Cryptids are animals presumed by followers of the cryptozoology pseudoscientific subculture to exist on the basis of anecdotal or other evidence considered insufficient by mainstream science. While biologists regularly identify new species following established scientific methodology, cryptozoologists focus on entities mentioned in the folklore record and rumour. Entities that may be considered cryptids by cryptozoologists include Bigfoot, Yeti, the chupacabra, the Jersey Devil, the Loch Ness Monster, or Mokele-mbembe. Some dictionaries and encyclopedias define the term "cryptid" as an animal ...more

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The Mothman Prophecies
Cryptid Hunters (Marty and Grace, #1)
Discount Armageddon (InCryptid, #1)
The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures (The World of Lore, #1)
Cryptozoology A to Z: The Encyclopedia of Loch Monsters, Sasquatch, Chupacabras & Other Authentic Mysteries of Nature
Real Wolfmen: True Encounters in Modern America
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Pocket Apocalypse (InCryptid, #4)
Mysterious America: The Ultimate Guide to the Nation's Weirdest Wonders, Strangest Spots, and Creepiest Creatures
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Roland Smith
Marty took the key out of his pocket, pushed the green button, and tore an opening in the side of the Orb. "Now look what you've done!" Luther said. "You've wrecked Ted's Orb." "How clumsy of me," Marty said. ...more
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Jacqueline E. Smith
Okay, so let’s talk about the E-word. You all know which word I mean. That pesky E-word that skeptics like my cousin Theodore just love to throw around to try to make the family cryptid enthusiast look like a total loser. That’s right. I’m talking about evidence.
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