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  • Ghosts from Our Past
  • Erin Gilbert
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  • 15 March 2018
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review Ghosts from Our Past read & download Ö PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB á Erin Gilbert Erin Gilbert á 6 read S”;· Updates including “The Ghostbusters’ Arsenal” by Jillian Holtzmann and “Haunted History” by Patty Tolan;· A new Ghostbusting Resources appendix featuring the “Paranormal uickstart Guide” “Is It a Ghost A Handy uiz” “A Supernatural Stakeout Journal” “The Devil’s Dictionary Paraterminology You Need to Know”; and With this helpful and hilarious official Ghostbusters guide in hand you’ll be prepared for almost any spirit spook or spectre that comes your way As for the rest you know who to call From the Trade Paperback editio I really liked this book at first but as it progressed I became bored First off I should say I wasn t expecting much from this book at all I knew it was a tie in with the movie so I figured I d read it because I loved the movie and was curious to see what the author would do with thisWell I was disappointed in the end because I feel like this book was trying to be taken as a partially serious book when it shouldn t have I started out well I liked the little banter that happened between Abby and Erin It was funny and light hearted and enough to remind you not to take this book to seriously As it went on though there was none of the fun banter and only one segment for Patty and one segment for Jillian And by segment I mean one page Thrown in as an add on piece because this was a revised edition So the book took a serious turn that I did not expect or want I had read on the author s goodreads page that he wrote this book with kids in mind If that s the case I feel like kids will become bored and uit halfway through They may be expecting a really funny book because they found the movie funny and then get bored with this book being too seriousI wouldn t recommend this book and I certainly hope the author does not write the seuel as is implied at the end of this book Claiming Her uickstart Guide” “Is It a Ghost A Handy Dragon ActuallyA Tale of Two Dragons uiz” “A Supernatural Stakeout Journal” “The Devil’s Dictionary Paraterminology You Need to Know”; and With this helpful and hilarious official Ghostbusters guide in hand you’ll be prepared for almost any spirit spook or spectre that comes your way As for the rest you know who to call From the Trade Paperback editio I really liked this book at first but as it progressed I became bored First off I should say I wasn t expecting much from this book at all I knew it was a tie in with the movie so I figured I d read it because I loved the movie and was curious to see what the author would do with thisWell I was disappointed in the end because I feel like this book was trying to be taken as a partially serious book when it shouldn t have I started out well I liked the little banter that happened between Abby and Erin It was funny and light hearted and enough to remind you not to take this book to seriously As it went on though there was none of the fun banter and only one segment for Patty and one segment for Jillian And by segment I mean one page Thrown in as an add on piece because this was a revised edition So the book took a serious turn that I did not expect or want I had read on the author s goodreads page that he wrote this book with kids in mind If that s the case I feel like kids will become bored and Darkness Before Dawn uit halfway through They may be expecting a really funny book because they found the movie funny and then get bored with this book being too seriousI wouldn t recommend this book and I certainly hope the author does not write the seuel as is implied at the end of this book

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review Ghosts from Our Past read & download Ö PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB á Erin Gilbert Erin Gilbert á 6 read Liever or a skeptic you’ll find the information you’re seeking right here in this extraordinary book including· The childhood experiences that inspired Erin and Abby’s lifelong passion for the scientific study of the paranormal;· The history of ghosts and other supernatural entities the science that explains their existence and profiles of the groundbreaking paranormal researchers who have investigated them;· An illustrated guide to Class I through Class VII ghosts;· Helpful sidebars like “A Ghost by Any Other Name” and “Ectoplasm Cleanup Tip The in universe book written by Ghostbusters before they were Ghostbusting Ghosts from Our Past tries for levity and fails at its one purpose adding anything of value to the Ghostbusters universe The premise is this Erin Gilbert and Abby L Yates wrote a mountain of a book on ghost hunting while undergrads and are now republishing it in light of their recent paranormal success They ve reordered the book into 3 parts History Research and Methods other than that the text is intact I really didn t like this The conceit is complicated and convoluted and doesn t hold up under any scrutiny The tone is try hard casual college kid and carries none of the scientific weight that the universe would suggest And the humor Is a disaster It s flat and forced and awkward If they would have scrubbed the entire thing let it be a completely rewritten volume by all of the Ghostbusters I could see this thing being an interesting character study Instead it s a naval gazing autobiography that summarizes sources and reads like a bad term paper See the movie avoid the tie in novel Enlightenment Now The Case for Reason Science Humanism and Progress universe book written by Ghostbusters before they were Ghostbusting Ghosts from Our Past tries for levity and fails at its one purpose adding anything of value to the Ghostbusters Lost Souls universe The premise is this Erin Gilbert and Abby L Yates wrote a mountain of a book on ghost hunting while Swamp Foetus undergrads and are now republishing it in light of their recent paranormal success They ve reordered the book into 3 parts History Research and Methods other than that the text is intact I really didn t like this The conceit is complicated and convoluted and doesn t hold Shadows up The House on Tradd Street under any scrutiny The tone is try hard casual college kid and carries none of the scientific weight that the The Horizon The Royal Marines Saga universe would suggest And the humor Is a disaster It s flat and forced and awkward If they would have scrubbed the entire thing let it be a completely rewritten volume by all of the Ghostbusters I could see this thing being an interesting character study Instead it s a naval gazing autobiography that summarizes sources and reads like a bad term paper See the movie avoid the tie in novel

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review Ghosts from Our Past read & download Ö PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB á Erin Gilbert Erin Gilbert á 6 read As seen in the Sony Pictures 2016 film  Ghostbusters the ultimate guide to identifying understanding and engaging with any paranormal activity that plagues youYears before they made headlines with the Ghostbusters Erin Gilbert and Abby L Yates published the groundbreaking study of the paranormal  Ghosts from Our Past Once lost to history this criminally underappreciated book is now back in print revised and somewhat updated for the new centuryAccording to Gilbert and Yates “extraordinary claims reuire extraordinary evidence” and whether you’re a be I haven t seen thew new Ghostbusters movie yet because I don t leave the house but I think the authors of the book are probably played to a T Just because I watch so many Melissa McCarthy movies and I know how funny she is would sum up one of the two authors of this book These women have a great sense of humor and they are so smart But I have to say some of my favorite parts of the book was in the beginning when they were younger and it led up to how they met They are two peas in a pod all about ghosts and science and they are hilarious I can t say that enough When Abby was telling one part of her story when she was younger it was just great Her parents were going to move and she was begging them to stay behind to finish out her school year with her freinds She would live with her aunt and uncle but that s not what happened They reminded me that I didn t have any friends at my old school So I lost that fight and packed my boxes My uncle gave me some tips on adjusting to a new environment Specifically to avoid being bullied by other girls I should walk up to the baddest looking girl on the first day and casually slip a shank into her side Perhaps it s a good thing I didn t stay behind with themI want to know the hell is this I have been watching Ghost Hunting shows for years so I recognized every instrument they were talking about using in cases But there is another part that was rather funny Lets see if you can guess what it is Paratechnology Tool Kit The Basics Audio Recorder Batteries Camera Carbon Monoxide Detector Compass EMF Meter First Aid Kit Flashlight Ghost Trap Infrasound Monitoring Euiptment Ion Detector Motion Detector Night vision Goggles I really want some of these Notebook PKE Meter Proton Pack Toilet Paper Walkie Talkies WatchThe book actually has information on all of these things but the one that I found funny was the toilet paper Not Technically paratechnology but it s better to be safe than sorry And while we re at it don t forget to pack an extra pair of underwearThere are actually several lists of different things in the book There are pictures and diagrams throughout the whole book I found the story about the Fox Sisters very interesting These sisters starting talking talk a spirit that was haunting their house in 1848 His nickname was Mr Splintfoot and they would talk to him by asking uestions and he would tap out a reply No one could ever explain where the sound was coming from So you have all kinds of neat stuff like that in the book I rather enjoyed myself in this little walk through the paranormal world that I love so much Just keep out those euations I would like to thank Blogging for Books for a print copy of this book in exchange for my honest review MY BLOG Melissa Martin s Reading List