The Big Book of Illinois Ghost Stories (Google eBook)

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Stackpole Books, Aug 1, 2009 - 384 pages
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The latest volume in the Big Book series contains more than 100 stories from haunted locales across the Prairie State. Compiled by Illinois's best-known author on the paranormal, this collection includes: permanent guests of the Mineral Springs Hotel, the horrible history of the Old Slave House, rumors of a devil baby in Hull House, and Chicago's famous Resurrection Mary.

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User Review  - Lynette - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book quite a bit. However, there were some stories that were 99% back story and then a brief mention of a supposed ghost. While I'm a history buff and enjoyed those stories, I'd like a ... Read full review


Southern Illinois 51
Central Illinois 91
Northern Illinois 189
Chicago 257
Bibliography 371
About the Author 373
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About the author (2009)

Troy Taylor is the author of more than seventy books on history, crime, mysteries and the supernatural in America. He was born and raised in Illinois and currently resides in an undisclosed location in Chicago.

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