Books by Paul Perry

Released: Feb. 7, 2012

A lucid, engrossing memoir from a psychologist and philosopher dedicated to the afterlife.

If Moody's (The Last Laugh, 1999, etc.) career capstone arrived with the lionizing 1975 publication of his landmark report Life after Life, his memoir, co-authored by Perry (co-author: Evidence of the Afterlife, 2010, etc.), an acclaimed author on the subject, affords his life's work even more dramatic heft. Read full book review >

Released: Nov. 1, 2003

"No matter: though his efforts to excavate the Adventure Galley are as tortured as Kidd's last days, Clifford still knows how to wring every drop of romance from his pirate-hunting."
An enjoyable re-creation of Captain William Kidd's last days, twined with pirate-hunter Clifford's (The Lost Fleet, 2002, etc.) efforts to locate the captain's last great privateering vessel. Read full book review >
Released: June 1, 1999

Treasure hunter Clifford's (The Pirate Prince, 1993, etc.) second account of discovering the remains of the notorious pirate vessel Whydah is as overburdened with trivial detail as the wreck is with drifting sand. Read full book review >

Released: Jan. 15, 1993

This breezy, superficial book is a ``violently unauthorized biography'' of America's notorious ``outlaw'' journalist. Read full book review >

Released: Jan. 15, 1990

The psychiatrist who popularized near-death experience in Life After Life does the same for reincarnation, with an assist from science/health-writer Perry (Psychology Today, etc.). Read full book review >