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Crossley, Steven

Works: 432 works in 1,529 publications in 1 language and 43,073 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Children's audiobooks  Sea stories  Political fiction  Domestic fiction  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.G6591, FIC
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Most widely held works by Steven Crossley
In the woods by Tana French( Recording )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a 12-year-old Irish lad and his two pals fail to return from a day in the woods, searchers find only the terrified sixth grader--with blood-filled shoes and no memory of what happened. Now 32, the tragedy's sole survivor Rob Ryan is a detective on Dublin's Murder Squad. A current investigation takes Rob to the exact site of his childhood trauma. With the present case chillingly similar to his 20-year-old nightmare, Rob hopes to unlock the shrouded secrets of his past
The picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde( )

18 editions published between 1891 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exquisitely beautiful young man in Victorian England retains his youthful and innocent appearance over the years while his portrait reflects both his age and evil soul as he pursues a life of decadence and corruption.--
The book of lost things by John Connolly( Recording )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mourning the loss of his mother, David finds comfort in the books she left behind. But soon the make-believe world of the books melds with David's reality, and the figments of his imagination become startlingly real. Suddenly, he finds himself in a brutal land populated by trolls, harpies, and werewolf-like creatures. His only hope is to find the king, whose Book of Lost Things could show David the way home
Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad( )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The title character is a man haunted by guilt over an act of cowardice. He becomes an agent at an isolated East Indian trading post. There his feelings of inadequacy and responsibility are played out to their logical and inevitable end
Tunnels by Roderick Gordon( Recording )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Will Burrows and his friend Chester embark on a quest to find Will's archaeologist father, who has inexplicably disappeared, they are led to a labyrinthine world underneath London, full of sinister inhabitants with evil intentions toward "Topsoilers" like Will and his father.--
Saturday by Ian McEwan( Recording )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neurosurgeon Henry Perowne enjoys life immensely and considers himself fortunate to love the woman he's married to. As he makes his way through an immense London crown of Iraq War protestors, he has a minor automobile accident. His trained eye immediately senses something wrong with Baxter, the other driver. So when a confrontational Baxter visits the Perowne home later that evening and events take a tragic turn, it is Henry who must employ his skills to save Baxter
Deeper by Roderick Gordon( )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Will Burrows continues to search for his lost archaeologist father in the strange underground world he has discovered, he stumbles across a sinister plot with terrible implications for the world above
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Emmuska Orczy Orczy( )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scarlet Pimpernel and his followers risk their lives to save the French aristocrats from the guillotine during the French revolution
The fracture zone : a return to the Balkans by Simon Winchester( )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning journalist and author Simon Winchester takes readers on a personal tour of the Balkans. Combining history and interviews with the people who live there, Winchester offers a fascinating glimpse into the complex issues at work in this chaotic region
The Finkler question by Howard Jacobson( )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Treslove and Sam Finkler are old school friends who, despite a prickly relationship, have never lost touch with each other, or with their former teacher, Libor Sevick. Now all three men, each recently widowed in his own way, spend sweetly painful evenings together reminiscing, until a violent attack brings everything they thought they knew into question
The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Sir Ernest Shackleton's 1914-1916 expedition to Antarctica. Shot on location in Antarctica, the film includes interviews with surviving relatives of expedition members, archived audio interviews with original members of the expedition, as well as footage and photographs from the original expedition
Freefall by Roderick Gordon( )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As fourteen-year-old archaeologist Will and his friends plummet down a subterranean pore, they face deadly creatures and discover a strange fungal shelf, which not only reveals artifacts from ancient civilizations, but clues to a lost land at the end of the Earth
The bone clocks : a novel by David Mitchell( Recording )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een gewone vrouw blijkt een beslissende pion in een bovennatuurlijke strijd tussen goed en kwaad
Enduring love by Ian McEwan( )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe Rose, a writer, is one of several bystanders who assist an elderly man trying to anchor his giant helium baloon. From that day on Jed Barry, another bystander who assisted with the baloon, begins to stalk Joe. Driven by religious zeal and misdirected love, Jed slowly unravels each strand of Joe's life. Joe's marriage, profession, and character begin to dissolve. A modern psychological thriller that examines the delicate construction of marriages and relationships and the inherent frailties of love
The heir by Catherine Coulter( )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justin and Arabella marry for convenience, and become mired in a web of deceit that threatens to destroy them and the love that is beginning to spark their lives
Closer by Roderick Gordon( )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Burrows believes he is safe at the very center of the earth, in a world that no one knows exists, but the Styx are close behind and will follow him anywhere, while on the surface, Drake and some unlikely allies unearth some critical secrets
Deaf sentence by David Lodge( )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lodge's novel finds linguistics professor Desmond Bates forced into an early retirement by hearing loss. While at a noisy party, Bates politely says yes to a question he can't quite hear. Soon, he learns he's agreed to supervise a dangerously sexy undergrad on her suicide note research
Sword of the rightful king : a novel of King Arthur by Jane Yolen( )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merlinnus the magician devises a way for King Arthur to prove himself the rightful king of England--pulling a sword from a stone--but trouble arises when someone else removes the sword first
The maiden bride by Linda Needham( )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Eleanor and her travelling companions have finally reached the ruined castle, Faulkhurst, ancestral home of her deceased husband, William Bayard. Their marriage was arranged. She had never met him, but he was reputed to be a vicious warlord
The great stink by Clare Clark( )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a putrid odor fills the city during a heat wave, massive repairs to London's sewer system are called for. While most find the subterranean world a dark carnival of horrors, William May, a haunted survivor of the Crimean War, finds solace in the dim, dripping passageways. But after being implicated in a murder, William's sanity is called into question
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The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition
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The book of lost thingsSaturdayThe Finkler questionThe Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expeditionFreefallEnduring loveThe maiden bride