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Books about extraterrestrial life include:

Authoritative Works[edit]

Surveys of the history of the phenomena and the human response[edit]

  • Don Berliner, Antonio Huneeus and Marie “Bootsie” Galbraith, eds.The Rockefeller Briefing Document (1995) Available online.
  • David Clarke. The UFO Files: The Inside Story of Real Life Sightings (2009). Extract available online.
  • Edward U Condon and Daniel S Gillmor. “Scientific Study of Unidentified Flying Objects.” (1969) Available online, reviewed by John G. Fuller in Look Magazine, May, 14, 1968: "Flying Saucer Fiasco"
  • Richard M. Dolan. UFOs and the National Security State, vv. I & II.
  • John Michael Greer. The UFO Phenomenon: Fact, Fantasy and Disinformation, 2009.
  • Gerald K. Haines. CIA's Role in the Study of UFOs, 1947-90. Available online.
  • Richard Hall, ed. The UFO Evidence (1964). Available online.
  • J. Allen Hynek, Statement before the U.S. House Committee on Science and Astronautics, 1968
  • David M. Jacobs. Secret Life, The Threat
  • Karla Turner. Taken, Masquerade of Angels
  • Kevin Randle. The UFO Dossier: 100 Years of Government Secrets, Conspiracies and Cover Ups, 2015.
  • Edward J Ruppelt. The Report on Unidentified Flying Objects (1956). Available online

Personal Narrative[edit]

  • Karla Turner. Into the Fringe tells how alien abduction was learned to be the explanation for all the strange events which had been happening to her family. 1992.
  • Whitley Strieber. Communion: A True Story, 1987
  • John B. Alexander. UFOs: Myths, Conspiracies, and Realities a guided tour of the government channels in pursuit of the UFO question. 2011.
  • Donald Cooper. Old Soldier Drops Three Bombs... And THEN, 2016.
  • Raymond Fowler. SynchroFile: Amazing Personal Encounters With Synchronicity And Other Strange Phenomena, 2004.
  • Raymond Fowler. The Andreasson Affair, 2014.
  • Travis Walton. Fire in the Sky (1996) and The Walton Experience(1978)


Reader recommendations[edit]

Jose Arguelles and Miriam Arguelles. Mandala

Gregory Bateson. Mind and Nature: A Necessary Unity

Lawrence Blair. Rhythms of Vision: The Changing Patterns of Belief

Paul Brunton. The Wisdom of the Overself

Joseph Campbell

Thomas Campbell. My Big TOE [Theory of Everything]: The Complete Trilogy

Fritjof Capra.

Carlos Castaneda

Teilhard de Chardin. The Phenomenon of Man

Jonathan Cott. The Search for Omm Sety: Reincarnation and Eternal Love

Erich von Daniken. Chariots of the Gods

Ram Dass. Be Here Now and Grist for the Mill (with Stephen Levine)

Paul Davies. Superforce: The Search for a Grand Unified Theory of Nature

Richard Dolan

The Tibetan Book of the Dead

Lao Tsu. Tao Te Ching

Buckminster Fuller. Earth, Inc.

John G. Fuller. The Interrupted Journey

Robert W. Funk and the Jesus Seminar

Edward Goldsmith. 'The Way: An Ecological World-View

Lama Anagarika Govinda. Foundations of Tibetan Mysticism

Robert Graves

Stephen W. Hawking

Budd Hopkins

Aldous Huxley. The Doors of Perception

J. Allen Hynek. The Hynek UFO Report: What the Government Suppressed and Why

David Jacobs

William James. The Varieties of Religious Experience

Hans Jonas. The Gnostic Religion

Carl G. Jung

John C. Lilly. Programming and Metaprogramming in the Human Biocomputer

Ramana Maharshi

Jesse Marcel, Jr., and Linda Marcel. The Roswell Legacy: The Untold Story of the First Military Officer at the 1947 Crash Site

Robert A. Monroe

Ruth Montgomery. Aliens Among Us

Diane Morrin. Untying the Karmic Knot

Martin Muller. Prelude to the New Man: An Introduction to the Science of Being

Erich Neumann. The Great Mother: An Analysis of the Archetype

Michael Newton

Bret Oldham. Children of the Grays and The Baby Takers

Sheila Ostrander and Lynn Schroeder. Psychic Discoveries Behind the Iron Curtain

P. D. Ouspensky. A New Model of the Universe: Principles of the Psychological Method in Its Application to Problems of Science, Religion, and Art

Elaine Pagels. The Gnostic Gospels

Raphael Patai. The Hebrew Goddess

Joseph Chilton Pierce

Yogi Ramacharaka.The Hindu-Yogi Science of Breath: A Complete Manual of the Oriental Philosophy of Breathing

Albert S. Rosales

Michael Salla

Mike Samuels and Nancy Samuels. Seeing with the Mind’s Eye: The History, Techniques and Uses of Visualization

Isha Schwaller de Lubicz. The Opening of the Way: A Practical Guide to the Wisdom Teachings of Ancient Egypt

Whitley Strieber

Leonard H. Stringfield. Situation Red: The UFO Siege

Shunryu Suzuki. Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind

Ingo Swann. Penetration: The Question of Human and Extraterrestrial Telepathy

David V. Tansley. Subtle Body: Essence and Shadow

Paul Tillich.

Peter Tompkins. The Secret Life of Plants: A Fascinating Account of the Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Relations Between Plants and Man and Secrets of the Great Pyramid

William Mills Tompkins. Selected by Extraterrestrials: My life in the Top Secret World of UFOs, Think-Tanks and Nordic Secretaries

Karla Turner

Immanuel Velikovsky

Alan Watts

Joel L. Whitton and Joe Fisher. Life Between Life

Richard Wilhelm and Cary F. Baynes, translators. The I Ching, or Book of Changes

Paramahansa Yogananda. Autobiography of a Yogi

Heinrich Zimmer. Myths and Symbols of Indian Art and Civilization

Gary Zukav

Channeled Material[edit]