Crispin: The Cross of Lead


Asta's son has no name. And, after the death of his mother, no family to protect him when he is accused of a crime he didn't commit. Declared a 'wolf's head' - meaning that anyone who catches him can kill him - he has no choice but to leave his village. All he can take with him on the journey is his newly revealed name - Crispin - and his mother's cross of lead. Travelling without purpose, through a countryside still ravaged by the effects of the plague, Crispin stumbles upon a juggler, a giant of a man known as Bear. ...

Crispin the Cross of Lead 2007, Little, Brown and Company, New York

ISBN-13: 9780786816583


Crispin: The Cross of Lead 2004, Perfection Learning, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780756931872


Crispin: The Cross of Lead 2004, Simon & Schuster Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780689837777

New edition

Mass-market paperback

Crispin: The Cross of Lead 2003, Simon & Schuster Children's, New York

ISBN-13: 9780689837746