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Book Review: The Handy Math Answer Book – Authors Patricia Barnes-Svarney | Thomas E Svarney

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The Handy Math Answer Book  (PAPERBACK) Series: The Handy Answer Book Series Written by  Patricia Barnes-Svarney, Thomas E Svarney Published by Visible Ink Press Format: Black /White – 528 pages Price: $21.95 Another great book of interest from the publishers at “Visible Ink” Press. “The Handy Math Answer Book” is one of several subject related books dedicated to providing quick answers to common questions. What I like most about these is that they stand out … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sci-Fi Movie Guide – Author Chris Barsanti

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The Sci-Fi Movie Guide: The Universe of Film from Alien to Zardoz  (PAPERBACK) Written by Chris Barsanti Published by Visible Ink Press Format: Black /White – 500 pages Price: $19.95 The good folks at “Visible Ink Press” have put in extra crunch time to bring ya a volume chock full of science fiction films for fans of interest. The new book is titled: “The Sci-Fi Movie Guide: The Universe of Film from Alien to Zardoz” … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Zombie Book: Encyclopedia of the Living Dead – Authors Nick Redfern | Brad Steiger

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The Zombie Book: The Encyclopedia of the Living Dead  (PAPERBACK) Written by Nick Redfern, Brad Steiger Published by Visible Ink Press Format: Black /White – 450 pages Price: $19.95 Hopefully by now you have yourself a fine collection of “Visible Ink” reference books on hand. If not, it’s probably a good time to start collecting as this publishing company has produced some of the best reference books out there. It was no surprise to me … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Handy Science Answer Book – Author The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

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I say this with complete honesty, “The Handy Science Answer Book” may be just one of the most interesting all around reads for any occasion. Whether you are a student, a professor, a trivia wiz or just a curious reader looking for quick information about subjects that might escape you, this book is really a treat in surprise. Packed full of tidbits of information, the science book tackles short snippets of information about “everything science” … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Government UFO Files: The Conspiracy of Cover-Up – Author Kevin D Randle

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Those 3 words that seem to re-surface time and time again should be plenty well familiar to us by now. It seems that as long as we are forced to stay in the dark on UFO reports and strange sightings that suggest otherwise, it is the voice of authors and publishers that continue to present the evidence and stories usually kept under wrap. Visible Ink has long been one of those provides in the publishing … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Horror Show Guide – Author Mike Mayo

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Fresh of the printing press arrives another fat-filled release by the publishers at Visible Ink. With the publisher’s interest in metaphysics-topic book releases, it was sooner or later that they embraced the horror culture with a volume they could call their own. Championing this release is author Mike Mayo who “has to be” exhausted with movie-watching by now with all the films coverage in this book. “The Horror Show Guide” is just what the doctor … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Superhero Book – Author Gina Misiroglu

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The Superhero Book: The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Comic-Book Icons and Hollywood Heroes – Author Gina Misiroglu The fascination with heroes and villains is stronger than ever with the birth of proper cinema-realized super heroes. Super heroes are nothing new as they have been with us since childhood. They were in fact a major part of my upbringing and learning about how good and evil clash, conquer (and prevail). The publishers at Visible Ink present a … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Handy Physics Answer Book – Author Paul W. Zitzewitz

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You don’t have to be a Physics major to appreciate a book like this. The book is called “The Handy Physics Answers Book“, published by Visible Ink and authored by Paul W. Zitzewitz. In the style of Visible ink’s other “Answers” books, “The Handy Physics Answers Book” provides an extremely easy-to-read “question to answer” format that any age could benefit from. The book delves into “those” age old questions you might have been wondering about … Continue reading

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Book Review: Real Ghosts, Restless Spirits and Haunted Places – Author Brad Steiger

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REAL GHOSTS, RESTLESS SPIRITS AND HAUNTED PLACES (PAPERBACK) 2nd Edition Written by Brad Steiger Published by Visible Ink Press Format: Black /White – 678 pages Price: $24.95 “Real Ghosts, Restless Spirits and Haunted Places” now arrives on its 2nd edition. So if you thought the first was rather large, then this mammoth 678 page book will surely trigger additional space to be made upon your cozy supernatural shelf. Author Brad Steiger has created some of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Unexplained! Strange Sightings – Author Jerome Clark

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UNEXPLAINED! STRANGE SIGHTINGS, INCREDIBLE OCCURRENCES, AND PUZZLING PHYSICAL PHENOMENA (PAPERBACK) 3rd Edition Written by Jerome clark Published by Visible Ink Press Format: Black /White – 600 pages Price: $22.95 We live in the age of curiosity. As evidenced by the numerous books dedicated to the subjects as standalones, we are a society who are fascinated by our legends but require proof and existence in this day and age where information is the gold mind to … Continue reading

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Book Review: Conspiracies and Secret Societies – Author Brad Steiger

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CONSPIRACIES AND SECRET SOCIETIES (PAPERBACK) 2nd Edition Written by Brad Steiger, Sherry Steiger Published by Visible Ink Press Format: Black /White – 556 pages Price: $24.95 I love to come across books with great value. When I say that, I’m referring to nicely sized volumes containing oodles of research, chapters and sections that are easy to read and a wealth of knowledge passed down by the authors motivation and sheer zest for collecting information. Brad … Continue reading

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Book Review: Real Aliens, Space Beings – Authors Brad and Sherry Steiger

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REAL ALIENS, SPACE BEINGS, AND CREATURES FROM OTHER WORLDS(PAPERBACK) Written by Brad and Sherry Steiger Published by Visible Ink Press Publication Date: 2011 Format: Black /White – 350 pages Price: $19.95 You’ve read the stories, seen the tv shows and heard the rumors, though it never seems to be enough. Are aliens invading, have they already or is our historical understanding all an elaborate cover up that the powers don’t want us knowing? Yunno, I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Real Vampires, Night Stalkers – Author Brad Steiger

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REAL VAMPIRES, NIGHT STALKERS AND CREATURES FROM THE DARKSIDE (PAPERBACK) Written by Brad Steiger Published by Visible Ink Press Publication Date: 2009 Format: Black /White – 320 pages Price: $24.95 While there are several books about vampires on the market, its always good to come across one that doesn’t just focus on the cinema version vampires. Brad Steiger’s latest book is called “Real Vampires, Night Stalkers, and creatures from the Dark side”. Looking at the … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Handy Philosophy Answer Book – Author Naomi Zack PhD

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THE HANDY PHILOSOPHY ANSWER BOOK (THE HANDY ANSWER BOOK SERIES) (PAPERBACK) Written by Naomi Zack PhD Published by Visible Ink Press Publication Date: 2010 Format: Black /White – 450 pages Price: $21.95 A book of philosophy the how, when and where’s. Philosophy has crossed over into every culture and every time period with full force that originates back to the days when thinking men were held in high regard as citizens. Socrates, Plato and many … Continue reading

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Book Review: Real Zombies – Author Brad Steiger

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REAL ZOMBIES, THE LIVING DEAD, AND CREATURES OF THE APOCALYPSE (PAPERBACK) Written by Brad Steiger Published by Visible Ink Press Publication Date: 2010 Format: Black /White – 300 pages Price: $19.95 Brad Stieger is a historian and enthusiast. His books have ranged the gamut of all things dark, disturbing and of legend. In his latest release “Real Zombies” he provides a comprehensive overview of exactly that. Done in his easy to read, informed, educated and … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Witch Book – Author Raymond Buckland

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THE WITCH BOOK (PAPERBACK) Author Raymond Buckland Published by Visible Ink Press Publication Date: 2001 Format: Black /White – 624 pages Price: $24.95 Author Raymond Buckland is one to be respected. He has spent the better part of his life researching and engaging into he studies of witchcraft. With over 30 titles to his name, I couldn’t think of anyone better to author an encyclopedia of this stuff. The book offers what it its title … Continue reading

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Book Review: Real Monsters, Gruesome Critters – Author Brad Steiger

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Steiger’s passion for his subject matter is evident throughout the book, which makes for a pleasurable tour through the shadow-filled underworld that so many of his beloved creatures inhabit. Continue reading

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Book Review: Armageddon Now: The End of the World A to Z – Author Jim Willis

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ARMAGEDDON NOW: THE END OF THE WORLD A TO Z (PAPERBACK) Written by Jim Willis, Barbara Willis Published by Visible Ink Press Publication Date: 2006 Format: Black /White – 464 pages Price: $24.95 “Armageddon Now: The End of the World A to Z” is a 464 page book set up encyclopedia style with the focus of Armageddon as the overview subject matter. It documents and details everything and anything that have significance to the Armageddon … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Vampire Book: The Encyclopedia of the Undead – Author J. Gordon Melton

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“Wow” and “impressive” were the first 2 words that came out of my mouth when the huge oversized “The Vampire Book” arrived. This edition which was compiled and written by author J. Gordon Melton, PHD is now in its 3rd edition and is quite a collection to behold for any vampire fan. It actually is quite overwhelming but it geared towards readers focusing on selective subjects through out to get the authors full overview on … Continue reading

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