The Anomalist


Book Buzz 2007

New Books (and other media) of Interest to Anomalists

(See also previous book buzz, book awards, and our new book imprint.)

Anomalies, Forteana, and General Mysteries

Weird Virginia
by Jeff Bahr, Troy Taylor, Loren Coleman

The Haunted Observatory: Curiosities from the Astronomer's Cabinet
by Richard Baum

Outside the Gates of Science: Why It's Time for the Paranormal to Come in from the Cold
by Damien Broderick

Chambers Dictionary of the Unexplained
by Editors of Chambers

Mysterious America: The Ultimate Guide to the Nation's Weirdest Wonders, Strangest Spots, and Creepiest Creatures
by Loren Coleman

Strange but True: Canadian Stories of Horror and Terror
by John Robert Colombo

Mysteries and Secrets of Time
by Lionel and Patricia Fanthorp

The Guide to Mysterious Loch Ness and the Inverness Area 
by Geoff Holder

The Guide to Mysterious Stirlingshire
by Geoff Holder

Encounters: With the Strange and Unexplained
by Matt Hoyle

Intermediate States: The Anomalist 13
Patrick Huyghe and Dennis Stacy (editors)

The Best of John Keel
by John Keel

The Secret Message of Jules Verne: Decoding His Masonic, Rosicrucian, and Occult Writings
by Michel Lamy

The Occult Mind: Magic in Theory and Practice
by Christopher I. Lehrich

Weird Sights and Fantastic Visions
by Joel Levy

Hidden Headlines of Wisconsin
by Chad Lewis (Editor)

Encyclopedia of Religious Phenomena 
by J. Gordon Melton

Modern Alchemy: Occultism and the Emergence of Atomic Theory
by Mark Morrisson

Dark Dorset Tales of Mystery, Wonder and Terror
by Robert J. Newland and Mark J. North

Adventures in Paranormal Investigation
by Joe Nickell

The Paranormal and the Politics of Truth: A Sociological Account
by Jeremy Northcote

The Morning of the Magicians
by Louis Pauwels and Jacques Bergier

Far Out: 101 Strange Tales from Science's Outer Edge
by Mark Pilkington

Crop Circles
by Lucy Pringle

The Rough Guide to Unexplained Phenomena 2
by Bob Rickard and John Michell

The Living Energy Universe
by Gary E. Schwartz

Darklore Vol. 1
Greg Taylor (editor)

Cryptozoology  (including Maverick Anthropology)

The Monster Hunter's Handbook
by Ibrahim Amin

Monster! The A-Z Of Zooform Phenomena
by Neil Arnold

Bernard Heuvelmans: Un Rebelle de la Science
Jean-Jacques Barloy

Further Cryptozoology
by Ronan Coghlan

The Centre for Fortean Zoology 2007 Yearbook
by Jonathan Downes (Editor)

Blue Tiger
by Harry R. Caldwel

by Jacob Covey

Centre for Fortean Zoology Yearbook 2008
by J Downes (Editor)

Fabulous Creatures, Mythical Monsters, and Animal Power Symbols: A Handbook
by Cassandra Eason

Monster Spotter's Guide to North America
by Scott Francis

Big Bird! Modern Sightings Of Flying Monsters
by Ken Gerhard

Les Felins Encore Inconnus D'Afrique
Bernard Heuvelmans

The "Supernatural" Book of Monsters, Spirits, Demons, and Ghouls
by Alex Irvin

Sea Monsters Unmasked 
by Henry Lee

Fabulous Creatures and Other Magical Beings
by Joel Levy

The Cryptopedia: A Dictionary of the Weird, Strange, and Downright Bizarre
by Jonathan Maberry and David F. Krame

Does Champ Exist?
by Gary S. Mangiacopra and Dwight G. Smith

A New Human: The Startling Discovery and Strange Story of the "Hobbits" of Flores, Indonesia
by Mike Morwood and Penny Van Oosterzee

Natural History of Hidden Animals
by Rein Mullerson

Exotic Animal Field Guide: Nonnative Hoofed Mammals in the United States
by Elizabeth Cary Mungall

Florida's Unexpected Wildlife: Exotic Species, Living Fossils, and Mythical Beasts in the Sunshine State
by Michael Newton

The Dead Travel Fast: Stalking Vampires from Nosferatu to Count Chocula
by Eric Nuzum

The Great Sea Serpent (hardback)
by A. C. Oudemans

The Great Sea-Serpent  (paperback)
by A. C. Oudemans

Man-Monkey: In Search of the British Bigfoot
by Nick Redfern

Memoirs of a Monster Hunter: A Five-Year Journey in Search of the Unknown
by Nick Redfern

Cat Flaps! Northern Mystery Cats
by Andy Roberts

Extraordinary Animals Revisited
by Karl Shuker

History (Alternative)

The Mystery of the Olmecs
by David Hatcher Childress

The Cygnus Mystery: Unlocking the Ancient Secret of Life's Origins in the Cosmos
by Andrew Collins

The New Pyramid Age: Worldwide Discoveries of New Pyramids Challenge Our Thinking
by Philip Coppens

Lost Lands, Forgotten Realms: Sunken Continents, Vanished Cities, and the Kingdoms That History Misplaced
by Bob Curran and Ian Daniels

The Orion Zone: Ancient Star Cities of the American Southwest
by Gary A. David

Markawasi: Peru's Inexplicable Stone Forest
by Kathy Doore

The Ark, the Shroud, and Mary: The Untold Truths About the Relics of the Bible
by Philip Gardiner

Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things: An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas
by Gary Geddes

Ancient Stone Sites of New England and the Debate Over Early European Exploration
by David Goudsward and Niven Sinclair

The First American: The Suppressed Story of the People Who Discovered the New World
by Christopher Hardaker

Hidden History: Lost Civilizations, Secret Knowledge, And Ancient Mysteries
by Brian Haughton

Spirits of the Border: The History and Mystery of Arizona
by Ken Hudnall and Sharon Hudnall

Opening the Ark of the Covenant: The Secret Power of the Ancients, the Knights Templar Connection, And the Search for the Holy Grail
by Frank Joseph and Laura Beaudoin

Looting Spiro Mounds: An American King Tut's Tomb
by David La Vere

Lost Histories: Exploring the World's Most Famous Mysteries
by Joel Levy

The Atlas of Atlantis and Other Lost Civilizations: Discover the History and Wisdom of Atlantis, Lemuria, Mu and Other Ancient Civilizations

by Joel Levy

Christopher Columbus, the Last Templar
by Ruggero Marino

Supervolcano: The Catastrophic Event That Changed the Course of Human History 
by John Savino and Marie D. Jones

Journeys to the Mythical Past
by Zecharia Sitchin

The End of Days
by Zecharia Sitchin

Atlantis Rising
by Brad Steiger

Worlds Before Our Own
Brad Steiger

Admiral Byrd's Secret Journey Beyond The Poles
by Tim Swartz and Timothy Beckley (Editor)

Secret Voyages
by Gunnar Thompson

Ancient Monuments Revealed
by Ian Westwell

Strange Talents

Derek Acorah: Extreme Psychic
by Derek Acorah

Our Invisible Bodies: Scientific Evidence for Subtle Bodies 
by Jay Alfred

The Body Of Light: An Exploration of Human Radiance
by Dolores Ashcroft-Nowicki

Switching Time: A Doctor's Harrowing Story of Treating a Woman with 17 Personalities
by Richard Baer

Find Me: How Psychic Detectives from Around the World Have Banded Together to Find Missing People
by Dan Baldwin

Matrix Energetics: The Science and Art of Transformation
by Richard Bartlett

The Gold Leaf Lady and Other Parapsychological Investigations
by Stephen E. Braude

The Oracle: Ancient Delphi and the Science Behind Its Lost Secrets
by William J. Broad

Psychic Children: Revealing the Intuitive Gifts and Hidden Abilities of Boys and Girls
by Sylvia Browne and Lindsay Harrison

Energy Work: The Secret of Healing and Spiritual Development
by Robert Bruce

Parapsychology and the Skeptics: A Scientific Argument for the Existence of ESP
by Chris Carter

The Mind Chronicles: A Visionary Guide into Past Lives 
by Barbara Hand Clow

John of God: The Brazilian Healer Who's Touched the Lives of Millions
by Heather Cumming and Karen Leffler

Human Levitation: A True History and How-To Manual
by Preston Dennett and Kesar

Toltec Dreaming: Don Juan's Teachings on the Energy Body
by Ken Eagle Feather

Channeling: A Comprehensive and Instructional Guide
by Ezekiah, Michelle Wedel

The Origins of Psychic Phenomena: Poltergeists, Incubi, Succubi, and the Unconscious Mind
by Stan Gooch

I Am a Strange Loop 
by Douglas R. Hofstadter

Walking With The Angels: The RSPK Journals
by Coral Hull

Portals: Opening Doorways to Other Realities Through the Senses
by Lynne Hume

Fragments of Truth
by Richard Ingalese and Isabella Ingalese

The Human Antenna: Reading the Language of the Universe in the Songs of Our Cells
by Dr. Robin Kelly

by Charles W. Leadbeater

The Hidden Side of Things
by Charles Webster Leadbeater

PSI Spies: The True Story of America's Psychic Warfare Program
by Jim Marrs

The Psychic Life of Abraham Lincoln
by Susan B. Martinez

Extraordinary Knowing: Science, Skepticism, and the Inexplicable Powers of the Human Mind
by Elizabeth Lloyd Mayer

The Intention Experiment: Using Your Thoughts to Change Your Life and the World
by Lynne McTaggart

Mysteries of the Life Force: My Apprenticeship with a Chi Kung Master
by Peter Meech

Remote Viewing: The Complete User's Manual for Coordinate Remote Viewing
by David A. Morehouse

The Three "Only" Things: Tapping the Power of Dreams, Coincidence, and Imagination
by Robert Moss

Divination: Sacred Tools for Reading the Mind of God
by Paul O'Brien

Qigong Fever: Body, Science, and Utopia in China
by David A. Palmer

The Death of Religion and the Rebirth of Spirit: A Return to the Intelligence of the Heart 
by Joseph Chilton Pearce

The Boy Who Was Raised As a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook
by Bruce D. Perry and Maia Szalavitz

Mind Before Matter: Vision of a New Science of Consciousness
by Trish Pfeiffer, John E. Mack, Paul Devereux (Editors)

ESP of Quarks
by Stephen Phillips

The Journey of Robert Monroe: From Out-of-body Explorer to Consciousness Pioneer
by Ronald Russell

Voyage to the Rainbow: Reminiscences of a Parapsychologist
by Milan Ryzl

Remote Viewing: A Theoretical Investigation of the State of the Art
by Marilyn Isabelle Schmidt

The Energy Healing Experiments: Science Reveals Our Natural Power to Heal
by Gary E. Schwartz and William L. Simon

Opening to the Infinite
by Stephan A. Schwartz

The Psychic Case Files: Solving the Psychic Mysteries Behind Unsolved Cases
by Tony Stockwell

The Conscious Mind and the Material World: On Psi, the Soul and the Self
by Douglas M. Stokes

Born on a Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant
by Daniel Tammet

Soul Flight: Astral Projection and the Magical Universe
by Donald Tyson

Otherwise Unorthodox

The Book of Synchronicity
by Oberto Airaudi

Brains and Realities
by Jay Alfred

Science as Spiritual Practice
by Imants Baruss

The Origin, Persistence and Failings of HIV/AIDS Theory
by Henry H. Bauer

The Edge of Evolution: The Search for the Limits of Darwinism
by Michael J. Behe

The Six Unsolved Ciphers: Inside the Mysterious Codes That Have Confounded the World's Greatest Cryptographers
by Richard Belfield

Mystery of 2012: Predictions, Prophecies & Possibilities
by Gregg Braden, Peter Russell, Daniel Pinchbeck

The Divine Matrix: Bridging Time, Space, Miracles, and Belief
by Gregg Braden

What Is Your Dangerous Idea? Today's Leading Thinkers on the Unthinkable
by John Brockman

The AIDS Pandemic: The Collision of Epidemiology With Political Correctness
by James Chin

The Genie in Your Genes: Epigenetic Medicine and the New Biology of Intention
by Dawson Church

The Mayan Code: Time Acceleration and Awakening the World Mind
by Barbara Hand Clow

The Ascent of Humanity
by Charles Eisenstein

The Upright Ape: A New Origin of the Species
by Aaron G. Filler

Apocalypse 2012: A Scientific Investigation into Civilization's End
by Lawrence E. Joseph

Visionary Plant Consciousness: The Shamanic Teachings of the Plant World
by J. P. Harpignies (Ed)

Top Secret Tourism: Your Travel Guide to Germ Warfare Laboratories, Clandestine Aircraft Bases and Other Places in the United States You're Not Supposed to Know About

by Harry Helms

Approaching Zero Time: How Terrestrial Black Holes Are Transforming the Earth
by Gregg Kanon

The Secret Life of Houdini: The Making of America's First Superhero 
by William Kalush and Larry Sloman

Everything You Know About God Is Wrong: The Disinformation Guide to Religion
by Russ Kick (Editor)

Farewell to the Internal Clock: A contribution in the field of chronobiology
by Gunter Klein 

Rudolf Steiner: An Introduction to His Life and Work
by Gary Lachman

Time Traveler: A Scientist's Personal Mission to Make Time Travel a Reality
by Ronald L. Mallett and Bruce Henderson

The Encyclopedia of Religious Phenomena
by J. Gordon Melton

Portable Darkness: An Aleister Crowley Reader
by Scott Michaelsen (Editor)

Pathways of Chance
by F. David Peat

The Return of Planet-X: Wormwood
by Jason Q. Rand Ph.D

Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain
by Oliver Sacks

Life and Mind: In Search of the Physical Basis
by S. Savva, Ed.

Survival of the Sickest: A Medical Maverick Discovers Why We Need Disease
by Sharon Moalem with Jonathan Prince

Math for Mystics: From the Fibonacci sequence to Luna's Labyrinth to the Golden Section and Other Secrets of Sacred Geometry
by Renna Shesso

Muses, Madmen, and Prophets: Rethinking the History, Science, and Meaning of Auditory Hallucination
by Daniel B. Smith

Revelation: The Divine Fire
by Brad Steiger

True Mutations
by R.U. Sirius

Mindful Universe: Quantum Mechanics and the Participating Observer
by Henry P. Stapp

The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

The Call of the Weird: Travels in American Subcultures 
by Louis Theroux

Drugs of the Dreaming: Oneirogens: Salvia divinorum and Other Dream-Enhancing Plants
by Gianluca Toro

Tavua: The White Cannibal
by Rick Williamson

Quirkology: How We Discover the Big Truths in Small Things
by Richard Wiseman

Ghosts on 87th Lane: A True Story
by M. L. Woelm

The Physical Basis of The Direction of Time 
by H. Dieter Zeh
The Other Side

Ghosts of St. Louis: The Lemp Mansion and Other Eerie Tales
by Bryan Alaspa

Spirit Release: A Practical Handbook
by Sue Allen

The Big Book of Near Death Experiences: The Ultimate Guide to What Happens When We Die
by P. M. H. Atwater

The Spirit Garden: A Medium's Journey
by David Baker

The Spiritual Brain: A Neuroscientist's Case for the Existence of the Soul
by Mario Beauregard and Denyse O'leary

The Ghost Files: Paranormal Encounters, Discussion, and Research from the Vaults of
by Jeff Belanger

Do Dead People Watch You Shower?: And Other Questions You've Been All but Dying to Ask a Medium
by Concetta Bertoldi

Ghost Hunters: William James and the Search for Scientific Proof of Life After Death
by Deborah Blum

Conjuring Gretchen
by Larry W. Bryant

Haunted Virginia Beach
by Al Chewning

Footprints in the Snow: True Stories of Haunted Russia 
by James, L. Choron

Ghost Hunter's Field Guide to Ohio
by Michelle Colson

A Haunting on Oakwood Drive: A True Story
by Flo Cutcher

Hauntings of the Hudson River Valley: An Investigative Journey
by Vincent T. Dacquino

Mystery of Reincarnation: The Evidence & Analysis of Rebirth
by J Allan Danelek

Ghost Hunter's Guide to Los Angeles
by Jeff Dwyer

Gateways to the Otherworld: The Secrets Beyond the Final Journey, from the Egyptian Underworld to the Gates in the Sky
by Philip Gardiner

Ghost Worlds: A Guide to Poltergeists, Portals, Ecto-Mist, & Spirit Behavior
by Melba Goodwyn

The Ultimate Journey: Consciousness and the Mystery of Death 
by Stanislav Grof

Photography and Spirit
by John Harvey

They Walk Among Us: An Investigation into the Phenomenon of After-Death Materialisation
by Emma Heathcote-James

The Orb Project

by Klaus Heinemann and Miceal Ledwith

A Haunting Existence
by Kristy Hinkle and Marie Cipriano

Ozark Tales of Ghosts, Spirits, Hauntings, and Monsters
by W. C. Jameson

Walking Haunted London: 25 Original Walks Exploring London's Ghostly Past
by Richard Jones

Ghosthunters: On the Trail of Mediums, Dowsers, Spirit Seekers, and Other Investigators of America's Paranormal World
by John B. Kachuba

Ghosts: Minnesotas Other Natural Resource
by Brian Leffler

The Iowa Road Guide to Haunted Locations
by Chad Lewis and Terry Fisk

Haunted Missouri: A Ghostly Guide to the Show-Me-State's Most Spirited Spots
by Jason Offutt

Is There Life After Death? 
by Anthony Peake

New Clothes for Old Souls: Worldwide Evidence for Reincarnation
by Guy Lyon Playfair

Ghosts: A History of Phantoms, Ghouls & Other Spirits of the Dead
by Peter Maxwell-Stuart

Spooky Canada: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore
by S. E. Schlosser

Born Again: Reincarnation Cases Involving International Celebrities, India's Political Legends and Film Stars
by Walter Semkiw

Haunted Maine: Ghosts And Strange Phenomena of the Pine Tree State
by Charles A., Jr. Stansfield

More Ghosts in the 'Ville: Continued Tales of the Unexplained in Riegelsville, PA 
by Jeffrey A. Wargo

Stay Tuned: Conversations with Dad from the Other Side
by Jenniffer Weigel

The Vatican's Exorcists: Driving Out the Devil in the 21st Century
by Tracy Wilkinson

Ghosts and Earthbound Spirits
by Linda Williamson

Ghosts Caught on Film
by Melvyn Willin

Haunted West Virginia: Ghosts and Strange Phenomena of the Mountain State
by Patty A. Wilson

When Ghosts Speak: Understanding the World of Earthbound Spirits
by Mary Ann Winkowski

Demons in Disguise: The Dangers of Talking to the Dead
by Steve Wohlberg

UFOs and Aliens

Visitors: A New Look at UFOs 
by Kelly D Bell

Secrets of UFO Technology 
by Kenneth W. Behrendt

They Know Us Better Than We Know Ourselves: The History and Politics of Alien Abduction
by Bridget Brown

Witness to Roswell: Unmasking the 60-year Cover-up
by Thomas J. Carey and Donald R. Schmitt

Inside A Ufo. Alien Abduction, Hypnosis, Psychiatry, Quantum Physics And Religions Face To Face: Skeptics and Believers From A To Z
by Maximillien De Lafayette

From Zeta Reticuli To Earth. Time, Space, And The Ufo Technology: Scientific Frontiers of Alien Space Crafts
by Maximillien De Lafayette

UFOs and the Alien Agenda. The complete book of UFOs, encounters, abductions & aliens bases on earth: The whole story of UFOs, Aliens and Abductees

by Maximillien De Lafayette

The Coronado Island UFO Incident
by Preston Dennett and Michael J. Evans

The Best of Roswell: From the Files of FATE Magazine
by The Editors of FATE

Heavenly Lights: The Apparitions of Fatima and the UFO Phenomenon
by Joaquim Fernandes and Fina D'Armada

Celestial Secrets: The Hidden History of the Fatima Incident
by Joaquim Fernandes and Fina D'Armada

Shoot Them Down! - The Flying Saucer Air Wars Of 1952
by Frank Feschino Jr

Captured! tThe Betty and Barney Hill UFO Experience: The True Story of the World's First Documented Alien Abduction

by Stanton T. Friedman and Kathleen Marden

The Intelligent Universe: AI, ET, and the Emerging Mind of the Cosmos
by James Gardner

Lonely Minds in the Universe
by Giancarlo Genta

Projekt UFO: The Case For Man-made Flying Saucers
by W A Harbinson

Exopolitics: How Does One Speak To A Ball Of Light?
by Paola Leopizzi Harris

Dark Mission: The Secret History of Nasa
by Richard C. Hoagland and Mike Bara

A Spacefarer's Journal: A Human's Dream Encounters With Extra-Humans
by Dwight, S. Huggins

The Allende Letters And the VARO Edition of the Case For the UFO
by Dr. Morris K. Jessup and Carlos Allende (Editor)

Camouflage Through Limited Disclosure: Deconstructing a Cover-Up of the Extraterrestrial Presence
by Randy Koppang

The Cosmic Bridge, Close Encounters and Human Destiny
by Craig R. Lang

The Roswell Legacy
by Jesse Marcel; Jr

Secrets of the Mysterious Valley
by Christopher O'Brien

Does It Rain in Other Dimensions? A True Story of Alien Encounters
by Mike Oram

Encounters at Indian Head: The Betty and Barney Hill UFO Abduction Revisited
by Karl Pflock and Peter Brookesmith (Editors)

The Starchild Skull: Genetic Enigma or Human-Alien Hybrid?
by Lloyd Pye

The Return of Planet-X: Wormwood
by Jaysen Q. Rand

UFO Religion: Inside Flying Saucer Cults and Culture
by Gregory L. Reece

Ufos In The Headlines: Real Reporting on a Real Phenomenon
by Rob Simone

UFOs Crop Circles and the Mayan Calendar
by Rob Simone

Mexico's Roswell 
by Noe Torres and Ruben Uriarte

Alien Worlds: Social and Religious Dimensions of Extraterrestrial Contact
by Diana G. Tumminia

No One's Watching: An Alien Abductee's Story
by Jeremy Vaeni

Life as We Do Not Know It: The NASA Search for (and Synthesis of) Alien Life
by Peter Ward

Nick Pope -The man who left the MOD

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