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Crossley, Steven

Works: 181 works in 464 publications in 1 language and 17,912 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Film adaptations  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Children's audiobooks  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Drama 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.G6591, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Steven Crossley
Tunnels by Roderick Gordon( )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,078 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
Deeper by Roderick Gordon( )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 965 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 fracture zone a return to the Balkans by Simon Winchester( )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 820 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
Freefall by Roderick Gordon( )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 782 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 heir by Catherine Coulter( )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 751 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
The Endurance Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In August, 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton, renowned explorer set sail with 27 men on his ship The Endurance. His plan was to be the first expedition to cross the Antarctic continent. Marooned on four feet of ice, in over 8,000 feet deep water, Shackleton and his crew survived some 635 days and nights, without proper shelter or rations, enduring the harshest conditions imaginable
Closer by Roderick Gordon( )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 742 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
Sword of the rightful king a novel of King Arthur by Jane Yolen( )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 693 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( )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 677 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
Cavaliers and roundheads by Christopher Hibbert( )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a rainy summer day in 1642, King Charles raised the Royalist standard in defiance of Parliament's authority. For the next six years, the English people were divided by war ... Finally, when Charles was led to the block in 1649, none tried to save him. Focusing on the effects of this war on the civilian population, Hibbert's vivid, detailed narrative history clearly portrays the results of the bloody struggle between the Crown and Parliament.--Container
The proposition by Judith Ivory( )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accepting the challenge to convert brash, handsome, incorrigible Mick Tremore into a gentleman in only six weeks, Lady Edwina Bollash is concerned less with her abilities than with resisting the man's considerable charms
Fell by David Clement-Davies( )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black wolf Fell travels alone, padding through the foreboding woods of Transylvania. The loss of his sister Larka weighs heavily on him, as does Fell's betrayal of his pack. But Fell's story is far from complete. When he receives a message from his old eagle friend Skart, he is drawn along a path that could lead him to redemption or cost him his life. Along that path lies Alina, a lost girl--and possibly a changeling. Helping the girl return to her family could heal a broken kingdom, but it would also mean entering the world of humans. Fell's future is indeed strewn with peril, and he will have to summon all of his courage if he is to fulfill his destiny
The wedding by Julie Garwood( )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Connor MacAlister and his warriors had captured Lady Brenna en route to her arranged marriage to another, but she was determined to be happy and soon endeared herself to most of the clan despite her uncanny knack for getting into trouble
The sight by David Clement-Davies( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Transylvania during the Middle Ages, a pack of wolves sets out on a perilous journey to prevent their enemy--an embittered lone wolf named Morgra--from calling upon the legendary Evil One that will give her the power to control all animals
A fine summer's day by Charles Todd( Recording )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Times bestselling author Charles Todd takes readers on a trip to Ian Rutledge₂s past, with the story of the last case the Scotland Yard detective tackles before he goes off to fight in World War I
The 100-year-old man who climbed out the window and disappeared a novel by Jonas Jonasson( Recording )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allan Karlsson, resident of a nursing home in a small Swedish town, is about to be celebrated at his 100th birthday party with the press, the mayor, and the entire nursing staff and fellow residents in attendance. But Allan really isn't interested (and he'd like a bit more control over his alcohol consumption), so he decides to escape. He climbs out the window in his "pee slippers" and embarks on a hilarious and entirely unexpected journey. At the same time we discover Allan's larger-than-life back story: not only has he witnessed, Zelig-like, some of the most important events of the twentieth century but he has actually played a key role in them. Starting as an explosives expert, he finds himself involved in the development of the atomic bomb and in his travels throughout the world, shares meals and more with everyone from Stalin, Churchill, and Truman, to Mao, Franco, and De Gaulle
Doctor Illuminatus by Martin Booth( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pip and her twin brother, Tim, awaken an alchemist's son from a centuries-long slumber when their family moves to an old English country estate, and he enlists them in the fight against an evil alchemist who seeks to create a homunculus
Spiral by Roderick Gordon( Recording )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The outer crust is under attack by the subterranean Styx who are turning ordinary humans into walking bombs and incubators for their eggs, and only Will Burrows and his band of retired commandos stand in their way--but the Styx also have problems of their own
Willful behavior by Donna Leon( )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of his wife's Paola's students comes to visit him, with a strange and vague interest in investigating the possibility of a pardon for a crime committed by her grandfather many years ago, Commissario Brunetti thinks little of it. But when the girl is found dead, clearly stabbed to death, Claudia Leonardo suddenly becomes Brunetti's case, no longer Paola's student. Claudia seems to have no discernible living family - her only familial relationship is with an elderly Austrian woman, who was the lover of her grandfather, but was not herself Claudia's grandmother. Brunetti is both intrigued and stunned by the extraordinary art collection the old woman keeps in her small, unprepossessing flat, and when she in turn is found dead, the case seems to have be about to open up long buried secrets of collaboration and the exploitation of Italian Jews during the war, secrets few in Italy are happy to explore
Sparrows in the scullery by Barbara Brooks Wallace( Recording )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite horrible conditions at the boys' home where kidnappers left him, eleven-year-old Colley, an orphan, finds a reason and a way to live, along with comradeship
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The Endurance Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition
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