Friday, August 15, 2014

Book Review: Ghosts of Salem: Haunts of the Witch City by Sam Baltrusis

If you're fascinating by the haunted history of Salem, Massachusetts, then you need to pick up a copy of Ghosts of Salem: Haunts of the Witch City by Sam Baltrusis.

From cemeteries to crime to curses and more, Ghosts of Salem floats through the history of the infamous New England town known for its witch trials. With wit and charm, Baltrusis brings Salem alive for the reader. In this engaging and informative book, readers learn not only about Salem's history, but also residents' opinions on the ghosts that are rumored to make Salem home.

Filled with historical photographs, Ghosts of Salem is the perfect book for curious minds and history lovers. Thoroughly researched, this book totally captivated me and I read it in one sitting.

Series: Haunted America
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: The History Press (August 12, 2014)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1626193975
ISBN-13: 978-1626193970


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Sam Baltrusis, author of "Ghosts of Boston" and "Ghosts of Cambridge," freelances for various publications and is the former managing editor of Scout Magazine in Somerville and Cambridge. He has been featured as Boston's paranormal expert on the Biography Channel's Haunted Encounters and Paranormal State's Ryan Buell's Paranormal Insider Radio. Baltrusis moonlights as a tour guide and launched the successful ghost tour, Cambridge Haunts, and is producing a new tour in Salem.

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I received a copy of this book from the author. This review contains my honest opinions, which I have not been paid for in any way.

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1 comment:

fredamans said...

I'm definitely fascinated by 'true' witch stories. Have to check this one out sometime. Great review!