The Reading List


General Reading
on Wicca



Buckland, Raymond
Wicca for One: The Path of Solitary Witchcraft

Crowley, Vivianne
Wicca: The Old Religion in the New Millennium
Wicca: A Comprehensive Guide to the Old Religion in the Modern World

Cunningham, Scott
    Wicca: A Guide For the Solitary Practitioner
    Living Wicca: A Further Guide For the Solitary Practitioner

Grimassi, Raven
Wiccan Mysteries

McLelland, Lilith
Out of the Shadows: Myths and Truths of Modern Wicca

Mooney, Thorn
     Traditional Wicca: A Seekers Guide

Murphy-Hiscock, Arin
Solitary Wicca for Life

Penczak, Christopher  
Sons of the Goddess: A Young Man's Guide to Wicca

Reed, Ellen Cannon  
Heart of Wicca: Wise Words from a Crone on the Path

Roderick, Timothy  
Wicca: A Year and a Day


General Reading on Witchcraft

Buckland, Raymond
 Buckland's Complete Book of Witchcraft

Cabot, Laurie
Power of the Witch: The Earth, The Moon and the Magical Path to Enlightenment

Curott, Phyllis
     Witch Crafting

Farrar, Janet and Stewart
A Witches' Bible: The Complete Witches Handbook

Farrar, Janet and Gavin Bone
Progressive Witchcraft: Spirituality, Mysteries & Training in Modern Wicca

Gardner, Gerald
Meaning of Witchcraft
Witchcraft Today

Green, Marian
A Witch Alone: Thirteen Moons to Master Natural Magic

Guiley, Rosemary Ellen
The Encyclopedia of Witches and Witchcraft

Heselton, Philip
     In Search of the New Forest Coven
      Witchfather: From Witch Cult to Wicca Volume 2: A Life of Gerald Gardner

Hutton, Ronald
     The Witch: A History of Fear, From Ancient Times to the Present

Leland, Charles G.
Aradia: Gospel of the Witches

Mooney, Thorn
     The Witch's Path: Advancing Your Craft at Every Level

Morrison, Dorothy
The Craft: A Witches Book of Shadows
Everyday Magic

Moura, Ann
Green Witchcraft

Murphy-Hiscock, Arin
    The Green Witch: Your Complete Guide to the Natural Magic of Herbs, Flowers, Essential Oils, and More

O'Brien, Lora
  Irish Witchcraft from an Irish Witch

Ravenwolf, Silver
    To Ride a Silver Broomstick: New Generation Witchcraft
     Halloween!: Customs, Recipes and Spells

Valiente, Doreen
    ABC of Witchcraft
Witchcraft for Tomorrow
Rebirth of Witchcraft

Weinstein, Marion
Earth Magic: A Book of Shadows for Positive Witches


God and Goddess

Ardinger, Barbara
Finding New Goddesses: Reclaiming Playfullness in Our Spiritual Lives

Campbell, Joseph
The Masks of God Series: Volume 1 Primitive Mythology
The Masks of God Series: Volume 2 Oriental Mythology
The Masks of God Series: Volume 3 Occidential Mythology
The Masks of God Series: Volume 4 Creative Mythology

Farrar, Janet
    The Witches' Goddess: The Feminine Principle of Divinity

Farrar, Janet and Stewart
The Witches' God: Lord of the Dance

Graves, Robert
The White Goddess: A Historical Grammar of Poetic Myth

Rankine, David and Sorita D'Este
The Guises of the Morrigan

Reed, Ellen Cannon
Circle of Isis: Ancient Egyptian Magic for Modern Witches



Adler, Margot
Drawing Down the Moon

Crowther, Patricia
High Priestess-The Life and Times of Patricia Crowther

Davies, Owen
     The Oxford Illustratred History of Witchcraft and Magic

Eiser, Riane
The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future

Hutton, Ronald
The Triumph of the Moon: A History of Modern Pagan Witchcraft

Martello, Leo L.
Witchcraft: The Old Religion

The Spiral Dance: A Rebirth of the Ancient Religion of the Great Goddess



Amber K
True Magick: A Beginner's Guide

Cunningham, Scott
Earth Power: Techniques of Natural Magic
Earth, Air, Fire and Water: More Techniques of Natural Magic

Davies, Owen
     Grimoires: A History of Magic Books

Greer, John Michael
    Circles of Power : Ritual Magic in the Western Tradition
    Learning Ritual Magic: Fundamental Theory and Practice for the Solitary Apprentice

Kaczynski, Richard
     Perdurabo, Revised and Expanded Edition: The Life of Aleister Crowley

Kraig, Donald Michael
    Modern Magick : Eleven Lessons in the High Magickal Arts 

Leitch, Aaron
     Secrets of the Magickal Grimoires: The Classical Texts of Magick Deciphered

Morrison, Dorothy
     Utterly Wicked: Hexes, Curses and Other Unsavory Notions

Regardie, Israel
The Golden Dawn

Valiente, Doreen
     Natural Magic

Weinstein, Marion
    Positive Magic: Ancient Metaphysical Techniques for Modern Lives



Beckett, John
    Paganism in Depth: A Polytheist Approach
    The Path of Paganism: An Experience-Based Guide to Modern Pagan Practice

Cabot, Laurie
Celebrate the Earth: A Year of Holidays in the Pagan Tradition

Campanelli, Dan & Pauline
Ancient Ways: Reclaiming Pagan Traditions

Crowley, Vivianne
Phoenix from the Flame: Living as a Pagan in the 21st Century

Daimler, Morgan
     Fairies: A Guide to the Celtic Fair Folk
      A New Dictionary of Fairies: A 21st Century Exploration of Celtic and Related Western European Fairies

Eilers, Dana
     Pagans and the Law - Understand Your Rights

Esstes, Clarissa Pinkola
     Women Who Run With the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype

Farrar, Janet and Stewart
The Pagan Path: The Wiccan Way of Life

Hutton, Ronald
     Pagan Britain

Madden, Kristin ed.
Exploring the Pagan Path: Wisdom from the Elders

Pennick, Nigel
The Pagan Book of Days



Barrett, Ruth
Women's Rites, Women's Mysteries: Creating Ritual in the Dianic Wiccan Tradition

Campanelli, Dan and Pauline
Pagan Rites of Passage

Dominguez, Jr., Ivo
Castings: The Creation of Sacred Space

Farrar, Stewart
What Witches Do

Hutton, Ronald
     Stations of the Sun: A History of the Ritual Year in Britain

Kaldera, Raven and Tannin Schwartzstein
Handfasting and Wedding Ritual: Inviting Hera's Blessing

Kynes, Sandra
 Year of Ritual

Pagan Book of Living and Dying


Wheel of the Year

Farrar, Janet and Stewart
Eight Sabbats for Witches

Campanelli, Dan and Pauline
Wheel of the Year: Living the Magical Life

Nichols, Mike
The Witches' Sabbats

O'Gaea, Ashleen
Celebrating the Seasons: Beltane to Mabon: Lore, Rituals, Activities and Symbols
Celebrating the Seasons: Samhain to Ostara: Lore, Rituals, Activities and Symbols