Our September titles are here!
“Casas, a conjure woman, veteran rootworker, and New Orleans Folk Magic Festival organizer, will bewitch readers with this accessible beginner text about the basics of the “living culture” of the magical tradition of conjure, which was first practiced by enslaved Africans in the American South.” – Publishers Weekly
“It’s a must-read for every practitioner of the ancient arts – and a must-have for every magical library!” – Dorothy Morrison, author of Everyday Magic, The Craft and Utterly Wicked
Conjure first emerged in the days of slavery and is widely considered among the most potent forms of magic. Starr Casas covers the history and philosophy of conjure, and includes her own rituals, spells, and home recipes. Suitable for novices and advanced practitioners, here is a comprehensive guide for using conjure to achieve love, success, spiritual fulfillment, and more.
“The accounts of Norse lore are lively and accessible introductions to the lay reader, and Paxson’s own beliefs, as well as those of her interviewees, shine through in her clear and lucid prose. Paxson’s book is charming and accessible, even to outsiders previously unfamiliar with the concepts.” – Publishers Weekly
“I recommend it highly.” —Ralph Metzner, Ph.D., author of The Well of Remembrance
Revered since the Viking Age, Odin is arguably one of the most enigmatic and complex characters in Norse mythology. He has been called the greatest of the gods—the god of words and wisdom, runes and magic, a trickster who teaches truth. This is the first book on Odin that is both historically sourced and accessible to a general audience.
“If any book in the world deserves to be enshrined in hardcover immortality it is Aleister Crowley’s magnum opus and magical time-capsule, The Book of Thoth. The Weiser facsimile edition is breathtakingly magnificent.” —Lon Milo DuQuette, author of Understanding Aleister Crowley’s Thoth Tarot
“This edition of The Book of Thoth, Crowley’s masterpiece on the Tarot, is as well-constructed and weighty as its subject matter, with full-color images as vivid as the original. It is an exceptional edition of a controversial and critical work in the history of modern Tarot that eloquently unravels the depths of this esoteric subject.” —Colin Campbell, author of Of the Arte Goetia, The Magic Seal of Dr. John Dee, and A Concordance to the Holy Books of Thelema
Aleister Crowley’s Book of Thoth endures as one of the most definitive volumes on the tarot ever written. This classic text describes the philosophy and use of his Thoth Tarot, the deck designed by Crowley and painted by Lady Frieda Harris. First published by Weiser Books in 1969, this edition of The Book of Thoth is a facsimile featuring remastered, full-color plates depicting eight of the original tarot card images.
Lon Milo DuQuette
Originally published in 2003, this is the essential guide to accessing the unique symbolism and meaning of Aleister Crowley’s remarkable tarot deck along with the deeply textured artwork of Lady Frieda Harris. Crowley authority Lon Milo DuQuette provides insightful historical background before delving into meticulous descriptions of each card. This edition comes with a new introduction.
Ivo Dominguez, Jr.
“Buy all of Ivo Dominguez’s books. Study them. Do the work. Ponder. Then return and study them some more.” —T. Thorn Coyle, author of Kissing the Limitless: Deep Magic and the Great Work of Transforming Yourself and the World
“Keys to Perception is another masterful work by Ivo Dominguez, artfully blending deep metaphysical insight into the nature of psychic perception with clear and direct instructions and examples. Only someone with a long history of direct experience and an educated understanding of the phenomenon could write this book to both convey useful skills to beginners and provide new perspectives for seasoned psychics. Grounded and practical as well as flexible in approach. I look forward to recommending this to students, friends, and peers alike.” —Christopher Penczak, award winning author and co-founder of the Temple of Witchcraft
Presenting proven methods, rituals and systems to enhance our psychic aptitude and ability, the material in this book derives from decades of work by Dominguez and his students. The methods featured include chanting and working with crystals, chakras, oils, herbs, and potions, as well as a variation on the Middle-Pillar Ritual.
Renuka Singh, His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Mysticism is popularly understood as becoming one with God or the Absolute. Here in this inspirational book are the Dalai Lama’s thoughts on nature and the meaning of mysticism, how we can live lives infused with mystical experience, and how mysticism can result in both personal and social change.
(Hampton Roads Publishing)
Compiled by Andrea Kirk Assaf
Over the millennia and through times of need, many turn to the words of Jesus for guidance. His message of God’s love, the oneness of humanity, and the value of living in a compassionate and hopeful way brings comfort, and resonates with nearly everyone. This beautiful gift book offers Jesus’ teachings on love, forgiveness, charity, repentance, and peace.
(Hampton Roads Publishing)
Tiny Buddha has grown into a very popular inspirational website featuring contributions by readers from all over the globe. In that same spirit, this book offers crowdsourced wisdom covering challenges we face in our everyday lives like pain, change, possibilities, and more. Deschene shares issues from her own life and provides tips and exercises for action and reflection.
Edited by Helen Exley
The profound wisdom collected in this beautifully illustrated book opens our eyes to the Native American sensitivity to nature and humanity. These 100 collected sayings remind us of our connection to the earth and to each other. Quotes from a variety of native traditions cover the sacred, serenity, peaceful living, and kinship with all life.
Edited by Helen Exley
This charming book pairs the essence of Chinese philosophy with original watercolors by Angela Kerr. A beautiful full color gift and art object, this book provides wisdom and inspiration for times when a little spiritual pick-me-up is required. Featuring over 100 selections from Chuang Tzu, Lao Tzu, Li Po, Confucius, and others.