Tomes of Terror

Tomes of Terror

Haunted Bookstores and Libraries

Book - 2014
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A supernatural tour of bookstores and libraries around the world, focusing on the ghost stories from haunted locations.



Throughout history, books have inspired, informed, entertained, and enriched us. They have also kept us up through the night, thrilled us, and lured into their endless depths. Tomes of Terror is a celebration and an eerie look at the siren call of literature and the unexplained and fascinating stories associated with bookish locations around the world.



Mark Leslie's latest paranormal page-turner is a compendium of true stories of the supernatural in literary locales, complete with hair-raising first-person accounts. You may even recognize a spectre of your local library lurking in these true stories and photographs. If you have ever felt an indescribable presence hanging about a quiet bookshop, then you'll enjoy these fascinating and haunting tales.

Publisher: Toronto : Dundurn Press, c2014.
ISBN: 9781459728608
1459728602
Characteristics: 271 p. : ill.

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ehbooklover Nov 15, 2014

I love books. I love libraries. I love ghosts. Plus the chapter titled "The Rocking Chair Ghost" on page 45 is about our very own Thornhill Village Library! A wonderful book full of spooky ghost stories. Read it...if you dare.


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Nov 28, 2014

Reading this currently and so far am liking what I see. And am familiar with the Willard Library Ghost story as Ive seen the ghost cams online that are located inside the building.

ehbooklover Nov 15, 2014

I love books. I love libraries. I love ghosts. Plus the chapter titled "The Rocking Chair Ghost" on page 45 is about our very own Thornhill Village Library! A wonderful book full of spooky ghost stories. Read it...if you dare.

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