Summary: A detailed historical account of the serial killer calls on never before examined primary documents to reveal how he managed to take advantage of the crowds drawn by the 1893 World's Fair to create his own castle of horrors. Herman W. Mudgett, better known by his alias, H.H. Holmes, is considered America's first-- and most notorious-- serial killer. During the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago, the...
Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 SEL
Contents: Far from my lair -- Gentrified -- It was quiet -- This boy -- Sanctioned -- Slowness -- Words worth believing -- A four year glance -- All you can prepare -- Privacy's disguise.
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: Film Guerrero 2002
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK SEL
Summary: Abraham Lincoln is one of the most haunted--and haunting--presidents in U.S. history. Sightings of Lincoln's ghost, as well as the ghost of his assassin, have been reported for more than 150 years. Visited by eerie premonitions, morbid dreams, and unusual events that seem too bizarre to be coincidence, Lincoln has become the source of dozens of myths and paranormal mysteries. Investigating...
Publisher / Publication Date: Llewellyn Worldwide 2015
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.70 SEL
Summary: After taking a summer job with a Chicago ghost tour company, eighteen-year-old Megan is interrogated for murder, when the reports of "real" ghost sightings increase along with the number of missing tourists.
Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2016