Book News

The Crane Bag – new for July

Jul 3rd, 2017 | By

An introduction by Joanna Van Der Hoeven to the ritual tools and practices found in the Druid tradition. Held deeply within Celtic mythology, the crane bag is both a symbol of sovereignty, as well as an item containing the ritual tools of the Druid. With the proper use, it can further the Druid in working

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Author news for July

Jul 1st, 2017 | By

  The Pagan Federation are hosting an online disability festival on the 30th July, watch out for Moon Books authors there. Rachel Patterson will be talking this time. Rachel has also started a new weekly blog ‘A Witch’s Garden’ featuring excerpts from one of her books – a different plant from her garden each week and

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Cover reveals and new books

May 25th, 2017 | By

We’ve got some fantastic new titles in the pipeline for later in the year. Ross Heaven’s The Way of the Lover will be joining our Moon Books Classics series.               Pagan Portals Australian Druidry from new author Julie Brett is an exciting exploration of Paganism connecting with the scared

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Merlin, past and future

Mar 15th, 2017 | By

Since the release of her Pagan Portal on Merlin, Elen Sentier has been out and about giving talks… On the 24th of February she gave a talk on Merlin, Thresholds & the Fatherless Child. this was an illustrated talk at Rudolph Steiner House, London. Elen said: “The talk went very well with an interested audience

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New for March – Animal Magic

Mar 3rd, 2017 | By

Our new title for this month comes from Rachel Patterson – thus far best known for her Kitchen Witchcraft titles. In this new title, Rachel explores the realms of Animal Magic – how to find, recognise, connect and work with the power of animal magic. It’s a Pagan Portal, so ideal for the reader who has

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Steve Andrews out and about

Feb 21st, 2017 | By

In February, Moon Books author Steve Andrews was at the Wellfield Bookshop for a signing. Wellfield is a proudly independent bookstore located in Roath, Cardiff and you can follow them on Twitter – https://twitter.com/WellfieldBooks1   Steve (pictured above) was at Wellfield to promote his title Herbs of the Sun, Moon and Planets. This Pagan Portal combines herbalism with

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By Wolfsbane & Mandrake Root

Feb 1st, 2017 | By

New for February, this fascinating title from Melusine Draco, exploring poisonous plants and their medicinal uses. A large number of poisonous plants have beneficial uses in both domestic medicine and magic. Needless to say, when utilising a toxic plant in magic, we are adding certain extra deadly or potent energies into the mix and it

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Clear and Present Thinking

Jan 31st, 2017 | By

Normally, we don’t promote books we aren’t publishing, but this is an exceptional book for exceptional times, so we thought you should know about it. Clear and Present Thinking, by Brendan Myers, is going to second edition, with the intention of adding more contributors. It is a a free college-level textbook in logic and critical thinking.

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Not A Dream

Dec 9th, 2016 | By

In November, Moon Books author Sheena Cundy was a winner in the WUPR Pagan Music Awards. Sheena is part of the band Morrigan’s Path – readers of her novel, The Madness and The Magic will know that The Morrigan features there too. Musical and literary creativity overlap with her Paganism. The track ‘Not a Dream’ won

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New for December – Merlin: Once and Future Wizard

Dec 5th, 2016 | By

Elen Sentier’s very personal look at Merlin. Bestselling author Elen Sentier looks at Merlin in history and mythology and considers his continuing relevance for people today. Best known as the wizard from the Arthurian stories, Merlin has been written about for well over 1000 years and is considered to be both a magical and historical figure.

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