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I love the weird and unexplained, and because I'm a native of the Washington, D.C. area, I was naturally drawn to "Ghosts: Washington's Most Famous Ghost Stories." Author John Alexander, who was a noted local D.J. at the time, produced a very cool and fascinating little book. The book goes into the history of ghosts in Washington, from famous spirits like Dolley Madison and Abraham Lincoln to the supposed curse surrounding the jutting rocks in the Potomac River that are known as "The Three Littl ...more
Feb 02, 2008 Lesley rated it really liked it
I scared myself silly reading this book before actually visiting the great city with my grandmother when I was 11. A few of the stories still stick with me today... I'll bet the demon cat has made a few appearances in the last decade.