Weird New England: Your Guide to New England's Local Legends and Best Kept Secrets

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Sterling Publishing Company, Incorporated, 2010 - 285 pages
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It may seem like clambakes, the Red Sox, and the Patriots define New England, but boy did the Pilgrims land in one very strange spot! These six states are filled with odd curiosities and bizarre legends, such as the elusive Vermont hum, the hibernating hill folk, hillside whale tales, and the Holy Land (yes, you read that right). Tongue-in-cheek and filled with dry wit, this is a journey you'll not soon forget.

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Review: Weird New England (Weird Travel Guides)

User Review  - Lydia - Goodreads

Random pick from the library shelf...anything about New England :-) This book is written more along the lines of a bathroom reader or browsing book.....but I got caught up in it and read every word. I ... Read full review

Review: Weird New England (Weird Travel Guides)

User Review  - Donald - Goodreads

I've read through this before which is a good indication of a book's worth—having a reader pick it up to read again. Living in the area, I really should get out to view some of this stuff on my own. The second pass is certainly the motivation I need! Read full review

About the author (2010)

Called the "Bard of the Bizarre" by the Boston Globe, Joseph A. Citro is a popular lecturer and public-radio personality.

Mark Moran is an antiques dealer and author, and contributing editor for Antique Trader Weekly. Heas written many antiques and collectibles references including Warmanas McCoy Pottery, Warmanas Cookie Jars and Warmanas Fiesta.

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