The Big Book of New York Ghost Stories

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Stackpole Books, Feb 20, 2009 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 352 pages
Hauntings lurk and spirits linger in the Empire State

Reader, beware! Turn these pages and enter the world of the paranormal, where ghosts and ghouls alike creep just out of sight. Author Cheri Farnsworthshines a light in the dark corners of New York and scares those spirits out of hiding in this thrilling collection. From apparitions and objects that fly off of tables at the Manhattan Bistro, to a specter that stalks Pulpit Rock in Lake Placid, there’s no shortage of bone-chilling tales to keep you up at night. Around the campfire or tucked away on a dark and stormy night, this big book of ghost stories is a hauntingly good read.

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The Adirondacks 71
Western New York and the Finger Lakes 121
Syracuse Central New York and the Capital District 163
Hudson Valley and the Catskills 209
New York City and Long Island 227
Bibliography 331
Acknowledgments 353
About the Author 355
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About the author (2009)

Cheri Farnsworth is the author of Haunted New York, Haunted New York City, Haunted Connecticut, and Haunted Massachusetts. She is a North Country New York native and has traveled extensively to every nook and cranny of her beloved home state to gather traditional and new stories of ghosts and other paranormal phenomena.

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