The Anomalist


Book Buzz 2016

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

An Exorcist Explains the Demonic: The Antics of Satan and His Army of Fallen Angels
by Fr. Gabriele Amorth

It Defies Language!
by Greg Bishop

Haunted: On Ghosts, Witches, Vampires, Zombies, and Other Monsters of the Natural and Supernatural Worlds
by Leo Braudy

The Supernatural Revamped: From Timeworn Legends to Twenty-First-Century Chic
by Barbara Brodman and James E. Doan (eds)

The Geography of Madness: Penis Thieves, Voodoo Death, and the Search for the Meaning of the World's Strangest Syndromes
by Frank Bures

The Agony That Remains: A Paranormal Investigation in America's Heartland
by Brandon Callahan

Cops' True Stories Of The Paranormal: Ghost, UFOs, And Other Shivers
by Loren W. Christensen

Science for Heretics: Why so much of science is wrong
by Barrie Condon

Convergence: Encounters with an Impossible Being
by John Coster

The Brimstone Deceit: An In-Depth Examination of Supernatural Scents, Otherworldly Odors, and Monstrous Miasmas
by Joshua Cutchin

The Secret Space Program and Breakaway Civilization
by Richard M. Dolan

Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders
by Joshua Foer and Dylan Thura

Lightforms: Spiritual Encounters with Unusual Light Phenomena
by Dr Mark Fox

Flesh Falls & Blood Rains
by John Hairr

Guidebook to Haunted & Strange Places in Rhode Island and Surrounds
by Charles Harrington

Damned Facts: Fortean Essays on Religion, Folklore and the Paranormal
by Jack Hunter and Jeffrey J. Kripal

Disappearing Object Phenomenon: An Investigation
by Tony Jinks

Prometheus and Atlas
by Jason Reza Jorjani

Strange Science: Investigating the Limits of Knowledge in the Victorian Age
by Lara Pauline Karpenko and Shalyn Rae Claggett

More Than Allegory: On Religious Myth, Truth And Belief
by Bernardo Kastrup

Anomaly - The Irregular Newsletter Edited by John Keel
by John Keel

Pursuing the Addenda: Supernatural Reports From the Natural World
by John A. Keel

Beyond the Robot: The Life and Work of Colin Wilson
by Gary Lachman

Beyond Biocentrism: Rethinking Time, Space, Consciousness, and the Illusion of Death
by Robert Lanza and Bob Berman

Monsterland: Encounters with UFOs, Bigfoot and Orange Orbs
by Ronny Le Blanc

Starlight, Starbright: Are Stars Conscious?
by Gregory L. Matloff and C. Bangs

Our Lady of the Nations: Apparitions of Mary in 20th-Century Catholic Europe
by Chris Maunder

The Sibold Effect: Beyond Science, History, Ghosts, and the Appalachian Supernatural
by John David Miller

Disclosed: Chronicles Of John Titor II
by Bob Mitchell and John Titor

Forbidden Knowledge: Revelations of a multi-dimensional time traveler
by Bob Mitchell and Jason Quitt

Unexplained World of the Chestnut Ridge: A Hike through the Goblin Universe of Western Pennsylvania
by Ronald L. Murphy Jr. and Dave Cavill

The Way Out World
by Long John Nebel

Haunted Washington, DC: Federal Phantoms, Government Ghosts, and Beltway Banshees
by Tom Ogden

Legend Tripping: The Ultimate Adventure
by Robert Robinson

The Bye Bye Man: And Other Strange-but-True Tales
by Robert Damon Schneck

Real Visitors, Voices from Beyond, and Parallel Dimensions
by Brad Steiger and Sherry Hansen Steiger

A Strange Little Place: The Hauntings & Unexplained Events of One Small Town
by Brennan Storr

Phantoms & Monsters: Strange Encounters
by Lon Strickler

Darklore Volume 9
by Greg Taylor and Alan Moore

Forgotten Science: Strange Ideas from the Scrapheap of History
by S. D. Tucker

The Veiled Veil: Strange Tales from the Vale of the White Horse
by Mike White

Cosmic Trigger I: Final Secret of the Illuminati
by Robert Anton Wilson

Cryptozoology  (including Maverick Anthropology)

Encyclopedia of Giants and Humanoids in Myth, Legend and Folklore
by Theresa Bane

Animals & Men #55
by Jonathan Downes

Centre for Fortean Zoology Yearbook 2016
by Jonathan Downes

The Sasquatch Hunter's Field Manual: A Guide For Bringing The Creature Into The Realm Of Science
by Dan Drayer

Dogman: Michigan, Wisconsin, West Virginia
by George Dudding

Sasquatch, The Native Truth
by Melissa George and Raven Darkhawk

Sasquatch, The Native Truth. Book 2. Kecleh-Kudleh Mountain. A True Story
by Melissa George

A Menagerie of Mysterious Beasts: Encounters with Cryptid Creatures
by Ken Gerhard

Living Among Sasquatch: A Primer
by Dave Gibson

Monsters Among Us: An Exploration of Otherworldly Bigfoots, Wolfmen, Portals, Phantoms, and Odd Phenomena
by Linda S. Godfrey

Elf Queens and Holy Friars: Fairy Beliefs and the Medieval Church
by Richard Firth Green

Neanderthal: The Strange Saga of the Minnesota Iceman
by Bernard Heuvelmans (Author), Paul Leblond (Translator), Loren Coleman (Afterword)

Tracking the Stone Man: West Virginia's Bigfoot
by Dr. Russell L. Jones

Forensic Interviewing of a Cryptid Eyewitness
by Scott C. Marlowe

The Mystery of Spring-Heeled Jack: From Victorian Legend to Steampunk Hero
by John Matthews

Sasquatch, Yeti and Other Wildmen of the World: A Field Guide to Relict Hominoids (Pamphlet)
by Dr. Jeff Meldrum

People are Seeing Something: A Survey of Lake Monsters in the United States and Canada
by Denver Michaels

Water Monsters South of the Border
by Denver Michaels

On Dogman: Tracking the Werewolf Through History
by Ronald L Murphy Jr

On Mermaids
by Ronald Murphy Jr

On Wildman: Tracking Bigfoot Through History
by Ronald L. Murphy Jr.

Hunting Monsters: Cryptozoology and the Reality Behind the Myths
by Darren Naish

The Phoenix: An Unnatural Biography of a Mythical Beast
by Joseph Nigg

The Monster Book: Creatures, Beasts and Fiends of Nature
by Nick Redfern

The Monsters of Loch Ness (The History and the Mystery)
by Malcolm Robinson

Beast: Werewolves, Serial Killers, and Man-Eaters: The Mystery of the Monsters of the Gévaudan
by S. R. Schwalb and Gustavo Sánchez Romero

Here's Nessie: A Monstrous Compendium from Loch Ness
by Karl P N Shuker

Still in Search of Prehistoric Survivors: The Creatures That Time Forgot?
by Karl P N Shuker

Phantoms & Monsters: Cryptid Encounters
by Lon Strickler

Bigfoot, Yeti, and the Last Neanderthal: A Geneticist's Search for Modern Apemen
by Bryan Sykes

The Hidden Folk
by S D Tucker

Wood Knocks Volume 1: A Journal of Sasquatch Research
by David Weatherly (ed)

Demon Haunted: True Stories from the John Zaffis Vault
by John Zaffis and Rosemary Ellen Guiey

History (Alternative)

Full Moon over Noah’s Ark: An Odyssey to Mount Ararat and Beyond
by Rick Antonson

Meet Me in Atlantis: Across Three Continents in Search of the Legendary Sunken City
by Mark Adams

Origin: The 19th Century Emergence of the 20th Century Breakaway Civilizations
by Walter Bosley

The Phantom Atlas: The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps
by Edward Brooke-Hitching

Heavenly Discourses
by Nicholas Campion

Occult Paris: The Lost Magic of the Belle Époque
by Tobias Churton

Atlantis in the Caribbean: And the Comet That Changed the World
by Andrew Collins

The Secret People: Parish-Pump Witchcraft, Wise-Women and Cunning Ways
by Melusine Draco

Wars of the Anunnaki: Nuclear Self-Destruction in Ancient Sumer
by Chris H. Hardy

Satanic Panic: Pop-Cultural Paranoia in the 1980s
by Kier-La Janisse and Paul Corupe

Genesis Characters and Events in Ancient Greek Art
by Robert Bowie Johnson Jr.

Missing Connections: Challenging the Consensus
by J. Douglas Kenyon, ed

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Native American Indian Mounds & Earthworks
by Gregory L. Little

Weapons of the Gods: How Ancient Alien Civilizations Almost Destroyed the Earth
by Nick Redfern

Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Out of Australia Theory
by Steven Leonard Strong and Evan William Strong

Ireland's Immortals: A History of the Gods of Irish Myth
by Mark Williams

Strange Talents

Transcendent Mind: Rethinking the Science of Consciousness
by Imants Baruss and Julia Mossbridge

Connecting with Coincidence: The New Science for Using Synchronicity and Serendipity in Your Life
by Bernard Beitman

Paranormal Canadian Tales: A Supernatural Journey
by Dawn Hunter Clark

The Man Who Drew Triangles: Magician, Mystic, or Out of His Mind?
by Haraldur Erlendsson and Keith Hagenbach

Behind the Paranormal: Everything You Know is Wrong
by Paul Eno and Ben Eno

American Witches: A Broomstick Tour through Four Centuries
by Susan Fair

Parapsychology: The Science of Unusual Experience
by David Groome and Ronald Roberts

The Way of the Seers: The Practices of Prediction
by Raid J.B.

Mind and Self: Patanjali's Yoga Sutra and Modern Science
by Subhash Kak

Principles and Practice of Yoga in Health Care
by Sat Bir Singh Khalsa and Lorenzo Cohen

Lost Powers: Reclaiming Our Inner Connection
by J. Douglas Kenyon, ed

Psychics and Murders: Remarkable Stories of ESP & Its Potential Role In Solving Murder Cases
by Eirik Leivsson

Opening The Doors of Perception: The Key to Cosmic Awareness
by Anthony Peake
The Way of the Seers: The Practices of Prediction
by Raid J.B

Miracles We Have Seen: America's Leading Physicians Share Stories They Can't Forget
by Harley Rotbart

by Helmut Schmidt

Rainbow Body and Resurrection: Spiritual Attainment, the Dissolution of the Material Body, and the Case of Khenpo A Chö
by Francis V. Tiso

Remote Perceptions (2nd Ed.): Out-of-Body Experiences, Remote Viewing, and Other Normal Abilities
by Angela Thompson Smith

SEER: 30 Years of Remote Viewing ...and Counting
by Angela Thompson Smith

by Caroline Watt

The New Science of the Paranormal: From the Research Lab To Real Life
by Carl Llewellyn Weschcke and Joe H. Slate Slate

Otherwise Unorthodox

The Divine Madness of Philip K. Dick
by Kyle Arnold

Cartomancy and Tarot in Film: 1940-2010
by Emily E. Auger

A New World: Book I The Science of Higher Dimensional Computation and Metaphysics
by Jonathan R. Banks

The Spiritual Genome
by Bradley York Bartholomew

The Church of Darwin: Dogmas of evolution and the scientists that criticize it
by Valentino Bellucci

The Sex Thieves: The Anthropology of a Rumor
by Julien Bonhomme and Dominic Horsfall

Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories
by Rob Brotherton

The Boy Who Played with Fusion: Extreme Science, Extreme Parenting, and How to Make a Star
by Tom Clynes

Against the Tide: A Critical Review by Scientists of How Physics and Astronomy Get Done
by Martín López Corredoira and Carlos Castro Perelman

The Power of Ritual
by Robbie Davis-Floyd and Charles Laughlin

Time Travel: A History
by James Gleick

Symbols in the Wilderness: Early Masonic Survivals in Upstate New York
by Joscelyn Godwin and Christian Goodwillie

Our Dolphin Ancestors: Keepers of Lost Knowledge and Healing Wisdom
by Frank Joseph

Rivers of Wind: Reflections on Nature and Language
by Ben Kessler

But What If We're Wrong?: Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past
by Chuck Klosterman

Stealing Fire: How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALs, and Maverick Scientists Are Revolutionizing the Way We Live and Work
by Steven Kotler and Jamie Wheal

Hacking the Atom: Explorations in Nuclear Research (Volume 1
by Steven B. Krivit and Michael J. Ravnitzky

Snapshots: Memories and Recipes
by Sandra Martin

Pseudoscience and Science Fiction
by Andrew May

The Amazons: Lives and Legends of Warrior Women across the Ancient World
by Adrienne Mayor

Spirits of Place
by Alan Moore and Warren Ellis

Bad Clowns
by Benjamin Radford

Beyond the Seventh Gate: Exploring Toad Road, The Seven Gates of Hell, and Other Strangeness in York, Lancaster, and Adams Counties
by Timothy Renner and A E Hoskin

Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening
by John Elder Robison

Pagan Portals - Merlin: Once and Future Wizard
by Elen Sentier

Arguing Science: A Dialogue on the Future of Science and Spirit
by Rupert Sheldrake and Michael Shermer

Aldous Huxley's Hands: His Quest for Perception and the Origin and Return of Psychedelic Science
by Allene Symon

The Lost Book of Moses: The Hunt for the World's Oldest Bible
by Chanan Tigay

Science, Culture and the Search for Life on Other Worlds
by John Traphagan

West Virginia's Dark Tourism
by Tony Urban

Pieces of Eight: Chaos Magic Essays and Enchantments
by Gordon White

The Ascension Mysteries: Revealing the Cosmic Battle Between Good and Evil
by David Wilcock

Accused: British Witches throughout History
by Willow Winsham

Haunted Northwest Georgia: The Legend of the Ghost Hearse and Other Spooky Tales
by Beth Youngblood

Magical Destinations of the Northeast: Sacred Sites, Occult Oddities & Magical Monuments
by Natalie Zaman

The Other Side

Life Between Heaven and Earth: What You Didn't Know About the World Hereafter and How It Can Help You
by George Anderson and Andrew Barone

Encyclopedia of Spirits and Ghosts in World Mythology
by Theresa Bane

Near Death in the ICU
by Laurin Bellg MD

When Did You Ever Become Less by Dying? Afterlife: The Evidence
by Stafford Betty

Spirit Magnet In Texas: 20 Ghostly Encounters
by Ann Bridges

Something Wicked: A Ghost Hunter Explores Negative Spirits
by Debi Chestnut

The Return of Edgar Cayce: As Transcribed by C. Terrry Cline, Jr.
by C Terry Cline

Touching Heaven: A Cardiologist's Encounters with Death and Living Proof of an Afterlife
by Chauncey Crandall and Kris Bearss

An Atheist in Heaven
by Paul Davids and Gary E. Schwartz

Yurei: The Japanese Ghost
by Zack Davisson

Life After Near Death: Miraculous Stories of Healing and Transformation in the Extraordinary Lives of People With Newfound Powers
by Debra Diamond

The Haunting of Asylum 49: Chilling Tales of Aggressive Spirits, Phantom Doctors, and the Secret of Room 666
by Richard Estep and Cami Andersen

The Zozo Phenomenon
by Darren Evans and Rosemary Ellen Guiley

Near-Death Experiences: Understanding Visions of the Afterlife
by John Martin Fischer and Benjamin Mitchell-Yellin

Life Beyond Death: What Should We Expect?
by David Fontana

Blissfully Dead: Life Lessons From The Other Side
by Melita Harvey

Portraits from Beyond: The Mediumship of the Bangs Sisters
by N Riley Heagerty

Haunted Landscapes: Super-Nature and the Environment
by Ruth Heholt and Niamh Downing  (eds)

Promised by Heaven: A Doctor's Return from the Afterlife to a Destiny of Love and Healing
by Mary Helen Hensley

No Time and Nowhere: A Non-Physical World Behind this One
by Fergus Hinds

The Light Between Us: Stories from Heaven. Lessons for the Living
by Laura Lynne Jackson

Skeleton Keys: Workplace Hauntings
by John Klann

Understanding Life After Death: An Exploration of What Awaits You, Me and Everyone We've Ever Known  (Volume 1)
by Cyrus Kirkpatrick

Ohio's Haunted Crimes: An Exploration of Ten Haunted Crime Scenes
by Kat Klockow

Seeking Jordan: How I Learned the Truth about Death and the Invisible Universe
by Matthew McKay

A Traveler's Guide to the Afterlife: Traditions and Beliefs on Death, Dying, and What Lies Beyond
by Mark Mirabello

What If This Is Heaven?: How Our Cultural Myths Prevent Us from Experiencing Heaven on Earth
by Anita Moorjani

On Ghosts
by Ronald Murphy

Dying to Wake Up: A Doctor's Voyage into the Afterlife and the Wisdom He Brought Back
by Rajiv Parti

Absent Witness
by Karl Petry with Karen McLean

The Self Does Not Die: Verified Paranormal Phenomena from Near-Death Experiences
by Titus Rivas and Anny Dirven

Mediums Not So Rare
by Edward Rogers

Asiatic Echoes: The Identification of Ancient Chinese Pictograms in pre-Columbian North American Rock Writing
by Dr. John Arthur Ruskamp Jr.

What is a Near Death Experience?
by Dr. Penny Sartori

Haunted Historic Colonial Williamsburg Virginia: with Breakthrough Ghost Photography
by Tim Scullion

Ghostly Encounters: The Hauntings of Everyday Life
by Dennis Waskul and Michele Waskul

Disclosures Of A Cross-Dimensional Bridge Builder: A Personal Journey Of Collaboration Through Time And Space With The Earth
by Wilja Witcombe

Dead in The Water; Forever Awake.: The True, Mysterious, and Unexplained Story of the Drowning Young Men
by Stephen Young

UFOs and Aliens

Mysterious Ascension: The Strange Case of Valiant Thor
by Gray Barker and Valiant Thor

Saucers of Fire: Nazi UFOs, The Hollow Earth, The Axis Shift, and Other Apocalyptic Assertions From the X-Files of Saucerian Press
by Gray Barker

Flashbacks: An Artist's Memoir of Alien Abductions, Native Spirits, and Enlightenment
by Sean Bartok

The Clinton UFO Storybook: ET Politics in the White House
by Grant Robert Cameron

More Encounters with Star People: Urban American Indians Tell Their Stories
by Ardy Sixkiller Clarke

UFOs and Anti-Gravity
by Leonard G. Cramp

Inside UFOs: True Accounts of Contact with Extraterrestrials
by Preston Dennett

Not from Here: Selected UFO Articles (Volume 1)
by Preston Dennett and Christine Kesara Dennett

UFOs Over Arizona: A True History of Extraterrestrial Encounters in the Grand Canyon State
by Preston Dennett

UFOs and Water: Physical Effects of UFOs on Water Through Accounts by Eyewitnesses
by Carl W. Feindt

UFOs Over America: Scariest Cases
by Joseph Flammer

Fact, Fiction, and Flying Saucers: The Truth Behind the Misinformation, Distortion, and Derision by Debunkers, Government Agencies
by Stanton Friedman and Kathleen Marden

Contact From Planet Apu: Beings From the Future Among Us
by Ricardo Gonzalez

The Complete Secret Cipher of the Ufonauts
by Allen Greenfield

The Halt Perspective
by Charles Halt and John Hanson

UFO FAQ: All That's Left to Know About Roswell, Aliens, Whirling Discs, and Flying Saucers
by David J. Hogan

Journeys With the Unknown by People Like You and Me: Strange and Unexplained Encounters of People Like You and Me
by Chris Holly

Chosen: Chronicles of an Alien Abductee
by Byron W Lacy

The Resonance of Unseen Things: Poetics, Power, Captivity, and UFOs in the American Uncanny
by Susan Lepselter

Meet the Hybrids: The Lives and Missions of ET Ambassadors on Earth
by Miguel Mendonca and Barbara Lamb

The 37th Parallel: The Secret Truth Behind America's UFO Highway
by Ben Mezrich

Sky Critters: Ufos, Science an Extraterrestrials
by Antony Milne

UFOs & Aliens: UFO Secrets- Area 51, Alien & UFO Encounters, Alien Civilizations & the New World Order
by Alex Monaldo

Roswell in the 21st Century
by Kevin D. Randle

Immortality of the Gods: Legends, Mysteries, and the Alien Connection to Eternal Life
by Nick Redfern

365 Days of UFOs: A Year of Alien Encounters
by Nick Redfern

Halt in Woodbridge: An Air Force Colonel's Thirty-Year Fight To Silence An Authentic UFO Whistle-Blower
by Peter Robbins

UFOs, Conspiracy Theories and the New Age: Millennial Conspiracism
by David G. Robertson

The Alien Enigma: Extraterrestrials: Science Fiction or Science Fact?
by J.P. Robinson

Humanoid Encounters 1900-1929: The Others amongst Us
by Albert S Rosales

Humanoid Encounters 1930-1949: The Others amongst Us
by Albert S Rosales

Humanoid Encounters 1955-1959: The Others amongst Us
by Albert S Rosales

Humanoid Encounters 1960-1964: The Others amongst Us
by Albert S Rosales

Humanoid Encounters 1965-1969: The Others amongst Us
by Albert S Rosales

Humanoid Encounters 1970-1974: The Others amongst Us
by Albert S Rosales

Humanoid Encounters 2010-2015: The Others Amongst Us

by Albert S Rosales

Unknown Down: A Cold War Incident Involving UFOs over South Florida and the Subsequent Cover-Up by the U.S. Military
by Jack Roth

Extraterrestrial Channeling: Alien Abduction Syndrome
by Dr. Andrea Scarsi

Otto Binder: The Life and Work of a Comic Book and Science Fiction Visionary
by Bill Schelly

MO41: The Bombshell Before Roswell
by Paul Blake Smith

Somewhere in the Skies: A Human Approach to an Alien Phenomenon
by Mr. Ryan Sprague

Under Spiritual Siege: How Ghosts and Demons Affect Us and How to Combat Them
by William Stillman

Aliens Among Us: Exploring Past and Present
by Barry Strohm

Russia's USO Secrets: Unidentified Submersible Objects in Russian and International Waters
by Paul Stonehill and Mr. Philip Mantle

UFO's an Air Force Dilemma
by Hector Quintanilla

Forbidden Science - Volume Three
by Jacques Vallee

The Incredible Life of George Hunt Williamson: Mystical Journey
by Michel Zirger and Maurizio Martinelli

The Sagan Conspiracy
by Donald Zygutis

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