contains links, videos, stories and images of
Sonoma,California's most haunted town.
Sonoma started life as the spiritual and the
political center of the Indian culture, not just
for the 39 tribes of California, but for all the
tribes from Panama to Alaska this side of
the Rocky Mountains.
Sonoma was the original San Francisco, and
the original Port of San Francisco, however,
the Indian name Sonoma just plain stuck.
Every town has its history, and every town has its secrets. Carla Heine learned Sonoma's secrets, and it's haunted
history before that information passed from living memory, and died away with the last of Sonoma's Victorian
Sonoma Ghosts contains first-hand accounts of Sonoma's secret past, and
information gathered from the Victorian men and women who ran the isolated
town of Sonoma with fists of iron in kid-skin gloves for an entire century.
For over a decade, from behind heavy silver tea sets, in the salons of Sonoma's
most powerful citizens, Carla Heine listened to their stories every Sunday
afternoon at four o'clock high tea.
It is said that houses are not haunted, but that people are haunted. As you read
this collection of Sonoma's haunted past, it will be up to you to decide if that is
true, or not. You will discover, as Carla Heine discovered, that not only a house, or a person can be haunted,
but an entire town can be haunted.
This 250 page non-fiction book is a 6"X9" laminated paperback is categorized
under social studies and cultural anthropology.
Sonoma Ghosts tells the heretofore unwritten history of the normal, and the paranormal in the small California town of Sonoma, reveals Sonoma’s integral part in Native American Culture, the days of the Spanish and Mexican conquest, America’s Wild West, and Early California's Victorian era, as well as the lost spirits and supernatural phenomena those dangerous and exciting times left behind.
Learn more about Sonoma, a fascinating town of hidden secrets, and find out why so many spirits of the dead have been left behind in the sacred Valley of the Moon.
Grab your keys, your camera, or just grab your hat! The book SONOMA GHOSTS is all you need to tour Sonoma's haunted houses and historic sites in the heart of California's Wine Country.
Visit 21 sites of Sonoma's ghosts and legends with Sonoma's own
Radio talk show personality and internationally published writer, Carla Heine, author of
Explore Sonoma's Historic District and discover secret truths from Indian origin myths and
rituals to Wild West heroes, villains, and prostitutes, from Victorian scandals, romances and
murders to the ghosts and spirits who were left behind.
Test your extra-sensory perception in historically established haunts.
Take digital images, then look for spirit orbs, and will-o-the-wisps in your photos.
Treat your friends and family to a real hometown adventure.
This book is available for purchase through Amazon.com in laminated paperback.