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2003 Library:
Celtic Astrology: How the Mystical Power of the Druid Tree Signs Can Transform Your Life
by Phyllis Vega

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Encyclopedia of Wicca & Witchcraft
by Raven Grimassi

Official Ghostvillage.com review  

Hawaiian Magic & Spirituality
by Scott Cunningham

Official Ghostvillage.com review  

Pagans and the Law: Understand Your Rights
by Dana D. Eilers

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Time Travel: A New Perspective
by J. H. Brennan

Official Ghostvillage.com review  

Never Say Goodbye: A Medium's Stories of Connecting With Your Loved Ones
by Patrick Mathews

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Spirit of the Witch: Religion & Spirituality in Contemporary Witchcraft
by Raven Grimassi

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How to Communicate With Spirits
by Elizabeth Owens

Official Ghostvillage.com review  

How to Be a Ghost Hunter
by Richard Southall

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Incense: Crafting and Use of Magickal Scents
by Carl F. Neal

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My Proof of Survival: Personal Accounts of Contact With the Hereafter
by Andrew Honigman

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Overshadows: An Investigation into a Terrifying Modern Canadian Haunting
by Richard Palmisano

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Future Prospects of The World According to the Bible Code
by Joseph Noah

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New Daughters of the Oracle: The Return of Female Prophetic Power in Our Time
by Virginia Adair

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Conversations With Eternity: The Forgotten Masterpiece of Victor Hugo
by Victor Hugo, John Chambers, and Martin Ebon

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Dunwich's Guide to Gemstone Sorcery: Using Stones for Spells, Amulets, Rituals, and Divination
by Gerina Dunwich

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The Song That Never Ended: A Jazz Musician's Journey to a Love Beyond Life
by John Novello

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Wicca for Life: The Way of the Craft-From Birth to Summerland
by Raymond Buckland

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Origins of Modern Witchcraft: The Evolution of a World Religion
by Ann Moura

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The Ghosthunter's Guide Book
by Troy Taylor

Author interview.  

Our Haunted Planet
by John A. Keel

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Crop Circles: Signs of Contact
by Colin Andrews with Stephen J. Spignesi

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The Witch Book: The Encyclopedia of Witchcraft, Wicca and Neo-Paganism
by Raymond Buckland

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Hans Holzer's the Supernatural: Explaining the Unexplained
by Hans Holzer

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Coast to Coast Ghosts: True Stories of Hauntings Across America
by Leslie Rule

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Ghost: Investigating the Other Side
by Katherine Ramsland


The Holy Grail Mystery Solved
by Frank C. Tribbe

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True Tales of the Paranormal
by Kimberly Molto

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Investigating the Paranormal
by Tony Cornell


The Forgotten
by Tamara Thorne

Author interview.  





May 19, 2003

Ghost: Investigating the Other SideGhost: Investigating the Other Side
By Katherine Ramsland
Publisher: St. Martins Paperbacks, (October 2002)
Pages: 396 Price: $6.99

Review by Wayne Hackler - GhostHunterWayne@sc.rr.com
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The back cover of this title by the best-selling author of Piercing The Darkness: Undercover With Vampires In America Today, promises to be a good read. I couldn't help but buy the book based on it alone. It isn't a handbook or manual, a compilation of ghost stories or a haunted directory, but a lucid and personal account of one investigative reporter's desire to prove or disprove the supernatural.

The book begins near the closing of her previous bestseller, Piercing The Darkness: Undercover With Vampires In America Today, in the search for the spirit of Christian, a decidedly mysterious character, the circumstances behind the disappearance of a well known reporter and her possession of a ring supposedly belonging to him given to her by the mysterious former lover of Christian known only as Wraith. We are shown her day-to-day thoughts on the paranormal in many aspects, and the education she undertook to learn of the paranormal. We also see her attempts to put theory into practice under the guidance of some well-known paranormal investigators while utilizing the abilities of psychics and shamans -- always with Wraith in the menacing background.

The book is an easy read, moving swiftly through the chapters, giving us an intimate view into the conversion of a skeptic to an open-minded skeptic, to a believer. We follow Ms. Ramsland through her education on theory and equipment usage. We are privy to her thoughts and personal theories, whilst giving us enough eeriness due to circumstance to keep us from putting it down. The only problem that I have with the work is the dependence on psychics, who often give conflicting information, although she does think much of it is hogwash, there are some statements by the psychics featured that lend some credence.

The photograph section in the center is unremarkable, but this could be due in part to the printing process used and lack of definition. I think color would have made a greater impact, and the majority of photos are of your basic orbs. But in all fairness, it is a noble attempt by the author to show what is to her, evidence.

This is a very well written and researched book by a woman who has become truly passionate about the paranormal and looks at the paranormal world in the end with an open-minded skepticism. It is a refreshing read, available to all, and easily understandable by the layman. This book is highly recommended as a respite to the plethora of manuals and haunted location directories. Read it. You won't be disappointed.

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