Paranormal Showdown 2020

PARANORMAL REWIND KICK-OFF INVESTIGATION: Do you think the USS Salem is New England’s most haunted? In the spirit of “Paranormal Challenge,” author Sam Baltrusis and Keith Bailey will unleash an epic investigation on board the USS Salem in Quincy, Massachusetts from 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m on Saturday, June 13, 2020. We will break the…

Upcoming Events

Sam Baltrusis, author of “Ghosts of Salem,” is speaking at a venue near you.

Plymouth ParaCon 2020

On September 25-27, 2020 join “Ghost Writers” author and MASS ParaCon producer Sam Baltrusis for a three-day paranormal experience at the allegedly haunted John Carver Inn located in “America’s Hometown,” Plymouth, Massachusetts.

Mass Murders

Author Sam Baltrusis will unleash his latest book for Globe Pequot coming out May 1, 2020 called Mass Murders: Bloodstained Crimes Scenes Haunting the Bay State. Does a murder psychically imprint itself on a blood-stained crime scene? Pre-order the book online at Amazon here, IndieBound here and Books-A-Million here. Sam Baltrusis, author of Wicked Salem: Exploring…

Ghost Writers

Author Sam Baltrusis unleashed his latest book for Globe Pequot in October 2019 called Ghost Writers: The Hallowed Haunts of Unforgettable Literary Icons.  Writers have a reputation of being tortured souls languishing among the living. Does the unrest linger in the afterlife? Order the book directly from the publisher, Globe Pequot, here. The book is…

WCVB-TV’s “Chronicle” features Sam Baltrusis

Some say it’s one of America’s most haunted spots. From apparitions in cemeteries to ghostly mischief in the Witch House, almost every spot seems to have a ghost story. Check out “The Witch City: Salem’s dark, haunted history” on WCVB’s “Chronicle” here: Sam Baltrusis, author of “Ghosts of Salem: Haunts of the Witch City,” weighs…

TV Appearances

Sam Baltrusis is featured on several national TV shows including the Travel Channel’s “A Haunting,” “Most Terrifying Places,” “Haunted Towns,” “Paranormal Night Shift” & “Forbidden History”

Boston Globe featured author Sam Baltrusis

Author Sam Baltrusis has been featured in several newspapers and local news programs. Here are a few highlights: SYFY WIRE (10.17.18):  Haunted New England Tour: 19 Wickedly Scary Spots To Explore Ahead of Halloween. Boston Globe (10.12.18): Bringing history to life the ghostly way Download the .pdf of the Boston Globe article here: Putting history to the…

Author Sam Baltrusis unleashes “Wicked Salem”

Order Wicked Salem: Exploring Lingering Lore & Legends by Sam Baltrusis directly from the publisher, Globe Pequot, here or on the following sites including IndieBound here, Books-A-Million here,  B&N here, or Amazon here. It’s no surprise that the historic Massachusetts seaport’s history is checkered with violence and heinous crimes. Originally called Naumkeag, Salem means “peace.” However, as…