101 ARKANSAS: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY Supernatural Arkansas: Ghosts, Monsters, and the Unexplained. Alan Lowe and Jason Hall. 26 paranormal stories: the angry Mena Poltergeist, the ghostlySheriffofNevadaCountyat theOldWashington Jail Bed and Breakfast, the fierce Gowrow Monster of the Ozarks, the legendary Fouke Monster, alien abductions, UFOs, and more. Size: 6" x 9" • 65 color photos • Index • 176 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4123-6 • soft cover • $19.99 MISSISSIPPI VALLEY: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY Paranormal Mississippi River: An Illustrated Encyclopedia. Charles Cassady, Jr. Tour the mighty Mississippi River with this first A-Z encyclopedia-style listing of paranormal phenomena along its winding length. Presented in a cross-referenced format, this is an indispensable guide of the supernatural for the curious traveler, brave riverboat pilot, ghost-folklore buff, aspiring vampire slayer, and dedicated UFO chaser. Size: 6" x 9" • 34 b/w images • Index • 320 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3898-4 • soft cover • $24.99 Mississippi Valley Architecture: Houses of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Stanley Schuler. Overview of the magnificent homes of this region between 1700 and 1865. Shows adaptations of French Colonial, Greek Revival, and vernacular styles with facades, floor plans, and details. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 347 photos • Index • 240 pp. ISBN: 0-916838-96-X • hard cover • $30.00 LOUISIANA: SCENES Greetings from New Orleans. Mary L. Martin & Tina Skinner. Explore New Orleans in over 230 colorful postcards publishedduringthefirsthalfofthe20th century. History unfolds through tales of pirates, a bloody slave revolt, political duels, and beautiful burial vaults built to deal with remains. Size:11"x81/2"•235photos•112pp.• ISBN:0-7643-2371-7•softcover•$19.95 LOUISIANA: ARCHITECTURE NewOrleans and Its Environs: The Domes- tic Architecture 1727-1870. Italo William Ricciuti, photos by Rudolf Hertzberg. Explore the wide verandahs, hipped and gabled roofs, and lavish iron lacework that give this region its unique architectural character. Includes architectural drawings and molding profiles. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 190 b/w photos, 78 drawings 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3069-8 soft cover • $24.99 Houses of New Orleans. Alex Caemmerer. Foreword by John Michael Vlach. New Orleans delivers beauty and style in its architecture, even the simple shotgun houses in poor, working neighborhoods. Houses of the Garden District and the plantations beyond are simply stunning. Enjoy rich detailing that was lavished on even the most simple structures. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 120 color photos • 80 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3117-6 • hard cover • $24.99 LOUISIANA: ARTS & CRAFTS Newcomb Pottery: An Enterprise for SouthernWomen, 1895-1940. Jessie Poesch, with exhibition catalog by Sally Main Spanola. The illustrated history of the Newcomb Pottery at Tulane University in Louisiana from its found- ing in 1895. Women art students made and decorated beautiful vases, dishes, and forms that are prized today. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 186 color & b/w photos Index • 160 pp. • ISBN: 0-916838-99-4 • soft cover • $24.99 Newcomb Pottery & Crafts: An Educa- tional Enterprise for Women, 1895-1940. Jessie Poesch with Sally Main. This illustrated sourcebook chronicles the history of the New- comb Pottery at Tulane University. It explores the development of the art form. A section on marks and dating by Walter Bob is included. 800+ color photos of pottery and crafts and 40 historical b/w images. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 807 color & 40 b/w photos Index • 320 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-1847-0 • hard cover • $89.95 LOUISIANA: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY Crescent City Crimes: Old New Orleans 1718–1918. Charles Cassady Jr. Step back in time to the city's first few crime-stained centuries—from 1718–1918—to explore tales of mischief, mayhem, and skullduggery. Includes murder, piracy and smuggling, ghosts and Voodoo, and more. Size: 6" x 9" • 14 b/w images • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-5408-3 • soft cover • $16.99 The Ghosts of NewOrleans. Dr. Larry Montz, Ph.D., and Daena Smoller. New Orleans is haunted. Its rich culture and stormy history make the city a haven for supernatural activity. Based on a six-year scientific study, this book separates facts from folklore and local legends, taking the reader on a fascinating trip through more than 25 different haunted properties. Size: 6" x 9" • 48 photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1184-0 • soft cover • $14.99 MarieLaveau:VoodooPriestessPaperDolls. Tom Tierney. Explore the world of Marie Laveau (1794 -1881), New Orleans’ powerful “voodoo queen." Respected as a healer to all who sought herhelpandfearedasawomancapableofputting a powerful hex on any enemy, she danced for thousandswhopaidtowatchher leadthefamous Voodoo rituals in Congo Square. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 48 pp • 11 color dolls & 38 costumes • ISBN: 978-0-7643-3191-6 soft cover • $12.99 THE MIDWEST: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY NotoriousCrimesoftheUpperMidwest:Con-men, Cutthroats,Killers,andCannibals. TomBaker. This exposeoftruecrimeexaminesahistoricalrosterofthebad andthebrutal:fromold-timeconmenandgunslingers,to hardcoreserialkillersofthemodernera. IncludesEdGein; the Honeymoon Killers; Calamity Jane; Wild Bill Hickok; John Norman Collins; Al Capone; and more. Size: 6" x 9" • 208 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-5389-5 • soft cover • $19.99 CampFireTales:Midwest. MikeRicksecker.Experience 10heart-poundingtalesoftheMidwestbasedonhistory, lore,and legends fromaroundtheregion.Determine for yourselfwhat isrealandwhat isfiction,asthesehaunting talespainta landscaperifewithcreepyparanormalactivity. Size: 6" x 9" • 10 b/w photos • 112 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4771-9 • soft cover • $16.99 THE MIDWEST OHIO • MICHIGAN • INDIANA • ILLINOIS • WISCONSIN • MINNESOTA • MISSOURI • N. DAKOTA • NEBRASKA • KANSAS MidwestUFOsandBeyond. TomBaker.Arewealone in the universe? Is there intelligent life among the stars? Have we been visited by beings from other dimensions? AreUFOsreal?Aretheyabductingpeople?Takea lookat theUFOphenomenonfromtheearliestannalsofrecorded history to the multiplicity of sightings and contacts that occur daily in the Midwest and beyond. Both longtime andnewUFOenthusiastswillbedelightedbythisanalysis. Size: 6" x 9" • 176 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4390-2 • soft cover • $16.99 Midwest Hauntings. Lee Prosser. 92 listings in 12 Midwest states, some with multiple location sites. Expe- rience ghosts, hauntings, paranormal and supernatural occurrences, and the ongoing presence of UFOs. Size: 6" x 9" • 21 b/w photos • Index • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3605-8 • soft cover • $14.99 Midwest Maniacs. Tom Baker. Sample 18 of the Mid- west’s most atrocious and vile human beings. Read a historyofmurderandmayhemcommittedby individuals withburningangerandcontemptforsocietalnorms,and witness the macabre visions of their personal demons drivingthemtocommitactssoreprehensible,theyearned for themselves a place in the annals of criminal history. Size: • 6" x 9" • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3942-4 • soft cover • $16.99 100ArtistsoftheMidwest:Illinois,Indiana, Michigan,Minnesota,Ohio,andWisconsin. E. AshleyRooney. Inoil,pastels,sculpture,andwood, talented, livingartistsfromtheAmericanMidwest exploretherichnessofthehomegrown imageryof theirregion, including itsculture, itssociety,and its environment.Theseartists’worksarecaptured in this book in over 600 full color images. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 618 color photos • 224 pp. ISBN:978-0-7643-4105-2•hardcover•$45.00 THE GREAT LAKES: ARTS & CRAFTS Fish & Fowl Decoys of the Great Lakes. Donna Tonelli. Fine decoys and calls from the Great Lakes region, in over 1100 color photo- graphs, with original vintage black and white photos, and a price guide. Includes pieces rang- ing from the finest museum-quality artifacts to collectibles that are more likely to turn up at a local auction, garage sale, flea market, or antique mall. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 1100 images • 288 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1643-5 • hard cover • $69.95 THE GREAT LAKES: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY Ohio’s Haunted Crimes: An Exploration of Ten Haunted Crime Scenes. Kat Klockow. Exploration of ten haunted crime scenes across Ohio,with interviews of paranormal investigators and property owners. Includes locations with history of jail houses, reformatories, family-owned taverns, bed and breakfasts, and more. Size: 6" x 9" • 55 color and b/w photos • 160pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-5011-5 • soft cover • $19.99 Campfire Tales: Great Lakes . Christopher Larsen. Enjoy 11 spooky campfire tales based on legends and true events in and around the Great Lakes region. Filled with creepy and sometimes humorous details, each story includes historic significance that relates to it’s eerie candor. Size: 6" x 9" • 16 b/w photos • 128 pp ISBN13: 978-0-7643-4871-6 • soft cover • $16.99 THE SOUTH: ARKANSAS, MISSISSIPPI VALLEY, LOUISIANA • THE MIDWEST: THE GREAT LAKES