Honestly? No, otherwise (2,3,3)
FT13718 (Dante): What’s made for maid in house to clean and polish (9) __M_____E
Guardian 25271 (Brendan): Theatric saga I composed, ending of which is kept secret (6,8) A_____ ________
FT 13657 (Alberich): Man United playing away later rued foul (9) A_______R
Guardian 25360 (Paul): Black bovine with vertigo, say — what's so exciting? (11) A_________C
Guardian 25456 (Pasquale): A trip with the legwork would be disastrous for me (9,6) T________ _____R
@aclueaday on twitter: Risk acne eruption without this? (8)
Independent 7702 (Anax): Stupid cow needed my ring for this (7,8) W______ ____M___
[Update: See comments for answers.]
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