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2018's Cryptozoology Books

For the past few years I have kept ongoing lists of cryptozoology books released in each respective year. This is my list of 2018 books. The list will be updated throughout the year as new books are announced and/or released.

2018's Cryptozoology Books

Mystery Creatures of China:
The Complete Cryptozoological Guide
By David C. Xu

ShukerNature: The Book
Antlered Elephants, Locust Dragons, and Other Cryptic Blog Beasts
By Karl Shuker
(Out sometime this year)

Shadow Cats:
The Black Panthers of North America
By Michael Mayes

The Big Muddy Monster:
Legends, Sightings, & Other Strange Encounters
By Chad Lewis, Noah Voss, and Kevin Nelson

UPDATE: 1/6/18
The Spottsville Monster:
A True Story
By Barton M. Nennelly

UPDATE: 1/9/18
Cryptozoological Encounters of Australia
By Jack Tessier
(Out sometime this year)

UPDATE: 1/12/18
Curious Creatures in Zoology:
Illustrated Legends and Myths from Around the World
By John Ashton
(Coming June 13)

UPDATE: 1/18/18
Cryptid U.S.
Tales of Bigfoot, Lake Monsters, and More from Across America
By Tyler Houck
(eBook Edition)

UPDATE: 1/27/18
 West Coast Wild Men
By Timothy Renner

UPDATE: 1/29/18
Abair Road:
The True Story
By Brian and Sue Gosselin

Beasts of the Bush:
Early Original Newspaper Accounts of Yowies,
Bunyips and Other Mysterious Australian Creatures
By Patrick J. Gallagher

The Definitive Guide to the Unexplained
By Ryan Buell & Stefan Petrucha
(Out Sept. 15)

Monstrous Creatures:
Monsters and Creatures: True Tales
By Steph Young

The Slenderman Mysteries:
An Internet Urban Legend Come to Life
By Nick Redfern

UPDATE: 2/4/18
Next of Kin Next Door:
How to Find Sasquatch a Stone's Throw Away
By Christopher Noel

UPDATE: 3/2/18
When Monsters Come Ashore:
Stories of the Loch Ness Monster on Land
By Roland Watson

UPDATE: 3/26/18
The Secret History of the Jersey Devil:
How Quakers, Hucksters, and Benjamin Franklin 
Created a Monster
By Brian Regal and Frank J. Esposito

The Compendium of Magical Beasts:
An Anatomical Study of Cryptozoology's Most Elusive Beings
By Veronica Wigberht-Blackwater
(Coming in October)

UPDATE: 3/28/18
Buckeye Beasts:
Historical Accounts of "Gorillas," "Wild Men," and Other Hairy Monsters in Ohio
By Tyler Houck

UPDATE: 4/25/18
The Black Diary:
M.I.B., Women in Black,
Black-Eyed Children and Dangerous Books
By Nick Redfern
(Coming June 5)

UPDATE: 5/1/18
Weird Winged Wonders:
The Twilight World of Cryptid Creatures
By Timothy Green Beckley

Panther Tales and Woodland Encounters
By Judith Hensley

UPDATE: 7/2/18
Wood Knocks Vol. 3:
Journal of Sasquatch Research
By David Weatherly

An Abominable History
By Graham Hoyland



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