Author: North Atlantic Books

North Atlantic Books (NAB) is an independent, nonprofit publisher committed to a bold exploration of the relationships between mind, body, spirit, and nature. Founded in Vermont, in 1974, NAB aims to nurture a holistic view of the arts, sciences, humanities, and healing. Over the decades, it has been at the forefront of publishing a diverse range of original books in alternative medicine, ecology, and spirituality, with a pioneering publishing program that encompasses somatics, trauma, raw foods, craniosacral therapy, shamanism, and literature.

New Release: The Concise Book of Dry Needling

A Practitioner’s Guide to Myofascial Trigger Point Applications Chronic pain has many sources, and sensory bombardment is a common source that physical therapists know all too little about. In this book, author and international authority on the subject, John Sharkey, outlines accurate and essential criteria for the identification and subsequent treatment of myofascial trigger points …continue

Holiday Gift Guide • 2016

Happy holidays from everyone here at North Atlantic Books! We wish you and yours health, hope, wisdom, strength, and transformation in the upcoming year. To jump-start your search for the perfect gift for your loved ones, we’ve curated a selection of books to inspire growth in each of these areas. We hope you find the …continue

Letter from the Founding Publisher: New Moon

Dear Friends, I am writing you about a new version of my book New Moon, appearing this fall. New Moon is my original, core book, my story about growing up in New York, discovering my second family and their hotel in the Catskills, changing my name from Richard Towers to Richard Grossinger, and going to …continue

Principles of Yoga Sequencing

To celebrate National Yoga Month, we’ve pulled together a few helpful guides for yogis. Below we share the the principles of yoga sequencing from Mark Stephens’ Yoga Sequencing, aimed to help students and teachers better understand the art of intentional sequencing and how it can enhance one’s practice. If you’re interested in further delving into principles of yoga sequencing, be …continue

Where Will You Stand? Rev. angel Kyodo williams in Lion’s Roar

In the wake of last week’s horrific events, we at North Atlantic Books wish to express our solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement and our deep sadness at the senseless deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, in addition to the five officers killed in Dallas. During times like these, words can feel woefully insufficient, and …continue