Received in the mail today - Janet Bord's book Fairies: Real Encounters with Little People. Below is the book description:
"An impossibly tiny shoe found in Ireland... Fairy dust discovered on Mount Shasta, California... The wonderous sighting of a winged woman inside a rose...
"They have frightened adults, enchanted children, and wreaked so much havoc that homes have been abandoned. Now dramatic proof reveals the real-life existence of fairies, dwarves, gnomes, pixies, brownies, and elves. This fascinating investigation presents tangible evidence that 'Little People' exist and lifts the veil of mystery around these legendary creatures.
"Author Janet Bord has examined ancient records as well as modern accounts of these strange, seemingly magical beings. Carefully sifting hoaxes and cables from documented sightings, she presents the lazing facts she has uncovered, including:
"Startling information on the UFO connection
"Dramatic testimony about the healing power of fairies
"Detailed descriptions of eyewitness sightings
"Fairy sites you can visit in the British Isles
"The stunning truth behind the existence of fairies in the modern world."