By Susan Skorupa, Reno Gazette-Journal
There’s nothing like a good ghost story to liven up the night.
Maybe because of its gaslight, ghost-town past or because of its Halloween statehood day — coming up in about three weeks on Oct. 31 — Nevada has supplied plenty of tales of lost mines, haunted history and ghost sightings.
Whether you believe in the paranormal or consider phantoms and the supernatural to be nothing more than fantasy, there’s some history and entertaining story-telling within the covers of these haunting Nevada-related books.
Reno author and ghost hunter Janice Oberding has made a career out of writing books about ghostly affairs.