Richard Panchyk |Author of 33 Books|

Selected Works

This book takes the reader on a journey through American history, highlighting 70 of the most important moments in our country's history and providing the context for each of the keys to understanding our history.
A fun-filled thrill ride through Long Island's hidden history that uncovers fascinating remnants of the past.
A richly illustrated history of one of the greatest cities in the world.
A history of the Court with highlights of the important cases.
A history with 25 activities and numerous firsthand accounts by soldiers, sailors, marines, Holocaust survivors, and homefront patriots.
This book highlights ghosts, pirates, and very large radishes in Long Island's history
A book that teaches kids how infrastructure works, with fun activities.
A lavishly illustrated book chronicling the life and times of Galileo.
The primer on archaeology for kids of all ages. Used by schools and libraries nationwide, recommended by several organizations.
A full-color book on everything folk art, from quilts to paintings to tramp art.

Forgotten Tales of Long Island

Forgotten Tales...Remembered at Last!!

Want to read a true story about a man who kept a gun in his pocket to scare off a ghost but wound up shooting his own hand? Or how about the time Captain Kidd landed on Gardiner's Island and buried his treasure there? Or maybe about some freakishly large radishes, pumpkins, and pigs? This book is perfect for a relaxing read, filled with fun, true stories from Long Island's past!! This local bestseller is available in bookstores across Long Island and from and Signed copies are also available directly from the author. $14.99.