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Books published by publisher Crossing Pr

  • Paulus and the Dragon

    Jean Dulieu

    Paperback (Crossing Pr, Oct. 1, 1977)
    Paulus, a forest dwarf, does a favor for the King and is rewarded with a fire-spitting baby dragon.
  • The Complete Home Guide to Herbs, Natural Healing, and Nutrition

    Jill Davies

    (Crossing Press, Jan. 13, 2004)
    Echinacea and gingko biloba are well-known herbal remedies for common ailments such as colds and memory loss. But the vast majority of herbal aids are underused as treatments or preventatives for everything from insomnia to arthritis to heart disease. In THE COMPLETE HOME GUIDE TO HERBS, NATURAL HEALTH, AND NUTRITION, herbal practitioner Jill Rosemary Davies explains how to promote good health by understanding the body and how it is affected by a wide range of healing plants. She teaches you how to use herbs as potent tools for natural healing as well as how to combine them with nutrition and exercise for a healthy lifestyle. Additionally, you'll find:Sections on cleansings, immunity, life stages, and body systems; a complete A to Z of diseases and treatments; and a section on first aid. Instructions for making your own herbal teas, decoctions, tinctures, ointments, oils, and more.And because the herbs used in this book are widely available in health food stores, drug stores, and grocery stores-some you'll even find growing in your own backyard-incorporating a greater range of beneficial herbs into your life will be all the more simple. Open the book to any page and you'll feel like you've stumbled upon Mother Nature's best-kept secrets.
  • The Sibling Rivalry Monster

    Benjamin Ginsberg, Alice Muhlback

    Hardcover (Crossing Pr, June 1, 1985)
    Matilda and her brother Dennis realize that their only hope is to stick together in harmony after their constant fighting creates a monster in the basement.
  • It's Not Fair!

    Dominique Jolin

    Hardcover (Crossing Pr, May 1, 1996)
    A father reassures his daughter when she complains that her friends all have better possessions and more freedom of behavior than she does
  • Morningtown Ride

    Malvina Reynolds

    Hardcover (Crossing Press, March 1, 1996)
    An illustrated version of a song that follows a train on its nighttime journey to Morningtown, many miles away.
  • The Ballad of Penelope Lou ... and Me

    Drew Stevenson

    Paperback (Crossing Pr, July 1, 1978)
    A young man who is terrified of water finds a way to wed a maiden bent on marrying a sailor.
  • Walk When the Moon is Full

    Frances Hamerstrom, Robert Katona

    Paperback (Crossing Press, March 15, 1975)
    The author describes thirteen moonlight walks with her children and the nature observations they made.
  • Return of the sun: Native American tales from the Northeast woodlands

    Joseph Bruchac

    Hardcover (Crossing Press, Aug. 16, 1989)
    his 4th collection of Native folk tales
  • Heroes and Heroines Monsters and Magic

    Joseph Bruchac

    Paperback (Crossing Press, Feb. 1, 2000)
    1998 The Crossing Press trade paperback, 12th printing. Joseph Bruchac (Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back: A Native American Year of Moons). Joseph Bruchac, part Abenaki Indian, narrates folktales carried down through the oral traditions of the People of the Long House. - Google Books
  • The Centurion's Wife

    Davis Bunn, Janette Oke

    Hardcover (Crossings, March 15, 2009)
    When her family's wealth and power are lost forever, Leah is sent to Pontius Pilate in hopes that he might arrange a strategic marriage. But despite her betrothed's striking countenance and position. Leah deems life as a centurion's wife a fate worse than death. Head of the garrison near Galilee, Alban has ambitions that could one day see him at the seat of power--in Rome itself. Eager to prove himself, he takes on the assignment of a lifetime, one that will put his career, his beliefs, and his very life at risk. But when the death--and missing body--of an obscure rabbi compel Leah and Alban to search for answers, what they discover changes everything.
  • Adventure of the Stone Man

    Frances Hamerstrom, William Kimber

    Hardcover (Crossing Press, March 15, 1977)
    Two French children try to keep the secret of their cave from the outside world and from a scientist searching for a rare eagle owl.
  • Finding Soul on the Path of Orisa

    Tobe Melora Correal

    Paperback (Crossing Press, Jan. 28, 2003)