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Empire State Ghosts: New York Legends and Lore

E. Ashley Rooney

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New York State harbors blood and death, haunted houses, and many ghosts. Read a colorful and horrific history of Peter Stuyvesant, the French and Indian War, and 9/11. Meet pre-Revolutionary ghost Jane McRea, the headless soldier of Fort Niagara, the spirit of Grace Brown of Big Moose Lake, and those who haunt Boldt Castle, Kings Park State Hospital, and West Point. Meet a few monsters, too: Champ, Bigfoot, and, of course, the Headless Horseman. Pull up a chair and delight to fascinating tales of New York.

Size: 6" x 9" | 22 b/w photos | Index | 160 pp
ISBN13: 9780764334184

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E. Ashley Rooney spellbinds her readers with her well-told tales of tortured souls. She has written many books about history and the supernatural, and lives in Massachusetts.