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The Element Encyclopedia of Ghosts & Hauntings : The Ultimate A-Z of Spirits, Mysteries and the Paranormal (Element Encyclopedia)

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Ghosts and haunting
Paperback, 557 pages
Published January 1st 2008 by Harper Element
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Aimee
This book is great for anyone who is interested in or new to the paranormal. It's really easy to understand and contains a lot of concise information covering a plethora of different subsections to do with parapsychology and hauntings.

If you are a writer this book also has plenty of historical accounts of ghostly activities that can be great sources of inspiration, as well as a lot of useful references on how different psychic powers work, which can be a good point of research for character bui
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Donna
This "review"'s going to deviate from my standard reviews a bit. Back to your regularly scheduled reviewing next time.

A commenter on my other blog and I were having a little conversation about book buying in the comments of one of my posts there. I don’t know about you, but right now I need more books like I need a double lobotomy. Like I told him in my comment, when I went to pre-order Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Dark Side, I just had to pick up Why We Suck by Dr. Denis Leary. The man is m
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Ryoukin San
I would read it again if I had the book really love and enjoyed reading it.
Jessica
I found this to be a very useful reference book for writers of the supernatural who need an introduction to various terms, concepts, theories and famous people of the underworld!
Holly Harker
Oct 11, 2010 Holly Harker added it
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Good for factual hauntings etc, but not as imaginative or full of interesting tidbits as the other encyclopedias in the element series.
Adna
A very insightful encyclopedia of supernatural world.
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