Kathleen Angelone’s Story Archive

Hauntings of the Underground Railroad: Ghosts of the Midwest by Jane Simon Ammeson

Hauntings of the Underground Railroad: Ghosts of the Midwest by Jane Simon Ammeson combines history and ghost lore into a fascinating book. Ammeson states in the foreword that although she is not a historian, she was raised in a family of history buffs. It shows. She researched extensively. She visited … Read More

Love and Greed in the Heartland: The Richmond Hill Murders by Robert L. Snow and Russ McQuaid

Love and Greed in the Heartland: the Richmond Hill Murders by Robert L. Snow and Russ McQuaid tells the whole sordid story of the Richmond Hill Murders.  The brightly colored “before” explosion and “after” explosion pictures on the book cover set the stage for the reader’s understanding of the gravity … Read More

Eliza And Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

Francesca Zappia’s new book, Eliza And Her Monsters, centers on high schooler Eliza Mirk’s public (Eliza) and private (Lady Constellation) personas. And are they ever different! Eliza is the perfect embodiment of that painfully shy, strange and darkly clothed person all teens know. As Lady Constellation, she’s the anonymous creator … Read More

Spooky Indiana: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore

Spooky Indiana: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore as retold by S.E. Schlosser is a marvelous edition to the ever growing collection of stories about Hoosier hauntings and unexplained phenomenon. As the experienced author of several of the “Spooky” story collections published by Globe Pequot, Schlosser brings … Read More

A Cabinet Of Curiosities From The Civil War In Indiana, Edited by Nancy Niblack Baxter

Bet you thought you knew all about Indiana’s involvement in the Civil War. A Cabinet Of Curiosities From The Civil War In Indiana: Important, Moving, and Sometimes Odd Stories of the Human Side of the War edited by Nancy Niblack Baxter is sure to introduce you to some new aspects … Read More