Ghost Hunt: Chilling Tales of the Unknown

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Sep 7, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 304 pages
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An exciting new middle grade collection of spooky paranormal investigations based on REAL ghost hunts from stars of the TV show Ghost Hunters, the number one reality show on cable television!

In a lush, thick volume, Ghost Hunt will feature multiple stories dramatized with cliff hangers and red herrings to heighten suspense and character interaction. Through the investigations, the reader will learn the ins and outs of ghost hunting, how to spot a hoax, and how to face their fear of the paranormal.

The book will also have tips for ghost hunting at the end of the book, including guides to the technical equipment and how to set up your own traps for ghosts. Though presented as fiction, these stories are based on real cases, and the GHOSTS ARE REAL!
 

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User Review  - littleton_pace - LibraryThing

I dunno what's worse, the fact that this is a sequel of sorts or the fact that I shelled out money to pay for it. With the extremely trite book cover, I should have guessed A) that I, as a 25 yr old ... Read full review

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User Review  - wearylibrarian - LibraryThing

This book is a fictional account of true stories as investigated by TAPS. I enjoyed these short stories much more than I did the stories in book 1. My favorite was "Lost in the Lake." Some of the stories were very creepy. Great for a Halloween night or any time you want a good scare. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
PENNIES FROM A GHOST
GHOST ON THE WATER
GHOSTS WITH NO LEGS
THE HAUNTING OF FORT MIFFLIN
KNOCK KNOCK WHOS THERE?
THE JEALOUS GHOST
FRESH FROM THE GRAVE
THE SWEEP
SETTING UP THE COMMAND CENTER AND THE EQUIPMENT
COLLECTING EVIDENCE
RESEARCH
ANALYZING THE EVIDENCE
CONCLUSIONS
GHOST HUNT TEST CASETEST YOUR GHOST HUNTING SKILLS
ANSWERS

THE GHOST OF GRANDMA HELEN
The GHOST HUNT Guide
THE TAPS METHOD
THE INTERVIEW
GLOSSARY
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Jason Hawes and Grant Wilson have been avid investigators of the paranormal for more than twenty years and have investigated over two thousand claims of paranormal activity, helping families, law enforcement agencies, the military, and churches do both preliminary and extensive investigations. They are the bestselling authors of the books Ghost Hunting and Seeking Spirits for adults and they are best known for their television show, Ghost Hunters, on Syfy and for being the founder and cofounder, respectively of The Atlantic Paranormal Society (TAPS). Jason Hawes was born in Canandaigua, New York, and now lives in Rhode Island with his wife and five children. Grant Wilson was born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island, where he continues to live with his wife and three boys.

CHECK OUT THEIR WEBSITES AT www.the-atlantic-paranormal-society.com/ andwww.syfy.com/ghosthunters/

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