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Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

Looking for the best Spooky books? Browse our list to find excellent book recommendations on the subject.

1. Spooky Campfire Tales: Hauntings, Strange Happenings, And Supernatural Lore (2007)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfNew from the team that has brought us Spooky New England and other Spooky titles are thirty classic creepy tales of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurences. Expert storytelling and evocative illustrations once again prove perfect for reading aloud or retelling later. Whether gathered around the campfire or read on a dark and stormy night, these tales will stay with you long after you close the book’s covers. #871,924 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1649 in Supernaturalism (Books) #746 in Camping (Books) #2669 in Folklore & Mythology Studies Would you like to ?If you…
Author(s): S. E. Schlosser, Paul Hoffman

2. Spooky New England: Tales Of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, And Other Local Lore (2017)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfA collection of folktales highlighting famous and not-so-famous New England ghosts, mysterious happenings, powers of darkness, and wonders of the invisible world. Pull up a chair or gather round the campfire and get ready for 35 creepy tails of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurrences in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts. Set in New England's historic towns, charming old islands, and sparsely populated backwoods, the stories in this entertaining and compelling collection will have you looking over your shoulder again and again.Yankee…
Author(s): S. E. Schlosser, Paul Hoffman

3. Spooky Action at a Distance: The Phenomenon That Reimagines Space and Time–and What It Means for Black Holes, the Big Bang, and Theories of Everything (2016)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfWhat is space? It isn’t a question that most of us normally ask. Space is the venue of physics; it’s where things exist, where they move and take shape. Yet over the past few decades, physicists have discovered a phenomenon that operates outside the confines of space and time: nonlocality-the ability of two particles to act in harmony no matter how far apart they may be. It appears to be almost magical. Einstein grappled with this oddity and couldn’t come to terms with it, describing it as “spooky action at a distance.” More recently, the mystery has deepened as other forms of nonlocality have been uncovered. This…
Author(s): George Musser

4. Spooky Trails and Tall Tales Connecticut: Hiking the State’s Legends, Hauntings, and History (2019)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfConnecticut—a New England state with a proud history and vibrant culture. But there is more to this place than white church steeples and town greens. In the forests and meadows surrounding these quaint, colonial towns lurk spine-chilling ghosts protecting Captain Kidd’s treasure, the abode of the Devil himself, and shadowy creatures such as the Glawackus, all awaiting the next hiker to stumble down the trail.For years, the stories of these mysterious beings and places existed only in whispers and campfire tales, but now for the first…
Author(s): Stephen Gencarella

5. The Case of the Spooky Sleepover (Jigsaw Jones Mystery, No. 4) (2001)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfJigsaw Jones finds himself investigating the perfect case and piecing together all the ghostly clues when Ralphie Jones cannot sleep at night because something is making scary noises in his room. Original. #1,226,772 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #9102 in Children’s Mystery, Detective, & Spy #23185 in Children’s Humor #7402 in Children’s Chapter Books (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): James Preller, John Speirs

6. Jon’s Spooky Corpse Conundrum (Jon’s Mysteries) (2019)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfI’ve investigated some pretty strange cases in my life, but I have to say this is a first. A corpse—a murder victim—has gone missing during the middle of an investigation, and no one has any clue where it went. Psy is called in to clear the investigative team, make sure they’re not an accomplice. It’s a four hour drive outside of Nashville, to a place famous for being haunted, so none of us are particularly eager to go. And then we arrive on scene and I see who we’re dealing with and I want nothing more than to turn around and go right back to Nashville. This case is…
Author(s): AJ Sherwood, Ashlee Dil

7. Plum Spooky: A Stephanie Plum Between the Numbers Novel (2009)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfPlum Spooky, the First Full Length Stephanie Plum Between-the-Numbers Novel from #1 Bestselling Author Janet Evanovich.Turn on all the lights and check under your bed. Things are about to get spooky in Trenton, New Jersey.According to legend, the Jersey Devil prowls the Pine Barrens and soars above the treetops in the dark of night. As eerie as this might seem, there are things in the Barrens that are even more frightening and dangerous. And there are monkeys. Lots of monkeys.Wulf Grimoire is a world wanderer and an opportunist who can kill without remorse and disappear like smoke. He’s chosen Martin Munch,…
Author(s): Janet Evanovich

8. Spooky Archaeology: Myth and the Science of the Past (2019)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfOutside of scientific journals, archaeologists are depicted as searching for lost cities and mystical artifacts in news reports, television, video games, and movies like Indiana Jones or The Mummy. This fantastical image has little to do with day-to-day science, yet it is deeply connected to why people are fascinated by the ancient past. By exploring the development of archaeology, this book helps us understand what archaeology is and why it matters.In Spooky Archaeology author Jeb J. Card follows a trail of clues left by adventurers and professional archaeologists…
Author(s): Jeb J. Card

9. Sad and Spooky (2019)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThis is a collection of almost one-hundred poems that are both sad and spooky. They are small poems about little moments, which highlight how sometimes the parts of everyday life we often ignore can sometimes be those that end up being the most important. However, in reality they’re just some dumb things that have been typed over the years. #480,850 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #895 in Love Poems Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Conor Ryan

10. Spooky Michigan: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore (2017)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfPull up a chair or gather round the campfire and get ready for twenty-five creepy tales of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurrences in Michigan. Set in Michigan’s historic towns and sparsely populated backwoods, the stories in this entertaining and compelling collection will have you looking over your shoulder again and again. Michigan folklore is kept alive in these expert retellings by master storyteller S. E. Schlosser, and in artist Paul Hoffman’s evocative illustrations. You’ll hear otherworldly voices and things that go bump in the night, and feel an icy wind on the…
Author(s): S. E. Schlosser, Paul Hoffman

11. Spooky Tales for a Frightful Night: Stories for Children Young and Old (Spooky Tales for Frightful Nights) (2019)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfInspired by the lesson of old Germanic folk tales, Spooky Stories for a Frightful Night aims to to scare and instill lessons. The gist of the meaning behind several of these tales is that actions have consequences and doing bad things often leads to worse things. When you aren’t learning maybe you’ll have a chuckle or two. Though the tales were crafted with a younger audience in mind , the aim was for them to be enjoyable to young adults as well. #991,573 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #4169 in Children’s Spine-Chilling Horror #9654 in Mythology & Folk Tales (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a…
Author(s): D.M. Toadey, Monica Lopez

12. The Frequencies of Rifing – From the first frequencies discovered by Royal Rife to today.: Guide to selection and use of Spooky2 frequencies (2018)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf3rd EDITION – Frequencies of Rifing is a comprehensive list of frequency sets used for a Rife Machine. Rife Machines are spreading throughout the world and is a topic of interest that is growing fast. Most of the time, those who own such an electronic device do not know how to use it to its full potential. This is especially true regarding how many frequency sets exist today and what frequencies can be used as a potential solution for a particular problem. Others rely on information that you can get from other sources – even online from the web. However, this…
Author(s): Ing. Marcello Allegretti

13. Berenstain Bears and the Spooky Old Tree (Bright & Early Books) (1982)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfBright and Early books help even the youngest children get ready to read. Simple stories and basic concepts are humorously presented in rhythm and rhyme. Pictures that fully explain the text help even babies make the important connection between word and meaning. It’s never too early to find out that ‘Learning to read is Fun’. The small Berenstain Bears go out on a daring nighttime adventure in THE SPOOKY OLD TREE and find thrills and shivers in just the right measure before returning to the safety of home. Four- and five-year olds will enjoy having this story read to them and…
Author(s): Stan Berenstain, Jan Berenstain

14. Spooky Sweet: Samantha Sweet Mysteries, Book 11: A Sweet’s Sweets Bakery Mystery (Samantha Sweet Magical Cozy Mystery Series) (Volume 11) (2016)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfNow that Samantha Sweet has a contract to provide her special handmade chocolates for the wealthy jet-set clients of Book It Travel, Sweet’s Sweets bakery is taking on a whole new dimension. Only problem, Sam isn’t ready. It’s almost Halloween, her pastry shop is bursting at the seams and she needs extra employees but there is no place to put them. Right before the witching day, she comes upon a large Victorian house she can adapt for the business, and it seems her problem is solved. But is it? The mysterious, spooky noises at night are way more than the normal creaks and groans of an old building. Something else…
Author(s): Connie Shelton

15. Spooky Massachusetts: Tales Of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, And Other Local Lore (2008)

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your BookshelfWhat better locale to consider for spooky happenings than the home of the Salem witch trials? From mysteries at sea to ghosts and unexplained footprints, you’ll shiver your way through these mesmerizing tales. Set in the state’s historic towns, charming old islands, and sparsely populated backwoods, the stories in this entertaining and compelling collection are great for the whole family. #593,120 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1156 in Supernaturalism (Books) #1836 in Folklore & Mythology Studies #1031 in Ghosts & Hauntings Would you like to ?If…
Author(s): S. E. Schlosser, Paul Hoffman

Best Spooky Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some spooky books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Womens Weekly Food Spooky Special

Author(s): Неизв.
Publisher: , Year: 2018, Size: 9 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2272877

Spooky Archaeology: Myth and the Science of the Past

Author(s): Jeb J. Card
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press, Year: 2018, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2339290

The Atomic World Spooky? It Ain't Necessarily So!: Emergent Quantum Mechanics, How the Classical Laws of Nature Can Conspire to Cause Quantum-Like Behaviour

Author(s): Theo van Holten
Publisher: Atlantis Press, Year: 2017, Size: 14 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1628191

The atomic world spooky? It ain't necessarily so! : emergent quantum mechanics, how the classical laws of nature can conspire to cause quantum-like behaviour

Author(s): Van Holten, Theo
Publisher: Atlantis Press, Year: 2017, Size: 7 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2132713

Spooky South: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore

Author(s): S. E. Schlosser, Paul Hoffman
Publisher: Globe Pequot Press, Year: 2016, Size: 17 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1571159

Spooky Choc Orange Glazed Murder

Author(s): Susan Gillard
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, Year: 2016, Size: 165 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 1711501

The Frequencies of Rifing - From the first frequencies discovered by Royal Rife to today.: Guide to selection and use of Spooky2 frequencies

Author(s): Marcello Allegretti
Publisher: Ing. Marcello Allegretti, Year: 2016, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2375580

Spooky Action at a Distance: The Phenomenon That Reimagines Space and Time—and What It Means for Black Holes, the Big Bang, and Theories of Everything

Author(s): George Musser
Publisher: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Year: 2015, Size: 2 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1403004

Spooky Sudbury/Haunted Hamilton/Tomes of Terror

Author(s): Leslie, Mark; Jelen, Jenny
Publisher: Dundurn, Year: 2014, Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2073707

50 Quick Spooky Halloween Facts

Author(s): Paul Andrews
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited;Andrews UK;AUK Authors, Year: 2012, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1342714

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are truly best-sellers according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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