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

Devolution: A Firsthand Account of the Rainier Sasquatch Massacre
Cryptid Club
The Mothman Prophecies
The United States of Cryptids: A Tour of American Myths and Monsters
Cryptid Hunters (Marty and Grace, #1)
Discount Armageddon (InCryptid, #1)
Into the Drowning Deep (Rolling in the Deep, #1)
Cryptozoology A to Z: The Encyclopedia of Loch Monsters, Sasquatch, Chupacabras & Other Authentic Mysteries of Nature
The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures (The World of Lore, #1)
Real Wolfmen: True Encounters in Modern America
Menagerie (Menagerie, #1)
Rolling in the Deep (Rolling in the Deep, #0.5)
Tentacles (Marty and Grace, #2)
Mothman Baby!: A Hazy Dell Flap Book
Another Kind
I Know Sasquatch by Jess BradleyThe Luck of the Loch Ness Monster by Alice W. FlahertyDon't Squish the Sasquatch! by Kent RedekerYou Might Be Special! by Marcus CutlerElwood Bigfoot by Jill Esbaum
Cryptids for Kids!
59 books — 12 voters
Monster ABC by Derek SullivanGoodnight Krampus by Kyle SullivanHush Now, Banshee! by Kyle SullivanGet Dressed, Sasquatch! by Kyle SullivanDon't Eat Me, Chupacabra! / ¡No Me Comas, Chupacabra! by Kyle Sullivan
Hazy Dell Press
25 books — 1 voter

Flying Saucer to the Center of Your Mind by John A. KeelThe Mothman Prophecies by John A. KeelSearching For the String by John A. KeelOur Haunted Planet by John A. KeelTrickster by Matt Dembicki
Paranormal Research Books
100 books — 1 voter
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Thomm Quackenbush
Humans are narcissists and we like a cryptid that resembles us. Sea monsters, globsters, out-of-place animals, the potentially not-extinct, and mythic beasts do not hold a candle to an ape-man.
Thomm Quackenbush, Holidays with Bigfoot

Mark  Ferguson
On the Larch Scape humans had never managed to extend a sizeable population across entire continents, so much of the megafauna considered to be a distant Pleistocene memory on other Scapes had lingered. The mammoths, giant sloths and woolly rhinoceroses were extinct, but there were hyenas, fanged cats and amphicyonids hunting bison, omnivorous deer, glyptodons, great boars, and wild horses too large for men to ride south of the Laurentian Sea, in what was called Illinois on Malone’s Scape. The i ...more
Mark Ferguson, Terra Incognita

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