115 Ghosts of San Francisco. Kathryn Vercillo. San Francisco is a dynamic city rich with ghostly intrigue. Learn about a rum-soaked body that haunts Atherton Mansion, the eerie piano player at the York Hotel, lights and footsteps in the abandoned Park Presidio military hospital and many more spirited tales! Size: 6" x 9" • 128 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-2765-0 • soft cover • $12.95 Ghosts of Alcatraz. Kathryn Vercillo, photography by Adam Vogt. Alcatraz Island near San Francisco, has a chilling haunted history. Hear Al Capone’s mournful banjo and Robert “Birdman" Stroud’s shriek in the wind. Find Smitty, the amazing escape artist, and Rufe McCain, murdered by a monster, and many more stories. Visit with unsettled spirits on Alcatraz, but make sure you catch the last boat home. Size: 6 x 9 • 32 b/w photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-2884-8 • soft cover • $14.99 Ghost Stories and Legends of Alameda, Berkeley, and Oakland. Karen Zimmerman. Never-before-pub- lished stories of Alameda, Berkeley, and Oakland’s haunted locations. Includes homes, a restaurant, a student co-op, and the historic Pardee Home Museum. 25 tales told from paranormal investigators, residents, and psychics. Size: 6" x 9" • 63 b/w photos • 128 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3576-1 • soft cover • $14.99 ALASKA: SCENES Alaskan Maritime. Jim Gibbs. Photos of Alaskan sailing vessels, ports, lighthouses, and historical figures are featured, along with epic stories, unusual shipwrecks, and a history of the cruise industry and modern cargo transport. A vicarious tour of the “Frozen North." Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 311 photos • 176 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-0035-0 • soft cover • $29.95 ALASKA: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY Ghosts of Alaska. Jody Ellis-Knapp. Visit the Historic Anchorage Hotel where pictures fly off the walls, and tour the Red Onion saloon in Skagway, where good-time girls still party all night. Search for ghosts in Eagle River’s Birchwood Saloon, where footsteps can be heard on the roof. Read legends of creatures like the Alaskan Yeti, Little People, and Hairy People. Size: 6" x 9" • 11 b/w photos & Illustrations • 160 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3303-3 • soft cover • $14.99 HAWAII: SCENES Hula Girls and Surfer Boys . Mark Blackburn. Over 270 original pho- tographs and post card images are presented chronologically from 1870 to 1940 to portray the evolving styles andpopularityof these iconsofHawai‘i. The Hula and surfing traditions both are deeply rooted in legend and myth. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 270 color photos 112 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-1042-9 • soft cover • $19.95 Hawaii Remembered: Postcards from Paradise. Tina Skinner, Mary Martin, & Nathaniel Wolfgang-Price. General history and more than 350 actual hand-tinted photos capture the allure of native villages, early city life, the first resort hotels, and natural wonders including volcanoes, waterfalls, and amazing flora and palm-studded vistas. Size: 6" x 9" • 359 postcards Value Guide . • 224 pp • ISBN: 0-7643-2219-2 softcover • $24.95 Women of Polynesia. Mark Black- burn. Beautiful Polynesian women transport you to Hawaii, Tahiti, Samoa, Tonga, Naratonga, Fiji, and the Maori regions of New Zealand to view their beguiling native inhabitants through 380 historic and rare color postcard images that date from 1898 to 1920. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 380 color photos 160 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-2174-9 soft cover • $29.95 Hula Dancers & Tiki Gods. Chris Pfouts. The dream of pure freedom in the South Pacific islands has been distilled into two enduring images: the hula dancer and the tiki god. This book displays over 500 color images of col- lectible hula dancers and tiki gods with which readers can have a little exotic fun. Here lamps, figures, posters, and souvenirs all come together for entertainment and enjoyment. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 540 photos Price Guide • 208 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1247-2 • hard cover • $39.95 Hula Heaven: The Queen’s Album. Mark A. Blackburn. Photos taken in the 1880s and 1890s representing the ultimate Hawaiian experience and art form, the Hula, were gathered by the last reigning monarch of Hawaii, Queen Liliuokalani. They were presented in an album to her personal nurse as a token of her Aloha. A brief history of the Queen’s fascinating life is included. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 101 color photos 96 pp.ISBN: 0-7643-1333-9 • soft cover • $19.95 Hawaiian Fish. Mary L. Martin. 40 colorful images illustrate the fantastic undersea kingdom. At 5" x 7", these wonderful watercolors are ready to enjoy as an art book, or to disassemble and mail or frame. Size: 7 3/8" x 5" • 40 5"x7" color postcards perforated pages • ISBN: 0-7643-2139-0 • soft cover • $14.95 HAWAII: ARTS & CRAFTS Creating Hawaiian-Inspired Quilts. Judith Sandstrom. With 26 patterns to get you started andeasy-to-followdirections, learntocutandstitch bothhand-andmachine-appliquédblocksforyour own Hawaiian-inspired quilt. The designs begin withsinglecolor,appliquédblocksandprogressto blocks adorned with additional colors and motifs. Forquiltersofallskill levels. Size:81/2"x11"•83color images&26patterns • 80 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-4858-7 • soft cover •$16.99 HAWAII: MEMORABILIA Hawaiiana: The Best of Hawaiian Design. Revised & Expanded 2nd Edition. Mark Blackburn. The romance and allure of the Ha- waiian Islands from 1900 to 1959. The objects shown in the book all are from collections in Hawaii-Aloha attire, jewelry, paper goods and prints, dolls, woodenware, and souvenirs. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 600+ color photos Price Guide • 256 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1220-0 • hard cover • $59.95 Aloha Spirit: Hawaiian Art and Popular Culture. D. Congdon-Martin with the California Heritage Museum. The infectious Aloha Spirit is something tourists take home with them as mem- ories, and in tangible reminders of their trips: a print, a shirt, a carved perfume bottle, a figurine. A wide range of these items are captured in this full color book. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 500 color photos • 192 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-0489-5 • hard cover • $49.95 Hawaiian Shirts: Dress Right for Paradise. Nancy N. Schiffer. Over 1000 glorious color photos of Hawaiian-inspired textile designs on shirts. Fantastic florals, heavenly Hawaiian designs, gorgeous geometrics, beautiful birds, special surfing scenes, jumping Japanese prints, fabulous fish, luscious landscapes, favorite foods, compulsory cocktails, and plenty of styling details will motivate your journey. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 1044 color photos PriceGuide/Index•208pp.ISBN:0-7643-2143-9 • hard cover • $39.95 Hawaiian Shirt Designs. Nancy N. Schiffer. 425+ shirts displayed in color photos, with history, women’s clothing, 20 different button styles, and 229 researched manufacturer’s and retail labels to help date and identify the shirts. The success story of aloha shirts is woven with the words of the people who themselves created and witnessed thedevelopmentof thisHawaiianclassic. Size: 11" x 8 1/2" • 760 photos • Index • 192 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-0054-7 • hard cover • $39.95 Tropical Shirts & Clothing. Nancy N. Schiffer. Over 300 tropical shirts, dresses, and bathing suits from the South Pacific, Hawaii, California, Florida, Bermuda, the Bahamas, the Virgin Islands, the West Indies. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 1044 color photos Price Guide/Index • 208 pp.ISBN: 0-7643-2143-9 • hard cover • $39.95 Aloha Attire: Hawaiian Dress in the Twen- tieth Century. Linda B. Arthur. Filled with over 460 beautiful photos, this book gives a historical account of Hawaii’s fashion industry. Unique island designs, exotic fabrics, and traditional garments are all included within this spectacular display of Hawaiian paradise. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 469 color photos Price Guide • 192 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1015-1 • hard cover • $49.95 HAWAII: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY Hawaiian Folklore: Encounters with the Su- pernatural. Timothy Befus. Here, find 20 tales that include an unique, terrifying, and unusual glimpse into the folklore of Hawaii with firsthand accounts from people who have come face to face with the supernatural. Size: 6" x 9" • 27 color photos • 80 pp ISBN13: 978-0-7643-4944-7 • soft cover • $9.99 Supernatural Hawaii. Judi Thompson. Ancient Hawaiian warriors march in the night, mysterious blue lights hover and zip, tiny people disappear, and invisible spirits attack: These are just some of the stories that Hawaii’s supernatural side has to offer. Shiver as you delve into a unique and spirited slice of Hawaii never before shared. Size: 6" x 9" • 18 b/w photos • 224 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-3186-2 • soft cover • $16.99 CANADA: STORIES, LORE & HISTORY Paranormal Canadian Tales: A Supernatural Journey. Dawn Hunter Clark. Follow a paranormal investigator and medium via 23haunting tales and mystical lessons throughout Canada .Includes lessons providinginformation and assistance for those in similar circumstances,such asbuying a house that turns out to be haunted,“sensitive”children,preparing for a haunted vacation, deceased visitors, and more. Size: 6" x 9" • 118 b/w & color photos • 192pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-5207-2 • hard cover • $24.99 THE WEST: CALIFORNIA, ALASKA, HAWAII • CANADA