The Anomalist


Book Buzz 2006

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

Time Restored: The Harrison Timekeepers and R.T. Gould, the Man Who Knew (Almost) Everything
by Jonathan Betts

Weird California 
by Greg Bishop, et al

The Witch in the Waiting Room: A Physician Investigates Paranormal Phenomena in Medicine
by Robert S. Bobrow

Freaks of the Storm: From Flying Cows to Stealing Thunder: The World's Strangest True Weather Stories
by Randy Cerven

The Master of Speech
by Shannon Dorey

Weird Michigan
by Linda S. Godfrey

When the Impossible Happens: Adventures in Non-ordinary Reality
by Stanislav Grof

Beyond Photography: Encounters with Orbs, Angels and Light Forms
by Katie Hall

Supernatural: Meetings with the Ancient Teachers of Mankind
by Graham Hancock

Introduction to Paranormal Investigation
by Robb Hawkins

The Rancher's Nightmare
by Jim Hickman

Kicking the Sacred Cow: Heresy and Impermissible Thoughts in Science
by James P. Hogan

The Universe Wants to Play: The Anomalist 12: A Nonfiction Anthology
by Patrick Huyghe and Dennis Stacy, Editors

PSIence: How New Discoveries in Quantum Physics and New Science May Explain the Existence of Paranormal Phenomena
Marie Jones

The Voynich Manuscript: The Mysterious Code That Has Defied Interpretation for Centuries
by Gerry Kennedy, Rob Churchill

Weird Maryland
by Matt Lake

Readings in Pseudoscience and the Paranormal
by Timothy J. Lawson

Arcana Mundi: Magic and the Occult in the Greek and Roman Worlds: A Collection of Ancient Texts
by Georg Luck

The Magic Circle of Rudolf II: Alchemy and Astrology in Renaissance Prague
by Peter Marshall

Weird Georgia
by Jim Miles

Weird N.J., Vol. 2
by Mark Moran, Mark Sceurman

The Greenhaven Encyclopedia Of Paranormal Phenomena
by Patricia D. Netzley

The Place of Enchantment: British Occultism and the Culture of the Modern
by Alex Owen

2012: The Return of Quetzalcoatl
by Daniel Pinchbeck

The Haunted Universe 
by D. Scott Rogo

The Science of the Dogon: Decoding the African Mystery Tradition
by Laird Scranton

Hollow Earth
by David Standish

Strange Guests
by Brad Steiger

Cosmos and Psyche: Intimations of a New World View
by Richard Tarnas

Sub Rosa 4, 5, 6
by Greg Taylor, editor

Supernatural Phenomena - Declassified Government Research Files on the Paranormal, Telepathy, Remote Viewing, Paraphysics, UFOs, Space Aliens, ESP and More (CD-ROM)

by U.S. Government

The Mystery of the Tunguska Fireball
by Surendra Verma

Cryptozoology  (including Maverick Anthropology)

Cryptozoology and the Investigation of Lesser-Known Mystery Animals
by Chad Arment (Editor)

The Historical Bigfoot
by Chad Arment

Shadows of Existence
by Matthew Bille

The Unidentified & Creatures of the Outer Edge
by Jerome Clark and Loren Coleman

by Ronan Coghlan

The Field Guide to Bigfoot and Other Mystery Primates
by Loren Coleman and Patrick Huyghe

Dragonlore: From the Archives of the Grey School of Wizardry
by Ashley Dekirk

CFZ Expedition Report: Gambia 2006
By The Centre For Fortean Zoology,Jonathan Downes

The Owlman and Others
by Jonathan Downes

Hunting the American Werewolf
by Linda S. Godfrey

The Yowie: In Search of Australia's Bigfoot
by Tony Healy and Paul Cropper

Swamp Monster: Real Encounters in the Louisiana Honey Island
by Dana Holyfield

The Secret Commonwealth: Of Elves, Fauns, and Fairies
by Robert Kirk, Marina Warner

The Creature: Personal Experiences With Bigfoot (Revised)
by Jan Klement

Vampire Universe: The Dark World of Supernatural Beings That Haunt Us, Hunt Us, And Hunger for Us
by Jonathan Maberry

Sasquatch: Legend Meets Science
by Jeff Meldrum

Strange Indiana Monsters
by Michael Newton

Lake Monster Mysteries: Investigating the World's Most Elusive Creatures
by Benjamin Radford and Joe Nickell

Abominable Snowmen: Legend Come to Life
by Ivan T. Sanderson

Valley of the Skookum: Four Years of Encounters With Bigfoot
by Sali Sheppard-Wolford

Backyard Bigfoot: The True Story of Stick Signs, UFOs, & the Sasquatch
by Lisa A. Shiel

Vampires: Encounters With the Undead
by David J. Skal

The Carolina Parakeet: America's Lost Parrot In Art And Memory
by Carole Boston Weatherford

Searching For Ropens: Living Pterosaurs in Papua New Guinea
by Jonathan Whitcomb

Crop Circles

Crop Circles: Signs, Wonders and Mysteries
by Steve Alexander and Karen Alexander

The Field Guide: The Art, History, & Philosophy of Crop Circle Making
by Robert Irving
History (Alternative)

The Jesus Papers: Exposing the Greatest Cover-Up in History
by Michael Baigent

Seed of Knowledge, Stone of Plenty: Understanding the Lost Technology of the Ancient Megalith-Builders
by John Burke, Kai Halberg

The Island of Seven Cities: Where the Chinese Settled When They Discovered America
by Paul Chiasson

Discovering the Mysteries of Ancient America: Lost History And Legends, Unearthed And Explored
by David Hatcher Childress

A People's History of Science: Miners, Midwives, and "Low Mechaniks"
by Clifford D. Conner

The Witches of Abiquiu: The Governor, the Priest, the Genizaro Indians, and the Devil
by Malcolm Ebright

Extinction: How Life on Earth Nearly Ended 250 Million Years Ago
by Douglas H. Erwin

The Cycle of Cosmic Catastrophes: Flood, Fire, and Famine in the History of Civilization
by Richard Firestone, Allen West, Simon Warwick-Smith

History: Fiction or Science?
by Anatoly T. Fomenko

Evil Incarnate: Rumors of Demonic Conspiracy and Satanic Abuse in History
by David Frankfurte

Gnosis: The Secret of Solomon's Temple Revealed
by Philip Gardiner

The Dream Culture of the Neanderthals: Guardians of the Ancient Wisdom
by Stan Gooch

The Lost Science of Measuring the Earth: Discovering the Sacred Geometry of the Ancients
by Robin Heath, John Michell

The Hidden Records: Humanity's Biggest Secret Encrypted in the Da Vinci Codex
by Wayne Herschel

Founding Fathers, Secret Societies: Freemasons, Illuminati, Rosicrucians, and the Decoding of the Great Seal
by Robert Hieronimus with Laura Cortner

The Lost Civilization of Lemuria: The Rise and Fall of the World’s Oldest Culture
by Frank Joseph

The Ice Museum: In Search of the Lost Land of Thule
by Joanna Kavenna

Sinister Forces-The Manson Secret: A Grimoire of American Political Witchcraft
by Peter Levenda

Europeans in North America Before Columbus
by Duane R. Lund

Megalithic Measures and Rhythms: Sacred Knowledge of the Ancient Britons
by Anne Macaulay

Contact And Exchange in the Ancient World
by Victor H. Mair

Before the Pharaohs: Egypt's Mysterious Prehistory
by Edward Malkowski

On the Trail of the Holy Grail
by Stuart McHardy

Conspiracies And Secret Societies: The Complete Dossier
by Brad Steiger and Sherry Steiger

Parapolitics: Conspiracy in Contemporary America
by Kenn Thomas

Atlantis and the Kingdom of the Neanderthals: 100,000 Years of Lost History
by Colin Wilson

Strange Talents

The Path of the DreamHealer: My Journey Through the Miraculous World of Energy Healing
by Adam

Psychics, Sensitives and Somnambules: A Biographical Dictionary with Bibliographies
by Rodger I. Anderson

Controlling the Human Mind: The Technologies of Political Control or Tools for Peak Performance
by Nick J. Begich

Psychic Dreamwalking: Explorations at the Edge of Self
by Michelle Belanger

The Oracle: The Lost Secrets and Hidden Messages of Ancient Delphi
by William J. Broad

Miami Psychic: Confessions of a Confidante
by Regina Milbourne, Yvonne Carey

Poltergeists: Examining Mysteries of the Paranormal
by Michael Clarkson

Suddenly Psychic: A Skeptic's Journey
by Maureen Caudill

Shadows on My Shift: Real-Life Stories of a Psychic EMT
by Sherri Lee Devereau

The Extraordinary Healing Power of Ordinary Things: Fourteen Natural Steps to Health and Happiness
by Larry Dossey

Standing In God's Light: In End Times
by Ann Druffel and Armand Marcotte

So You Want To Be A Medium?
by Rose Vanden Eynden

The Gift: Extraordinary Experiences of Ordinary People
by Sally Rhine Feather and Michael Schmicker

Ardeth: The Made Vampire
by Nyarlathote Frater

Psychic Criminology: A Guide for Using Psychics in Investigations
by Whitney S. Hibbard

Brain Fiction: Self-Deception and the Riddle of Confabulation
by William Hirstein

Irreducible Mind: Toward a Psychology for the 21st Century
by Emily and Edward Kelly (eds)

The First Psychic
by Peter Lamont

Silent Pulse, The
by George Leonard

The Deep Self: Consciousness Exploration in the Isolation Tank
by John C. Lilly

The Children of Now: Crystalline Children, Indigo Children, Star Kids, Angels on Earth, and the Phenomenon of Transitional Children
by Meg Blackburn Losey

Memoirs of a Psychic Spy: The Remarkable Life of Remote Viewer 001
by Joseph McMoneagle

Dr. Laurie Nadel's Sixth Sense: Unlocking Your Ultimate Mind Power
By Laurie Nadel

Worker in the Light: Unlock Your Five Senses And Liberate Your Limitless Potential
by George Noory, William Birnes

Reader of Hearts: The Life and Teachings of a Reluctant Psychic
by Darrin Owens

A Beginner's Guide to Immortality: Extraordinary People, Alien Brains, and Quantum Resurrection
by Clifford A. Pickover

Entangled Minds: Extrasensory Experiences in a Quantum Reality
by Dean Radin

The Last Man Who Knew Everything : Thomas Young, The Anonymous Polymath Who Proved Newton Wrong, Explained How We See, Cured the Sick, and Deciphered the Rosetta Stone, Among Other Feats of Genius
by Andrew Robinson

The Men Who Stare at Goats
by Jon Ronson

Quantum Enigma: Physics Encounters Consciousness
by Bruce Rosenblum, Fred Kuttner

Surfing the psychic internet
by Daz, Smith

Supernatural Phenomena - Declassified Government Research Files on the Paranormal, Telepathy, Remote Viewing, Paraphysics, UFOs, Space Aliens, ESP and More (CD-ROM)
by U.S. Government

Otherwise Unorthodox

Primary Perception: Biocommunication with Plants, Living Foods, and Human Cells
by Cleve Backster

The Devil's Doctor: Paracelsus and the World of Renaissance Magic and Science
by Philip Ball

The Hunt for the Dawn Monkey: Unearthing the Origins of Monkeys, Apes, and Humans
by Christopher Beard

Cures and Curses 
by Janet Bord

What We Believe but Cannot Prove: Today's Leading Thinkers on Science in the Age of Certainty
by John Brockman

A Psychonaut's Guide to the Invisible Landscape: The Topography of the Psychedelic Experience
by Dan Carpenter

The God Effect: Quantum Entanglement, Science's Strangest Phenomenon
by Brian Clegg

The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief
by Francis S. Collins

Breaking the Spell: Religion as a Natural Phenomenon
by Daniel C. Dennett

Metaphysical Media: The Occult Experience in Popular Culture
by Emily D. Edwards

The Encyclopedia of Magic And Alchemy
by Rosemary Guiley

The God Theory: Universes, Zero-point Fields, And What's Behind It All
by Bernard Haisch

Untwinned: perspectives on the death of a twin before birth
by A, M Hayton (Editor)

The Museum of Lost Wonder
by Jeff Hoke

The Devil Is a Gentleman: Exploring America's Religious Fringe
by J.C. Hallman

Passionate Pinky and the Evolutionary Experiment
by Carol Heywood-Babrauskas

Forbidden Religion: Suppressed Heresies of the West
by J. Douglas Kenyon (Editor)

Science and the Reenchantment of the Cosmos: The Rise of the Integral Vision of Reality
by Ervin Laszl

Encyclopedia of Earth Myths: An Insider's A - Z Guide to Mythic People, Places, Objects And Events Central to the Earth's Visionary Geography

by Richard Leviton

The Dark Star
by Andy Lloyd

Perpetual Motion: The History of an Obsession
by Arthur W. J. G. Ord-Hume

The Mobius Strip: Dr. August Mobius's Marvelous Band in Mathematics, Games, Literature, Art, Technology, and Cosmology
by Clifford A. Pickover

Intelligent Design: Message from the Designers
by Rael

Number Freaking: How To Change The World With Delightfully Surreal Statistics
by Gary Rimmer

Vampire Nation
by Arlene Russo

The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God
by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan

Punk Science: Inside the Mind of God
by Manjir Samanta-Laughton

The Rock from Mars: A Detective Story on Two Planets
by Kathy Sawyer

Super Cosmos
by Jack Sarfatti

The G.O.D. Experiments: How Science Is Discovering God In Everything, Including Us
by Gary E. Schwartz with William L. Simon

Decoding the Universe: How the New Science of Information Is Explaining Everything in the Cosmos, from Our Brains to Black Holes
by Charles Seife

Hidden Wisdom, New Edition: A Guide to the Western Inner Traditions
by Richard Smoley and Jay Kinney

Puppy Miracles: True, Inspirational Stories of Our Lovable, Furry Friends
by Brad Steiger and Sherry Hansen Steiger

The End of Suffering: Fearless Living in Troubled Times 
by Russell Targ and J. J. Hurtak

Many Worlds in One: The Search for Other Universes
by Alex Vilenkin

What A Coincidence!: The wow! factor in synchronicity and what it means in everyday life
by Susan M. Watkins

The Other Side

Our Haunted Lives: True Life Ghost Encounters
by Jeff Belanger

Ghosts of War: Restless Spirits of Soldiers, Spies, And Saboteurs 
by Jeff Belanger

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

The Remarkable Life of John Murray Spear: Agitator for the Spirit Land
by John Benedict Buescher

Life After Death: The Burden of Proof
by Deepak Chopra

Encyclopedia of the Undead: A Field Guide to Creatures That Cannot Rest in Peace
by Dr. Bob Curran

The Case for Ghosts
by J. Allan Danelek

Spirit Rescue: A Simple Guide to Talking with Ghosts and Freeing Earthbound Souls
by Wilma Davidson

From the Other World: Disembodied Voices
by Rodney Davies

Turning Home: God, Ghosts and Human Destiny
by Paul F. Eno

Clearing: A Guide to Liberating Energies Trapped in Buildings and Lands
by Jim PathFinder Ewing (Nvnehi Awatisgi)

Marilyn Monroe Returns: The Healing of a Soul
by Adrian Finkelstein

Is There An Afterlife?
by David Fontana

Spirit Rescue: A Dowser's Ghostly Encounters
by Tick Gaudreau and Dave Darrow

Experiences of Trance, Physical Mediumship and Associated Phenomena
by Katie Halliwell

Tranceformers, Shamans of the 21st Century
by John Jay Harper

Suicide: What Really Happens in the Afterlife?
by Pamela Rae Heath and Jon Klimo

Faces of the Living Dead: The Belief in Spirit Photography
by Martyn Jolly

Love Lives On: Learning from the Extraordinary Encounters of the Bereaved
by Louis LaGrand

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

Spirit Faces: Truth About the Afterlife
by Mark Macy

Ghosthunter: A Journey through Haunted France
by Simon Marsden

The Shark God: Encounters with Ghosts and Ancestors in the South Pacific
by Charles Montgomery

Haunted Homeland
by Michael Norman

The Spirit of Dr. Bindelof: The Enigma of Sťance Phenomena
by Rosemarie Pilkington

Your Immortal Reality: How to Break the Cycle of Birth and Death
by Gary Renard

The Truth Behind Ghosts, Mediums, And Psychic Phenomena
by Ron Rhodes

Lessons from the Light: What We Can Learn from the Near-death Experience
by Kenneth Ring, Evelyn Elsaesser Valarino

When the Ghost Screams: True Stories of Victims Who Haunt
by Leslie Rule

Soul Journey from Lincoln to Lindbergh
by Richard Salva

City Ghosts
by Mary Beth Sammons and Robert Edwards

Spooky New Jersey: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore
by S. E. Schlosse

Ghosts Of The World
by Susan Smitten

Haunted Jersey Shore: Ghosts And Strange Phenomena of the Garden State Coast
by Charles A. Stansfield, Jr.

Spirit Communication: An Examination of the Extraordinary World of Mediums, Psychics and Afterlife
by Roy Stemman

The Survival of Human Consciousness: Essays on the Possibilities of Life After Death
by Lance Storm (Editor), Michael A. Thalbourne (Editor)

Will Storr Versus the Supernatural
by Will Storr

Another Door Opens: A Psychic Explains How Those in the World of Spirit Continue to Impact Our Lives
by Jeffrey A. Wands

Phantasmagoria: Spirit Visions, Metaphors, and Media
by Marina Warner

Pet Ghosts: Animal Encounters from Beyond the Grave
by Joshua P. Warren

Ghost Science 
by Vince Wilson

UFOs and Aliens

Civilized Life in the Universe: Scientists on Intelligent Extraterrestrials
by George Basalla

E.T. Culture: Anthropology in Outerspaces
by Debbora Battaglia, ed.

Conspiracy Of Silence: UFOs In Ireland
by Dermot Butler and Carl Nally

The Unidentified & Creatures of the Outer Edge
by Jerome Clark and Loren Coleman

Sacred Encounters
by Janet Colli

In Alien Heat: The Warminster Mystery Revisited
by Steve Dewey and John Ries

The Blackdown Mystery
by Jonathan Downes

Celestial Secrets: The Hidden History of the Fatima Cover-Up
by Joaquim Fernandes and Fina d' Armada

Need to Know
by Timothy Good

Hidden Truth: Forbidden Knowledge
by Steven M. Greer

Gray Highway: An American UFO Journey
by Matthew Holm & Jonathan Follett

Decoding the Message of the Pulsars: Intelligent Communication from the Galaxy
by Paul A. LaViolett

Mysterious Sky: Soviet UFO Phenomenon
by Philip Mantle and Paul Stonehill

Alien Contact: The messages they bring
by Bonnie Meyer

War of the Words: The True but Strange Story of the Gulf Breeze Ufo
by Craig R. Myers

Contact with Alien Civilizations: Our Hopes and Fears about Encountering Extraterrestrials
by Michael A.G. Michaud

On the Trail of the Saucer Spies: UFOs and Government Surveillance
by Nick Redfern

The Canadian UFO Report: The Best Cases Revealed 
by Chris A. Rutowski, Geoff Dittman

How to Make the Most of a Flying Saucer Experience
by Professor Solomon

The Keepers: An Alien Message for the Human Race
by Jim Sparks

An Introduction to Planetary Defense: A Study of Modern Warfare Applied to Extra-terrestrial Invasion
by Travis S. Taylor, et al

Voices From Our Galaxy
by Elaine J Thompson

Eye to the Sky: A Paranormal Odyssey
by Paula Thorneycroft

Majic Eyes Only: Earth's Encounters with Extraterrestrial Technology
by Ryan S. Wood

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