Ghost Hunting with Derek Acorah

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HarperCollins UK, Jan 21, 2010 - Self-Help - 272 pages

The UK's number one TV psychic offers a fascinating and compelling guide to ghost hunting. With tips and hints on tools, locations, and types of spirit activity a budding ghost hunter might encounter, Acorah provides a remarkable guide with plenty of brilliant and absorbing stories of his own encounters.

Derek Acorah, well-known from the television programme "Most Haunted," has written a guide to ghosts that will fulfil your every ghost-related desire! Whether you want to find your very own ghost, learn more about how Derek does it, or just share more of Derek's exciting experiences with the spirit world, Ghost Hunting With Derek Acorah is sure to satisfy you!

Along with numerous entertaining and occasionally frightening true-life accounts of Derek's own experiences with ghosts, Ghost Hunting With Derek Acorah will give you intriguing insights into Derek's world and the world of the spirits.

The book contains:
- Information of different types of ghost you may encounter, such as residual energy, anniversary ghosts, poltergeists and the spirit people.
- Hints on how to prepare and what tools to use.
- Where to go to find ghosts, with examples of some of the best places to find a ghost in the UK such as Chingle Hall, Goosnargh, Rufford Old Hall, Ormskirk, Lancs, Speke Hall, Liverpool, and Smithills Hall, Bolton, Lancashire.
- Information on which ghosts you might encounter and their history.


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User Review  - AStateOfMind - LibraryThing

I wouldn't recommend this book for people who want to learn ghost hunting, but it's a fine reading for relaxation. It's well written, with great narration and description of Acorah's experiences. It was a pleasure to read this book. Read full review

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User Review  - slightlyfan - LibraryThing

This book talks about some of Derek's fascinating experiences exploring hauntings, mostly in the UK. Derek includes some narrative experiences of his readers, as well as tips on how to best conduct ... Read full review


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About the author (2010)

Following a career as a footballer with Liverpool FC and USC Lion in Australia, Derek Acorah began to tap into the psychic skills he first noticed as a child. He became an Investigator with the International Society for the Paranormal Research (ISPR), the world's authority in Field Parapsychology, in 1998 and has since become one of the country's most famous mediums, with several regular TV shows on Living TV. He makes appearances on various other TV and radio shows, both in the UK and the US, and has toured internationally.

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