Jadoo has 68 ratings and 4 reviews. Duncan said: A battered first-edition, ex- public library. Which only added to its charm. Loved this book. Old-fashion. John Keel () was a Fortean journalist (and personal inspiration) best known for But Keel’s first book, Jadoo, is my absolute favorite. I’m happy to announce that a new edition of John Keel’s Jadoo, edited by Patrick Huyghe, is now available from Anomalist Books. Jadoo was.

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Apr 28, Susan rated it it was amazing Shelves: In short, if you like Keel’s style, his frank, and humorous approach, you will like Jadoo, and I would highly recommend tracking down a copy.

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A Brief Biography Categories: He seems to have made some friends there. Seriah Azkath rated it it was amazing Jan 06, nadoo To ask other readers questions about Jadooplease sign up. But this book is before all that. But his sense of humor never left him, including wearing an all white suit to the Mothman Festival in Point Pleasant, West Virginia for the unveiling of the new Mothman replica.


John Alva Keel, 79, a friend, Fortean, fierce fighter for his theories, professionally a writer and journalist, has died. Refresh and try again.

No, John never did revisit his old Jadoo haunts. Sanderson, quietly for months, trying to determine what kind of bird might be involved with the sightings. His parents separated and he was raised by his grandparents.

Amber rated it it was amazing Nov 24, William Roberts rated it really liked it Dec 30, It’s a look at another culture that you don’t often see from our world. The paperback is his account of his journey of discovery to India to investigate the alleged activities of fakirs and holy men who perform the Indian rope trick and who survive being buried alive.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. A battered first-edition, ex-public library.

My other question is more obscure. His third book, UFOs: At the time of the release of the movie, a rumor circulated that Keel had died.

A fabulous book in the tradition of H. He did not call himself a ufologist and preferred the term Fortean, which encompasses a wide range of paranormal subjects. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

He claimed that while in the Army he was trained in psychological warfare as a propaganda writer. Perhaps, after all, we are not independent beings but are instead the creations and slaves of the eighth tower. Fawcett Gold Medal, Need rated it liked it May 08, However, a year into his investigations, Keel realized that the extraterrestrial hypothesis was untenable and did not explain, for him, based within his personality jadko belief systems, all the answers.


Tower, The Fickle Finger of Fate. I had two questions occur to me after I finished.

Jadoo by John Keel (1957)

Latest from Seriah Azkath Bigfoot: Mandy O’Dell rated it really liked it Aug 02, He worked as a freelance contributor to newspapers, scriptwriter for local radio jhon television outlets, and author of pulp articles such as “Are You A Repressed Sex Fiend?

Like other contemporary s researchers such as J. Further influenced by Fortean Ivan T. The Man Uncovering The Myths”. He also wrote one of the first articles on Mothman in FSRduring this same time period.

I truly love this guy. Bill Trumpler rated it liked it Dec 23, But what if there is yet another tower, a tower not of good or evil but of infinite power?