“The World's Most Haunted Hospital is an excellently written book—one that is complete with fascinating historical details, personal and anecdotal stories, and supporting photographic evidence. Once again Richard Estep shows how and why he is such an intrepid, committed and successful paranormal explorer and why his particular take on the subject is so utterly captivating.”—Spirituality Today
If hospital walls could talk, what tales would they tell?The ghostly apparitions at an old Utah hospital, now a nursing home, whose appearances are said to predict a patient’s death.A former Kentucky sanatorium that is haunted by the ghosts of the thousands who died there…and some of the nurses who cared for them.The terrifying screams and violent phenomena that keep visitors away from an abandoned airbase hospital in the Philippines.The ghostly nurse in grey who haunts the corridors of a London hospital and has frightened generations of doctors and nurses encountering her restless spirit.
Hospitals are the nexus point between life and death, the place into which people enter this world, but also exit it. In The World’s Most Haunted Hospitals, paramedic and paranormal investigator Richard Estep recounts some of the most fascinating—and often chilling—stories of hospital hauntings from across the globe, including:
Join Richard on this fascinating journey around the world, stopping off at a wide spectrum of haunted hospitals and asylums, old and new, and shiver at the personal encounters of doctors, nurses, patients, and others with the strange and inexplicable.
Richard Estep is a paramedic and volunteer firefighter by day, and a paranormal investigator by night. He has spent the past two decades investigating claims of ghosts and hauntings on both sides of the Atlantic. Estep cofounded the Boulder County Paranormal Research Society (BCPRS) and has published two other books on the paranormal, including In Search of the Paranormal. He is a prolific speaker at British and American genre conventions and has appeared in paranormal video segments for About.com and the documentary film The Ghosts of Elitch Theatre. Estep is donating 10 percent of his royalties from this book to the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, an organization that raises money to combat childhood cancer. He lives in Boulder, Colorado.