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The Guide to Mysterious Aberdeen [Paperback]

Geoff Holder
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1 Dec 2010 Guide to Mysterious
The guide to mysterious Aberdeen

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  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Publisher: The History Press (1 Dec 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0752456598
  • ISBN-13: 978-0752456591
  • Product Dimensions: 15.9 x 23.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 559,630 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Writer of 30 non-fiction books on the supernatural, the strange, the Gothic and the gruesome, from 'The Jacobites and the Supernatural' and '101 Things to do with a Stone Circle' to 'Paranormal Perthshire' and 9 titles in 'The Guide to the Mysterious...' series, covering everywhere from the Lake District and Loch Ness to Glasgow and Aberdeen.

He's produced two highly-regarded books on poltergeists, and there are also books on hauntings, Scottish bodysnatchers, the bloody history of Edinburgh, historical murders - oh, he's a cheery chappie all right. His work encompasses folklore, archaeology, local history, parapsychology, Forteana and witchcraft, with a side order of gargoyles and graveyards.

The latest book is 'Zombies From History'. He's currently shadow-boxing with his first novel, a crime thriller set in southwest France. He likes dogs, cats and rock music, and thinks mayonnaise should be made a crime against humanity.

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Geoff Holder has been a full-time author since January 2008. A former television/video producer and scriptwriter, his credits include Mysterious Scotland (STV/Grampian, 2004) and many award-winning shorts. His previous books in the series include Loch Ness, Perthshire, Arran and Iona, and he gives talks on various Fortean topics throughout the year.

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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A very good and interesting read 4 July 2012
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This book has many places of interest and has oodles of historical information. I have lived in Aberdeen all my life and never knew about half of these events. This book is historically based and very well written, lively, funny and certainly not boring. I would recommend this book to anyone, the author has a good sense of humour and it shines through.
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Amazon.com: 4.0 out of 5 stars  2 reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars A very readable account of the folklore of the city of Aberdeen 9 April 2014
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This book tells stories of folklore and myths that have risen in the city, querying some and debunking others. It is entertaining and helps to explain some of the stories that have arisen.
4.0 out of 5 stars First view of Guide to... 14 Feb 2012
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First impressions...Book is slim-ish... 180 actual pages, nice bibliography list, all photos in black and white. Wordy. An immediately useful 'top ten' list, and a breakdown of weird. Ahhh. Must get stuck in, and get back to all with the in depth.
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