The Big Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories

The Big Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories

From apparitions of fires and soldiers struggling in the cold at Valley Forge, to ghostly children stalking dormitories at Gettysburg College, these stories of strange occurrences are sure to send a chill up your spine.

Author: Mark Nesbitt

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493043934

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 368

View: 825

Hauntings lurk and spirits linger in the Keystone State Reader, beware! Turn these pages and enter the world of the paranormal, where ghosts and ghouls alike creep just out of sight. Authors Mark Nesbitt and Patty A. Wilson shine a light in the dark corners of Pennsylvania and scare those spirits out of hiding in this thrilling collection. From apparitions of fires and soldiers struggling in the cold at Valley Forge, to ghostly children stalking dormitories at Gettysburg College, these stories of strange occurrences are sure to send a chill up your spine. Around the campfire or tucked away on a dark and stormy night, this big book of ghost stories is a hauntingly good read.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

The Big Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories

The Big Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories

A treasury of 125 ghost stories from the Keystone State, gathered by two of the state's best-known authors on the subject.

Author: Mark Nesbitt

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 081174017X

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 368

View: 496

A treasury of 125 ghost stories from the Keystone State, gathered by two of the state's best-known authors on the subject.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

The Big Book of West Virginia Ghost Stories

The Big Book of West Virginia Ghost Stories

Author Rosemary Ellen Guiley shines a light in the dark corners of Virginia and scares those spirits out of hiding in this thrilling collection.

Author: Rosemary Ellen Guiley

Publisher: Big Book of Ghost Stories

ISBN: 1493043986

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 288

View: 936

Turn these pages and enter the world of the paranormal, where ghosts and ghouls alike creep just out of sight. Author Rosemary Ellen Guiley shines a light in the dark corners of Virginia and scares those spirits out of hiding in this thrilling collection.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

Haunted Pennsylvania

Haunted Pennsylvania

Patty A. Wilson is the author of several books on Pennsylvania hauntings, including The Pennsylvania Ghost Guide and The Big Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories, and coauthor of Boos and Brews with Scott Crownover.

Author: Mark Nesbitt

Publisher: Haunted

ISBN: 1493040855

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 160

View: 342

Eerie stories of ghosts, spirits, and hauntings from across the Keystone State.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

Haunted Pennsylvania

Haunted Pennsylvania

Patty A. Wilson is the author of several books on Pennsylvania hauntings, including The Pennsylvania Ghost Guide and The Big Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories, and coauthor of Boos and Brews with Scott Crownover.

Author: Mark Nesbitt

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493040865

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 160

View: 269

A collection of frightening stories, including the Civil War ghosts of Gettysburg, spirits at John Brown's tannery, the fiddling ghost of Potter County, hauntings at the Eastern State Penitentiary, the mysterious indelible handprint, and many more.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

Haunted West Virginia

Haunted West Virginia

She is the author of The Pennsylvania Ghost Guide and The Big Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories, and coauthor of Boos & Brews with Scott Crownover and Haunted Pennsylvania with Mark Nesbitt.

Author: Patty A. Wilson

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493040827

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 192

View: 599

Thrilling stories of supernatural occurences in West Virginia, including the restless spirits of Harpers Ferry, the legendary Mothman of Point Pleasant, the ghosts of Twistabout Ridge, the phantom hitchhikers on the West Virginia Turnpike, and many more.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

The Paranormal

The Paranormal

home of ghosts : so - called house cleaners , perhaps , or , in some cases ,
demonologists . Patty A . Wilson , 43 , the author with Mark Nesbitt of " The Big
Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories ” and a founder of the Ghost Research
Foundation ...

Author: Kenneth Partridge

Publisher: Hw Wilson Company

ISBN: STANFORD:36105213124493

Category: Social Science

Page: 196

View: 613

Surveys various supernatural phenomena, from ghosts and extra sensory perception (ESP), to UFOs and cryptozoology, examining whether they have any scientific validity and why people find them so fascinating.
Categories: Social Science

Haunted North Carolina

Haunted North Carolina

North Carolina is rich in Native American, Colonial, and Civil War history, and this heritage brings stories of ghosts and creatures from coastal tidewater to the western mountains.

Author: Patty A. Wilson

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493040889

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 168

View: 556

North Carolina is rich in Native American, Colonial, and Civil War history, and this heritage brings stories of ghosts and creatures from coastal tidewater to the western mountains. Readers will encounter the spirit of infant Virginia Dare in the form of a white deer, shipwreck survivors guided by ghosts to safety, a Halifax County reverend's encounter with the Devil, phantom marauders at Hannah's Creek Swamp, the spirit who directed his will from the grave, hauntings in the State Capitol, and mysterious figures at Devil's Stairs.
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

UFOs in Pennsylvania

UFOs in Pennsylvania

* Reports of bizarre sightings * Encounters with extraterrestrials * UFO flaps throughout the state * Accounts of alien abductions * Connections with Bigfoot and other phenomena Patty Wilson lives in central Pennsylvania and is the author ...

Author: Patty A. Wilson

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 9780811706483

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 123

View: 246

* Reports of bizarre sightings * Encounters with extraterrestrials * UFO flaps throughout the state * Accounts of alien abductions * Connections with Bigfoot and other phenomena Patty Wilson lives in central Pennsylvania and is the author of The Big Book of Pennsylvania Ghost Stories (978-0-8117-0364-2), Haunted Pennsylvania (978-0-8117-3278-7), and Haunted West Virginia (978-0-8117-3400-4).
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit

The Pennsylvania Dutchman

The Pennsylvania Dutchman

The ghost stories told here were collected in Berks County . The author ... There
is a big old chestnut tree standing up near the corner at Pricetown . And years
ago ... If only he were alive , I'd have enough stories just by him to fill a book . At
any ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000122812773

Category: Folklore

Page:

View: 755

Categories: Folklore

Great Lakes and Midwest Catalog

Great Lakes and Midwest Catalog

Author: Partners Book Distributing

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015071443116

Category: Booksellers' catalogs

Page:

View: 101

Categories: Booksellers' catalogs

100 Most Popular Children s Authors

100 Most Popular Children s Authors

In 1986 Alexander published a story about sixteen - year - old Vesper in The
Illyrian Adventure ( Dutton ) . ... Further adventures take the pair to Central
America , a grand duchy in Europe , a remote country of Jedera , and finally to the
Pennsylvania countryside . ... In recent years , Alexander has contributed to The
Big Book for Peace ( Dutton , 1990 ) and to a collection of a dozen scary stories
by Newbery ...

Author: Sharron L. McElmeel

Publisher: Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: UCSC:32106014964222

Category: Education

Page: 495

View: 112

A guide based on a 1997 survey of popular children's book authors provides biographical sketches and selected bibliographies for such writers as Beverly Cleary, Lois Lawry, Lewis Carroll, Mary Downing Hahn, and C.S. Lewis.
Categories: Education

Biographical Companion to the Literary Map of Pennsylvania Juvenile Edition

Biographical Companion to the Literary Map of Pennsylvania  Juvenile Edition

His out - of - door adventure stories and sports stories have appeared in
seventeen books and 200 - odd magazines . ... Johnny Jack and His Beginnings
( 1954 ) ; Christmas Miniaiure ( 1957 ) ; The Christmas Ghost ( 1960 ) ; The Big
Fight ...

Author: Pennsylvania Council of Teachers of English

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000001761214

Category: Authors, American

Page: 39

View: 645

Categories: Authors, American

The American West

The American West

$3.95 cl/$2.95 pa. ... GHOST TOWNS AND MINING CAMPS OF NEW MEXICO,
by James E. and Barbara H. Sherman. ... quit tormentin' that gal") and marred by
occasional superficiality, nevertheless the book is a poignant, likeable story of a
gutsy and modest woman. ... Her account of the breakup of her first marriage is
handled in a moving, understated way, and is one of the book's major strengths.

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015004181221

Category: West (U.S.)

Page:

View: 928

Categories: West (U.S.)

AB Bookman s Weekly

AB Bookman s Weekly

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015039369155

Category: Antiquarian booksellers

Page:

View: 924

Categories: Antiquarian booksellers

Quill Quire

Quill   Quire

... Amazing Stories : Ghost Town Stories of the Red Coat Trail , Local History
Amazing Stories : Great Canadian Love Stories , Canadian ... of Contradictions ,
Poetry The Book of War Letters , Canadian History The Book Trade in Canada ,
Reference Bookkeeper's Bootcamp ... Biography Ghost Maps , Poetry Ghost
Stories of America , Folklore Ghost Stories of Pennsylvania , Folklore Ghost
Stories of the ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: NWU:35556035745504

Category: Book industries and trade

Page:

View: 695

Categories: Book industries and trade

Pennsylvania Dutch Country Ghosts Legends and Lore

Pennsylvania Dutch Country Ghosts  Legends and Lore

GHOSTS OF TOWN AND COUNTRY Virtually every town , township , village and
city in the Pennsylvania Dutch Country has its ghostly ... The research team
which produced the book you are reading has collected files of these frameworks
of folklore . Many of the ghost stories we came across are what we like to call “
they say ” stories . ... If they say that big , old , empty mansion just beyond the iron
gate , on top of the hill between those two dead oak trees is haunted , you are
likely to ...

Author: Charles Jesse Adams

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000058531792

Category: Social Science

Page: 152

View: 700

Categories: Social Science