By Linda S. Godfrey
From pre-Columbian legends to modern day eyewitness debts, this entire consultant covers the heritage, sightings and lore surrounding the main mysterious monsters in America—including Bigfoot, the Jersey satan, and more.
Bigfoot, the chupacabra, and thunderbirds aren’t simply figments of our overactive imaginations—according to hundreds of thousands of eyewitnesses, they exist, in each nook of the us. all through America’s historical past, surprised onlookers have noticeable incredible creatures of each stripe—from sea serpents to apelike beings, vast bats to monkeymen—in each region.
Author, investigator, and creature professional Linda S. Godfrey brings an identical fearless reporting she lent to Real Wolfmen to this crucial advisor, utilizing old checklist, present-day information reviews, and eyewitness interviews to check this hidden menagerie of America’s homegrown beasts.
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Nah,” Romero said. “At least not as a potential cadet. ” They were the last group to arrive at the mess hall, which looked a lot like the cafeteria at Colt’s school. For the most part, everyone sat at long tables with the rest of their team members. The instructors sat together in the back of the room. “Don’t get used to this,” Romero said, stuffing half a cheeseburger into his mouth. ” Romero didn’t wait to swallow before he answered. “They don’t normally serve this kind of food. I mean, I don’t remember the last time we had banana pudding or chocolate milk.
I got you something,” Danielle said and reached beneath her seat to grab a small package. Colt hesitated, but then he opened the paper until he could see some kind of book bound in a suede cover. There was no title, and as he thumbed through it, he couldn’t find any words. ” “It’s a journal,” Danielle said as she pulled up to a stop sign. “If you aren’t going to talk about what’s going on inside that head of yours with anybody, then you need to find another outlet. . I don’t know. What I want is a distraction so I don’t have to think about it all the time.
He stood there dumbfounded as Sergeant Scott spoke to his grandpa. Colt knew they were talking, but he didn’t hear a word of the conversation. Breathing was supposed to be automatic, but Colt had to force himself to inhale and then exhale. It felt like someone had just hit him in the chest with a sledgehammer. Sergeant Scott placed his hand on Colt’s shoulder. “Your grandfather is going to try and catch an early flight tomorrow morning. Is there someplace I can take you until he gets here? A friend’s house?
American Monsters: A History of Monster Lore, Legends, and Sightings in America by Linda S. Godfrey