The Anomalist


Book Buzz 2014

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

Crop Circles, Jung, and the Reemergence of the Archetypal Feminine
by Gary S. Bobroff

India and the Occult: The Influence of South Asian Spirituality on Modern Western Occultism
by Gordan Djurdjevic

Eerie Encounters in Everyday Life: Angels, Aliens, Ghosts, and Haunts
by Thomas Freese

Welcome to Mars: Politics, Pop Culture, and Weird Science in 1950s America
by Ken Hollings

SEEING FAIRIES: From the Lost Archives of the Fairy Investigation Society, Authentic Reports of Fairies in Modern Times
by Marjorie T. Johnson

The Grid: Exploring the Hidden Infrastructure of Reality
by Marie D. Jones and Larry Flaxman

Admissible: The Field Manual for Investigating UFOs, Paranormal Activity, and Strange Creatures
by Chase Kloetzke and Richard Dolan

Revolutionaries of the Soul: Reflections on Magicians, Philosophers, and Occultists
by Gary Lachman

by Michael Newton

Stalking the Herd: Unraveling the Cattle Mutilation Mystery
by Christopher O'Brien

Missing 411-The Devil's in the Detail
by David Paulides

Light Changes: Experiences in the Presence of Transforming Light
by Annekatrin Puhle

Mysterious New Mexico: Miracles, Magic, and Monsters in the Land of Enchantment
by Benjamin Radford

The Case that Foiled Fabian: Murder and Witchcraft in Rural England
by Simon Read

Skinwalker Ranch: No Trespassing
by Ryan Skinner and D L Wallace

DMT and the Soul of Prophecy: A New Science of Spiritual Revelation in the Hebrew Bible
by Rick Strassman

William Lilly: The Last Magician, Adept & Astrologer
by Peter Stockinger and Sue Ward

Darklore Volume 8
by Greg Taylor (ed)

TIME-LIFE Mysteries of the Unknown: Inside the World of the Strange and Unexplained
by TIME-LIFE Books

Hockomock: Place Where the Spirits Dwell
by Peter Tower

It Was a Dark and Creepy Night: Real-Life Encounters with the Strange, Mysterious, and Downright Terrifying
by Joshua Warren

Spirit Guides from the Future: Communication over 1000 million years of evolution - and beyond
by David Wegert

Cryptozoology  (including Maverick Anthropology)

Bigfoot: Exploring the Myth & Discovering the Truth
by Tom Burnette and Rob Riggs

Mothman Casebook
by Joedy Cook

by Peter Costello

A Canadian Bestiary: A Collection of People, Places and Beasties from Canadian Folklore, Cryptozoology, Native Religion, and Mythology
by Todd H. C. Fischer

Lost Animals: Extinction and the Photographic Record
by Errol Fuller

The Mystery Animals of Pennsylvania
by Andrew Gable

American Monsters: A History of Monster Lore, Legends, and Sightings in America
by Linda S. Godfrey

Sasquatch For Sale: Death, DNA and Duplicity
by Michael Dana Greene

The Hat Man: The True Story Of Evil Encounters
by Heidi Hollis

Strange Mutants of the Twenty First Century
by John A. Keel

Pepie: The Lake Monster of the Mississippi River
by Chad Lewis, Noah Voss and Kevin Lee Nelson

Trolls: An Unnatural History
by John Lindow

The Science of Bigfoot
Andrew May

When Roger Met Patty
by William Munns

How Sasquatch Matters: Writers Respond to the New Natural Order (Volume 1)
by Christopher Noël

Handbook for the Amateur Cryptozoologist
by Brian D. Parsons

From Lyonesse to Alien Big Cats and back again: Volume One: A compendium of myths, legends, strange tales, and cryptids (Volume 1)
by Elizabeth Randall

From Lyonesse to Alien Big Cats and back again: Volume Two: A compendium of myths, legends, strange tales, and cryptids (Volume 2)
by Elizabeth Randall

The Zombie Book: The Encyclopedia of the Living Dead
by Nick Redfern and Brad Steiger

The Menagerie of Marvels
by Karl Shuker

Chasing After Bigfoot: My Search for North America's Most Elusive Creature
by Rusty Wilson

In Search Of The Kushtaka: Alaska's Other Bigfoot The Land-Otter Man of the Tlingit Indians
by Dennis Waller

The Tasmanian Tiger: Extinct or Extant?
by Michael Williams

Blue Men and River Monsters: Folklore of the North
by John Zimm

History (Alternative)

The Vatican Heresy: Bernini and the Building of the Hermetic Temple of the Sun
by Robert Bauval, Chiara Hohenzollern and Zicari Ph.D., Sandro

Secret Chamber Revisited: The Quest for the Lost Knowledge of Ancient Egypt
by Robert Bauval

Aleister Crowley: The Beast in Berlin: Art, Sex, and Magick in the Weimar Republic
by Tobias Churton

Cthulhu in World Mythology
by Jason Colavito

Gobekli Tepe: Genesis of the Gods: The Temple of the Watchers and the Discovery of Eden
by Andrew Collins

Ley Lines of the UK and USA: How Ley Lines were used by the Church, Royalty, City Planners and the Freemasons
by David Cowan and Anne Silk

Discovering the Lead Codices: The Book of Seven Seals and the Secret Teachings of Jesus
by David Elkington and Jennifer Elkington

The Case for the Jordan Lead Codices: The Mystery of the Sealed Books
by David Elkington, Jennifer Elkington, Margaret Barker and Philip Davies

He Walked the Americas: The Trail of the Prophet by L. Taylor Hansen
by L. Taylor Hansen

DNA of the Gods: The Anunnaki Creation of Eve and the Alien Battle for Humanity
by Chris H. Hardy

Atlantis and Other Lost Worlds
by Frank Joseph

Secrets of Ancient America: Archaeoastronomy and the Legacy of the Phoenicians, Celts, and Other Forgotten Explorers
by Carl Lehrburger

Path of Souls: The Native American Death Journey: Cygnus, Orion, the Milky Way, Giant Skeletons in Mounds, & the Smithsonian
by Gregory Little and Andrew Collins

The Three Ages of Atlantis: The Great Floods That Destroyed Civilization
by Diego Marin Ph.D., Ivan Minella, Erik Schievenin

Weird Scenes Inside The Canyon: Laurel Canyon, Covert Ops & The Dark Heart Of The Hippie Dream
by David McGowan and Nick Bryant

Lost Secrets of the Gods
by Michael Pye, Kirsten Dalley (eds)

Centralia: A Vision of Ruin
by John G Sabol Jr

Mrs. Wakeman vs. the Antichrist: And Other Strange-but-True Tales from American History
by Robert Damon Schneck

The Kings Psychic: The True Story of the Occultist Doctor Who Ensnared Edward VIII, England's Nazis and World War II Commanders
by Sean Stowell

The Red-Haired Giants: Atlantis in North America (In Search of Ancient Man)
by Mary Sutherland

Strange Talents

A Shamans Tale
by Richard Alaniz

A Storm of Witchcraft: The Salem Trials and the American Experience
by Emerson W. Baker

Crimes of Reason: On Mind, Nature, and the Paranormal
by Stephen E. Braude

Evidence for Psi: Thirteen Empirical Research Reports
by Damien Broderick and Ben Goertzel

Plant Intelligence and the Imaginal Realm: Beyond the Doors of Perception into the Dreaming of Earth
by Stephen Harrod Buhner

The Call of the Trance
by Catherine Clément and Chris Turner

The Reluctant Empath
by Bety Comerford and Steven P. Wilson

The 100 Top Psychics and Astrologers in America 2014
by Paulette Cooper and Paul Noble

Cosmic Wheel: A Journey of Photonic Consciousness
by S. Jason Cunningham

by Don DeGracia

Healing with Past Life Therapy: Transformational Journeys through Time and Space
by Lorraine Flaherty

Witchcraft Today - 60 Years On
by Trevor Greenfield

Shadow Medicine: The Placebo in Conventional and Alternative Therapies
by John S. Haller

Big Dreams: Psi, Lucid Dreaming and Borderlands of Consciousness
by Ryan Hurd

Black Magic and Bogeymen: Fear, Rumour and Popular Belief in the North of Ireland 1972-74
by Richard Jenkins

The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
by Michio Kaku

The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness
by Sam Kean

The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performance Hardcover
by Steven Kotler

What Would Sasquatch Do?: Using Primate Behavior to Look at the Bigfoot Mystery
by Steve Kulls

Aleister Crowley: Magick, Rock and Roll, and the Wickedest Man in the World
by Gary Lachman

The Immortal Mind: Science and the Continuity of Consciousness beyond the Brain
by Ervin Laszlo

Ultraculture Journal: Essays on Magick, Tantra and the Deconditioning of Consciousness (Volume 1)
by Jason Louv, Jhonn Balance, Joel Biroco and Ira Cohen

Communing with the Divine: A Clairvoyant's Guide to Angels, Archangels, and the Spiritual Hierarchy
by Barbara Y. Martin and Dimitri Moraitis

The British Witch: The Biography
by Peter Maxwell-Stuart

Anomalous Cognition: Remote Viewing Research and Theory
by Edwin C. May and Sonali Bhatt Marwaha

ESP WARS: East and West: An Account of the Military Use of Psychic Espionage As Narrated by the Key Russian and American Players

by Edwin C. May, Victor Rubel. Loyd Auerbach

Wyrd: A Personal Journey Into the Beliefs and Philosophies of the Known and Unknown
by J. G. Montgomery

A Life of Philip K. Dick: The Man Who Remembered the Future
by Anthony Peake

The Book of Primal Signs: The High Magic of Symbols
by Nigel Pennick

In Search Of Psi: Contemporary Perspectives on Extra-Sensory Perception, Psychokinesis, and Survival
by Adam J. Rock and Lance Storm (eds)

CRV - Controlled Remote Viewing: Collected manuals & information to help you learn this intuitive art.
by Daz Smith

Remote Viewing Dialogues: Psychic spy veterans from the 23 Year, U.S. Military and Intelligence Remote Viewing...
by Daz Smith

Missing & Presumed Dead: A Psychic's Search for Justice
by Gale St. John and Diana Montane

The Nature of Mind: Parapsychology and the Role of Consciousness in the Physical World
by Douglas M. Stokes

Miraculous Journey
by Anne Strieber and Whitley Strieber

Why Science is Wrong...About Almost Everything
by Alex Tsakiris

Otherwise Unorthodox

Breaking Convention: Essays on Psychedelic Consciousness
by Cameron Adams, David Luke, Anna Waldstein and Ben Sessa

Mass Hysteria in Schools: A Worldwide History Since 1566
by Robert E. Bartholomew and Bob Rickard

Mission: Mother Earth: Peace Through Geobiology (Doorways to the Stars) (Volume 1)
by Richard Benishai

by Michael Benson

Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever's Search for the Truth about Everything
by Barbara Ehrenreich

The Multidimensional Traveler: Finding Togetherness or How I Learned to Break the Rules of Physics and Sojourn
by Khartika Goe

One Simple Idea: How Positive Thinking Reshaped Modern Life
by Mitch Horowitz

Comparing Religions
by Jeffrey J. Kripal

Pleasant Voyage Discovering the Invisible World: With the works Of the Filipino Healers Roger Dumo and Alex Orbito, Of the Clairvoyant Bernadeth, And ... Action Method. (Volume 1)
by Rinaldo Lampis

The Seer of Bayside: Veronica Lueken and the Struggle to Define Catholicism
by Joseph P. Laycock

The Esoteric Secrets of Surrealism: Origins, Magic, and Secret Societies
by Patrick Lepetit

Our Holographic World
by Antony Milne

The Akashic Records: Sacred Exploration of Your Soul's Journey Within the Wisdom of the Collective Consciousness
by Ernesto Ortiz

The Supernatural Worldview: Examining Paranormal, Psi, and the Apocalyptic
by Cris Putnam and Angie Peters

The Dead John Miscellany
by John Ries, Steve Dewey and S Carr Gogh

Worlds Without End: The Many Lives of the Multiverse
by Mary-Jane Rubenstein

Infinite Potential: What Quantum Physics Reveals About How We Should Live
by Lothar Schafer

Space, Time and Matter
Dipak K Sen

100 Things You Will Never Find
by Dan Smith

The Other Side

The Map of Heaven: How Science, Religion, and Ordinary People Are Proving the Afterlife
by Eben Alexander M.D.

From the Mouths of Mediums Vol. 1: Experiencing Communication
by Julie Beischel

Heaven and Hell Unveiled: Updates from the World of Spirit.
by Stafford Betty

Confessions of a Reluctant Ghost Hunter: A Cautionary Tale of Encounters with Malevolent Entities and Other Disembodied Spirits
by Von Braschler

Historic Ghosts and Ghost Hunters
by H. Addington Bruce

Adventures in Psychical Research: A medical doctor's exploration of the nature of consciousness and its survival to bodily death
by Piero Calvi-Parisetti

How to Clear Your Home of Ghosts & Spirits: Tips & Techniques from a Professional Ghost Hunter
by Debi Chestnut

Will We Ever Meet Again?: A Bridge Between This World and the Next
by Tom Colton

The Demon of Brownsville Road: A Pittsburgh Family’s Battle with Evil in Their Home
by Bob Cranmer

Near-Death Experiences: Heavenly Insight or Human Illusion?
by Birk Engmann

Fractals of God: A Psychologist's Near-Death Experience and Journeys into the Mystical
by Kathy J. Forti

Haunted Stuff: Demonic Dolls, Screaming Skulls & Other Creepy Collectibles
by Stacey Graham

Dream Messages from the Afterlife
by Rosemary Ellen Guiley

The Big Book of West Virginia Ghost Stories
by Rosemary Ellen Guiley

Fighting Malevolent Spirits: A Demonologist's Darkest Encounters
by Samantha E. Harris

Ghost Hunter: The Groundbreaking Classic of Paranormal Investigation
by Hans Holzer

Policing the Paranormal: The Haunting of Virginia's State Capitol Complex
by Paul Hope

Talking With the Spirits: Ethnographies From Between the Worlds
by Jack Hunter and David Luke (eds)

After We Die: An Extraordinary Discussion of the Afterlife
by Colin Ingram

In The Shadow of a Badge: A Memoir about Flight 93, a Field of Angels, and My Spiritual Homecoming
by Lillie Leonardi

Co-habiting with Ghosts
by Caron Lipman

The Afterlife Interviews: Volume II
by Jeffrey a. Marks

The Boy Who Died and Came Back: Adventures of a Dream Archaeologist in the Multiverse
by Robert Moss

One Life, Many Worlds
by Julliena Okah

Opening Heaven's Door: Investigating Stories of Life, Death, and What Comes After
by Patricia Pearson

Ghostly Tales: Poltergeists, Haunted Houses, and Messages from Beyond
by Billy Roberts

The Survival Hypothesis: Essays on Mediumship
by Adam J. Rock

Ghosts and the Spirit World: The Cases of Hauntings and Visitations from the Earliest Records to the Present Day
by Paul Roland 

The Good Death and the Civil War
by John Sabol

Wisdom of Near Death Experiences: How Understanding NDEs Can Help Us Live More Fully
by Penny Sartori

The Vibrating Spirit: Judex Book Two
by Judge Smith

Missing & Presumed Dead: A Psychic's Search for Justice
by Gale St. John  and Diana Montane

Reincarnation: One Woman's Exploration of Her Past Lives
by Marilou Trask-Curtin

Dead Men Talking: Afterlife Communication from World War I
by Michael Tymn

Bava's Gift: Awakening to the Impossible
by Michael Urheber

Haunted Oregon: Ghosts and Strange Phenomena of the Beaver State
by Andy Weeks

Channeling Harrison
by David Young

Haunted By The Things You Love
by John Zaffis and Rosemary Ellen Guiley

UFOs and Aliens

Serpents of Fire: German Secret Weapons, UFOs, and the Hitler/Hollow Earth Connection
by Gray Barker, Ruth Leedy, Andrew Colvin and Michael X

Death on Mars: The Discovery of a Planetary Nuclear Massacre
by John E. Brandenburg

The Search for Hidden Sacred Knowledge 
by Dolores Cannon

UFOs Over South Carolina
by Sherman Carmichael

The Rosetta Deception
by James Carrion

Document 96: A Rationale for Flying Saucers
by Frank Martin Chase

Sky People: Untold Stories of Alien Encounters in Mesoamerica
by Ardy Sixkiller Clarke

Britain's X-traordinary Files
by David Clarke

The UFO Phenomenon: Should I Believe?
by Robert Davis

UFOs Over Nevada: A True History of Extraterrestrial Encounters in the Silver State
by Preston Dennett

Visitors From Lanulos: My Contact With Indrid Cold
by Woodrow Derenberger

UFOs for the 21st Century Mind: A Fresh Guide to an Ancient Mystery
by Richard M. Dolan

Angels to Aliens
by Robert M. Ethier

UFOs - The Indisputable Scientific Evidence for a UFO Landing and Deposition (aka The Delphos Case) that was denied...
by Erol Faruk

Alien Arrival: Salvation or Destruction
by Michael FitzGerald

UFOs Over Long Island, New York
by Joseph Flammer

The Andreasson Affair: The True Story of a Close Encounter of the Fourth Kind
by Raymond E. Fowler

The Jessup Dimension
by Anna L. Genzlinger, Andrew Colvin, Jack Sarfatti and Peter Moon

Beyond the Fear: the alien equation
by Erica Goetsch

Evolutionary Ufology
by Jordan Hofer, Butch Witkowski

Above and Beyond: The Incredible True Story of Extraterrestrial Contact
by Lisette Larkins

A Silent Invasion: The Truth About Aliens, Alien Abductions, and UFOs
by Reverend Debra Marshall

Mid-Atlantic UFOs: High Traffic Area
by Gerard J. Medvec

UFOs Above PA
by Gerard J. Medvec and Mark Sarro

From Outer Space To You
by Howard Menger

Preparing for Contact
by George Michael

Mystery of the Skymen
by Alvin E. Moore

UFOs, Portals and Gateways
by Nigel Mortimer

Virginia Beach Police Department UFO Sighting Reports: 1976-2008
by Cameron Pack

Science, Skeptics, and UFOs: A Reluctant Scientist Explores the World of UFOs
by B. Timothy Pennington

UFOs: God's Chariots?
by Ted Peters

The Secret Space Age: Secret Space Programs, Breakaway Civilizations, Nazi UFOs, SDI and Alternative Three
by Olav Phillips

Encounter in Rendlesham Forest: The Inside Story of the World's Best-Documented UFO Incident Hardcover
by Nick Pope with John Burroughs, and Jim Penniston

The Government UFO Files: The Conspiracy of Cover-Up
by Kevin D Randle

Close Encounters of the Fatal Kind: Suspicious Deaths, Mysterious Murders, and Bizarre Disappearances in UFO History
by Nick Redfern

Lone Star Saucers: Searching for UFOs in Texas
by Nate Riddle

UFO and Alien Management: A Guide to Discovering, Evaluating, and Directing Sightings, Abductions, and Contactee Experiences
by Dinah Roseberry

Unidentified: The UFO Phenomenon: How World Governments Have Conspired to Conceal Humanity's Biggest Secret
by Robert Salas and Stanton T. Friedman

Dark White: aliens, abductions and the UFO obsession
by Jim Schnabel

Saving Gary McKinnon: A Mother's Story
by Janis Sharp

UFOs Over Maine: Close Encounters from the Pine Tree State
by Nomar Slevik

Coronado: The President, the Secret Service And Alien Abductions
by Yvonne R. Smith

UFO Crash Retrievals: The Inner Sanctum - Status Report VI
by Leonard H. Stringfield

THE INVISIBLE COLLEGE: What a Group of Scientists Has Discovered About UFO Influence on the Human Race
by Jacques Vallee

Passport to Magonia: From Folklore to Flying Saucers
by Jacques Vallee

Religions and Extraterrestrial Life: How Will We Deal With It?
by David A. Weintraub

The Forgotten Promise: Rejoining Our Cosmic Family
by Sherry Wilde

Secrets of the Saucer People: Flying Saucer Revelations
by Michael X

Heaven's Gate: America's UFO Religion
by Benjamin E. Zeller

Area 51: The Graphic History of America's Most Secret Military Installation
by Dwight Zimmerman and Greg Scott

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