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‘Puzzle King’ Myles Mellor got his start in Sonoma

‘Puzzle King’ Myles Mellor got his start in Sonoma

“Today, Myles Mellor’s puzzles are syndicated in nearly 120 newspapers, and appear in more than 600 magazines,” a Sonoma Index-Tribune profile says.

Myles Mellor
Myles Mellor

“He writes custom puzzles on a wide range of topics: sailing, engineering, even puzzles for individuals for anniversaries and whatnot. He recently mailed his 15,000th invoice, and has now published 45 word puzzle books.”

And it all started in 2006 when then-CNPA President Bill Lynch said, “I’m paying way too much for my crossword puzzles. Can you provide them to me?”

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