Book Signings

We will be discussing and signing copies of our book Long Island Oddities at the following dates and locations:

10/23/13 7PM Carle Place, Barnes and Noble

10/24/13 7PM Bay Shore, Barnes and Noble

10/30/13 7PM Lake Grove, Barnes and Noble

Scary Long Island 
Scary Long Island will take you on a journey to some of Long Island’s most haunted places. Packed full of information this DVD brings the legends to life through eyewitness testimony and video. This documentary covers well known haunts as well as hidden gems, perhaps even in your own back yard.

Forgotten Wards: The Kings Park Story 
A hallway covered in fallen paint chips, deserted rooms where patients' voices once filled the air. A power plant full of machinery sits idle as if sleeping. These are the sights of Kings Park State Hospital. Take a tour through its early history, the dreams and hopes of the state, travel through the grounds, and see the dusty halls, quiet auditoriums, and mysterious remnants of days long past. Hear the tales told by a patient admitted to Kings Park not long before the doors closed forever. Take a 120 minute trip through Forgotten Wards: The Kings Park Story and experience the entire grounds and what it was like to call Kings Park Psych Center your home. Featuring historic pictures, abandonment video, patient interview, and narration.
Kings Park


Forgotten Wards: The Central Islip Legacy

The Central Islip Psychiatric Center had shut its doors forever in 1996. Part of it became a college campus, part became developed, yet other parts are left abandoned. These structures are a testament to a history that started over a century ago. Come and see historic images of this once self-sufficient center with narration to guide your way. Then take a stroll down the abandoned hallways left behind by this great history, also with narration. Featuring historic pictures, abandonment video, and narration.
Central Islip

Forgotten Wards: Pilgrim, the Final Chapter
Explore the abandoned wards of what was once the worlds largest hospital. See the morgue, the lock shop, the power plant and all the other abandoned buildings on the grounds of Pilgrim State. Hear the history while seeing rare, historic photos and learn why Pilgrim is the final chapter. Featuring historic pictures, abandonment video, and narration.

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Journey back in time to an underground tunnel in Brooklyn that spans centuries. First used as an underground passage for the Long Island Railroad, this tunnel lay nearly completely forgotten from the 1860’s to the 1980’s when it and its history were finally rediscovered. See historic photos and live video as the tunnel is now. Experience a poignant trip down the tunnel with Bob Diamond, the man who uncovered the forgotten tunnel.


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This amazing book has all the maps and blueprints you could ever imagine for this large abandoned psychiatric center. See maps of the labyrinth of tunnels, blueprints of buildings past and present, grounds maps from 100 years ago. 140 pages jam packed with goodies you're sure to enjoy.