Suggested Reading

Books on Witchcraft


Witchcraft Today, Meaning of Witchcraft by Gerald Gardner

ABC of Witchcraft, The Rebirth of Witchcraft, Natural Magic and Witchcraft for Tomorrow by Doreen Valiente

Witchcraft a Tradition Renewed by Doreen Valiente and Evan John Jones

Wicca the Old Religion in the New Millennium by Vivianne Crowley

What Witches Do, Eight Sabbats for Witches and Spells and how they Work by Stuart and Janet Farrar

Lid off the Cauldron and The Secrets of Ancient Witchcraft by Patricia Crowther 

Triumph of the Moon by Ronald Hutton


Books on Magic and the Occult


Sane Occultism, Psychic Self Defense, Applied Magic, The Mystical Qabbalah, Moon Magic, and the Goat Foot God by Dion Fortune

Magic in Theory and Practice by Aliester Crowley

The Magus by Francis Barrett

The Western Way Volumes 1 and 2 by Catlin and John Matthews

The Middle Pillar by Israel Regardie

Inner Light by P.T. Mistlberger

Natural Magic, the Gentle Arts of Aquarian Magic and Experiments in Aquarian Magic by Marian Green


Proto Craft Books


High Magics Aid and a Goddess Arrrives by Gerald Gardner

The White Goddess by Robert Graves

The Witch Cult in Western Europe and the God of the Witches by Margaret Murray


Useful fiction


Wyrd Sisters, Witches Abroad, Lords and Ladies, Wee Free Men, A Hat Full of Sky, The Wintersmith, I Shall Wear Midnight and the Shepherd's Purse by Sir Terry Pratchett


Also Recommended


Secret Places of the Goddess, Wiccan Roots, Witchfather the Life of Gerald Gardner and Doreen Valiente by Phillip Heselton

The Power of Myth, The Hero with a Thousand Faces and the Masks of God by Joseph Campbell

Man and his Symbols, Modern Man in Search for a Soul by Carl Jung

Jungian Spirituality and Your Dark side by Vivianne Crowley

The way of Wyrd by Brian Bates

Walking the Tides by Nigel Pearson

Stations of the Sun by Ronald Hutton