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Tyler's Cryptozoo Best Bigfoot Books

Recently, Loren Coleman posted what he thought were the 50 best Bigfoot Books of all time on his blog CryptoZooNews.




My buddy Doug Waller from SOSBI posted what were his favorite Bigfoot books on the SOSBI facebook page the other day because many of them were not on Loren's list.

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So, I have decided to also make a list of some of my favorite Bigfoot books. And please remember, this is just my personal opinion out of what books I have read about Bigfoot. I don't want to start any arguments.

Now, here's my list, in no particular order.

Bigfoot: Exploring the Myth and Discovering the Truth. By Tom Burnette and Rob Riggs. Woodbury, MN, Llewellyn Publications, 2014

Standing in the Shadows: Bigfoot Stories from Southeastern Ohio. By Doug Waller. Baltimore, MD, Otter Bay Books, 2013

The Locals: A Contemporary of the Bigfoot/Sasquatch PhenomenonBy Thom Powell. Hancock House, 2003

Raincoast Sasquatch. By J. Robert Alley. Surrey, BC, Hancock House, 2003

On the Track of Bigfoot. By Marian T. Place. Cornwall, NY, The Cornwall Press, 1974

Bigfoot Casebook Updated. By Janet & Colin Bord. Pine Woods Press, 2006

Legend of the Grassman: The Bigfoot of Salt Fork State Park. By Joedy Cook. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2011

Beginner's Guide to Bigfoot Research. By Joedy Cook. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2011

Bigfoot Encounters in Ohio: Quest for the Grassman. By Christopher L. Murphy in association with Joedy Cook & George Clappison. Surrey, BC, Hancock House, 2006

The Field Guide To Bigfoot and Other Mystery Primates. By Loren Coleman and Patrick Huyghe. San Antonio, TX, Anomalist Books, 2006(Originally called The Field Guide to Bigfoot, Yeti, and Other Mystery Primates Worldwide, New York, NY, Avon Books, 1999)

Sasquatch: Legend Meets Science.  By Jeff Meldrum. New York, NY, Forge, 2006

Bigfoot in Linn County Oregon. By Ray Crowe. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014

The Beast of Boggy Creek: The True Story of the Fouke Monster. By Lyle Blackburn. San Antonio, TX, Anomalist Books, 2012

True Giants: Is Gigantopithecus Still Alive? By Mark A. Hall and Loren Coleman. San Antonio, TX, Anomalist Books, 2010

Sasquatch: North America's Enduring Mystery. By Rupert Matthews. London, Arcturus Publishing Limited, 2008, 2014

Sasquatch: Bigfoot: The Continuing Mystery. By Thomas N. Steenburg. Surrey, BC, Hancock House, 1990

Those are just a few of the Bigfoot Books I have that I have read that I thought should be on this list. Here are some others that I have heard are really good but do not have or have not read yet:

Bigfoot! The True Story of Apes in America. By Loren Coleman

The Best of Sasquatch Bigfoot. By John Green

The Hoopa Project. By David Paulides

Tribal Bigfoot. By David Paulides

The Yowie. By Tony Healy and Paul Cropper

Praise for the Hairy Man. By Andrew Colvin

Encounters: True Stories of the North American Bigfoot. By Dina M. Palazini

When Roger Met Patty.  By William Munns

What Would Sasquatch Do? By Steve Kulls


So, There you go. This is the list of some of my favorite Bigfoot books, and it will be updated over time. I know that some of the authors on the list (including Loren Coleman, Doug Waller, Joedy Cook, Lyle Blackburn, Thom Powell, and Jeff Meldrum) are working on more books about Bigfoot. Those books will probably be added someday, and maybe one of mine will, too!

If you know of any other good Bigfoot books not listed here be sure to let me know in the comments!






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