Stephanie Hoover

Stephanie's ninth book, an excellent companion to Philadelphia Spiritualism and the Curious Case of Katie King, is available now!

Stephanie's tenth book, Pretty Evil Pennsylvania, releases August 2021 from Rowman & Littlefield imprint Globe Pequot. Sign up today to receive special alerts, discounts, and giveaway offers.

Upcoming Public Events - October 2019:
Meet Stephanie at Ryerss Museum and Library in Philadelphia, or, the Hummelstown Area Historical Society.

Check out Stephanie's appearance on Alfredo Mercuri's podcast Coal Region Campfire where she discusses the Kelayres Massacre.

Win two of Stephanie's most popular books


Would You Like to Book Stephanie as a Speaker?

Stephanie is available for presentations on topics related to her books, including historical true crime, folklore, hauntings and the 19th century Spiritualism movement.


Stephanie's 2019 program is called Conjuring Cash: How 19th Century Spiritualists Fleeced the Faithful.

Bookstores can schedule appearances and signings using this form.
Non-profits wishing to schedule Stephanie should use this form.
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Check Out Stephanie's Historical Non-Fiction and True Crime Books:


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