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The Ghostly Register

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Sign your name--if you dare--in The Ghostly Register, a spine-tingling guide to the most fascinating documented haunts in America. Read the eerie tales of spirits, bizarre occurrences, and unexplained phenomena. You will be spellbound by the account of ghostly manifestations of a tall Stetson-wearing figure aboard The Wild Goose, John Wayne's former yacht; the strange happ ...more
Paperback, 378 pages
Published September 22nd 1986 by Contemporary Books Inc
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Jan 29, 2013 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: ghost
Not bad as true ghost stories go but not much of a travel guide. Most of the buildings were not open to the public so they couldn't be visited without calling ahead and hoping that the owner wasn't sick and tired of ghost hunters. Readers weren't even told where some of them were because the owners wanted privacy. Some of the buildings had already been sold by the time the book was written; the old owners gave the author information but the new owners didn't want visitors. Add that to the ghosts ...more
Anthony Ventrello
Jun 17, 2012 rated it it was amazing
A true ghost story book for any reader. I read this book when I was in high school and it scared me to death! I think that was the author's goal, though. It was my first true ghost story book which led me on to many more since then.
Mar 20, 2008 rated it it was amazing
love to read about hauntings and etc! picks up book alot and rereads what i sometimes read over and over again
theres always some short of super naturals out there
i beleave in all
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Shelves: ghosts, nonfiction
Really good, except for the fact that my copy seemed to be missing a small chunk.
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A fun and creepy armchair road-trip.
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Arthur B. Myers, of Wellesley, freelance writer, journalist, investigative reporter, editor, college writing instructor, and in his later years, author of a number of books and articles about ghosts and other paranormal phenomena, died April 8, 2006. He was 88.

He was the author of 21 books and more than 150 articles and stories in magazines and other publications for both children and adults, incl
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