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Haunted Theatres of Southwest Florida

Added January 4th, 2010

What better place to research haunted theaters than along the Cultural Coast of Florida? With more theaters per capita than New York City, this area also should have more than its share of supernatural tales. It does! You will find them within these pages.

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Ghost Stories of Venice Old & New

Added September 15th, 2008

This is the fifth in her series of Florida Ghost Stories and her second look at the ghosts of the Venice area.

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Ghost Stories of Tampa Bay

Added October 25th, 2007

Ghost Stories of Tampa Bay, by Kim Cool, is the fourth in a series of books about paranormal occurrences in Southwest Florida.

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Cool Road Trips In Central Florida

Added July 1st, 2007

Long-time travel writer and award-winning journalist Kim Cool did the road work, clocking thousands of miles on Central Florida’s highways and byways.

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Venice History Illustrated

Added August 1st, 2006

The history of Venice, Florida, is told through the words of award-winning Venice writer Kim Cool and the charming full-color illustrations of the late Ilse Kern to preserve the essence of one of the most historic cities on the Gulf Coast of Florida, a planned community that has withstood the trials and tribulations of time and tide while fulfilling the vision of its founders, planners and earliest settlers.

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Cool Road Trips in SW Florida

Added July 1st, 2005

SW Florida offers something for ever road tripper. Cool Road Trips in SW Florida does the same, offering road trip guidance to gardens and gators as well as suggestions for making the most of the big theme parks.

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Ghost Stories of Clearwater & St. Petersburg

Added December 1st, 2004

When explorers searched for the elusive Fountain of Youth along Florida’s Gulf Coast, did they find something else altogether in the area of Clearwater & St. Petersburg?

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Circus Days in Sarasota & Venice

Added April 1st, 2004

For 65 years, The Greatest Show on Earth wintered in Sarasota and Venice, Florida, leaving those two cities forever different.

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Ghost Stories of Sarasota

Added June 6th, 2003

Ghost Stories of Sarasota combines history and legends with haunting experiences related to the author about people and places in Sarasota, including John and Mable Ringling of circus fame, all the major theaters in the city and other public and private places.

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Ghost Stories of Venice

Added July 1st, 2002

Since the first Calusa Indians inhabited the coastal areas of Southwest Florida more than 1,300 years ago, there have been stories of spirits and unexplained occurrences.

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