Legends of the Hudson

Allison Guertin Marchese. Hudson Valley Curiosities: The Sinking of the Steamship Swallow, the Poughkeepsie Seer, the UFOs of the Celtic Stone Chambers and More. History Press, USA. (21 Aug. 2017)


The Search Goes On

Lucas Ellerbroek, Andy Brown. Planet Hunters: The Search for Extraterrestrial Life. reaktion (1 Aug. 2017)

Sarah Scoles. Making Contact: Jill Tarter and the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Hardcover –  W. W. Norton & Company (1 Aug. 2017)



James O'Brien. The Scientific Sherlock Holmes: Cracking the Case with Science and Forensics. Oxford University Press (Reprint, 6 Jul 2017)



Lisa Vox. Existential Threats: American Apocalyptic Beliefs in the Technological Era. University of Pennsylvania Press. (June 2017)

Devilish Times

Erika Gasser. Vexed with Devils (Early American Places) NYU Press (7 July 2017)


The State We're In?

David Benatar. The Human Predicament: A Candid Guide to Life's Biggest Questions. OUP USA (1 July 2017)


Social Histories of Spiritualism

Beth A. Robertson. Science of the Seance. UBC Press. (1 July 2017)

Stefan Bechtel. Through a Glass, Darkly. St. Martin's Press (13 July 2017)


Back to Square One

Donald R. Schmitt. Cover-Up at Roswell: Exposing the 70-Year Conspiracy to Suppress the Truth. New Page Books (6 July 2017)


Witch-hunting in the West

Gordon Napier. Maleficium: Witchcraft and Witch-hunting in the West. Amberley. (15 July 2017


The Myth of Mythless Modernity

Jason A. Josephson-Storm. The Myth of Disenchantment: Magic, Modernity, and the Birth of the Human Sciences. University of Chicago Press (4 July 2017)


Deconstructing Gurdjieff

Tobias Churton. Deconstructing Gurdjieff: Biography of a Spiritual Magician. Inner Traditions (29 Jun 2017)


Telling Tales

Carol Mavor. Aurelia. Art and literature through the Mouth of the Fairy Tale. (Reaktion Books, June 2017)


Haunted Britain

Jo Montgomery. Haunted Britain: Supernatural Realms of the United Kingdom. Schiffer. (28 May 2017)


The Sins of Psychology

Chris Chambers. The Seven Deadly Sins of Psychology: A Manifesto for Reforming the Culture of Scientific Practice. Princeton University Press (June 2017)


Magical Socialism

Alexandra Cotofana, James M. Nyce, Religion and Magic in Socialist and Post-Socialist Contexts - Historic and Ethnographic Case Studies of Orthodoxy, Heterodoxy, and Alternative Spirituality. Columbia University Press. (22 Jun. 2017)


Hitler's Monsters

Eric Kurlander. Hitler's Monsters: A Supernatural History of the Third Reich. Yale University Press (18 July. 2017)


Cosmic Absurdities

S. D. Tucker. Space Oddities: Absurd Attempts to Explain the Universe. Amberley Publishing (15 Jun. 2017)


The Suburban Millennium

Jane Shaw, Philip Lockley, Neil Quilliam, Mark Thompson. The History of a Modern Millennial Movement: The Southcottians. I.B.Tauris (30 May 2017)


The Haunted Kingdom

Martin Duffy. The Spirit of the Downs: Witchcraft and Magic in Sussex. Three Hands Press (30 May 2017)


Myth, Magic, Mysticism and Modernity

Derek Wilson. Superstition and Science, 1450-1750: Mystics, Sceptics, Truth-Seekers and Charlatans. Robinson (25 May 2017)


Womens' Voices

Claudie Massicotte. Trance Speakers: Femininity and Authorship in Spiritual Seances, 1850-1930. McGill-Queen's University Press (1 May 2017)


Rising Above It All

Peter Adey. Levitation: The Science, Myth and Magic of Suspension. reaktion books. (May 2017)


From Eastern England to New England

Richard S. Ross. Before Salem: Witch Hunting in the Connecticut River Valley, 1647-1663. McFarland. (30 Apr 2017)

Michael Howard. East Anglian Witches and Wizards (Witchcraft of the British Isles) Three Hands Press (April 2017)