In the novel "The Rothko Room", it is established that agents may receive information via crossword puzzles. This puzzle is what's known as a "Pointer", meaning that it contains information regarding a location. This particular puzzle is a "Treasure Island Pointer", meaning that is meant for a Cleaner - an assassin.
On successful completion of the puzzle, you will be directed to a website, where you will find information that will enable you to view the first three chapters of the book and be entered into a draw. The first TEN entries drawn from the list of successful codebreakers will receive a free copy of "The Rothko Room" e-book.
Publication date: August 2013. Offer ends 31 December 2013.