📖 Spells8 Book Club X (Aug 27 - Sept 24)

Wishing a warm welcome to all of the forum book-lovers!

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Thank you again to everyone who joined in for last month’s reading session (Reading Session IX)

For those who haven’t yet shared their thoughts about their book (or anyone who enjoys reading book reviews!) you still have time to do so in :memo: Spells8 Book Club IX- Reader’s Reviews .

As of today, the tenth book club reading session has now begun !

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Time to read!

  1. Announce your book
    The first post below is an editable wiki post- add your book title and name to the list! (instructions below)

  2. The reading period is open for [[ 4 weeks ]]
    While it is great if you can finish your book during this time, it is okay if you break it into chapters or sections- do as much as you can and know that doing your best is always good enough!

  3. Share your thoughts
    You are very welcome to share any thoughts or tidbits while you read in the comments below or in a new post in the forums. But save the best parts for the final discussion at the end of the reading period!

  4. Final Discussion
    After four weeks, a discussion post will open encouraging all readers to share a review of their book and any personal thoughts they have about it. A mini-review is perfectly fine, and there will be a suggested format for anyone who would like to write a longer review.

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A note about sharing books:

While everyone is free to choose their own book, you may consider reading along with someone else ! It is fun to share thoughts and insights about different books and even more exciting to do in-depth about a book with fellow readers :handshake:

If the book you plan to read is already on the list below, add your name to the list of others reading that book! For books with multiple readers, a separate discussion just for you will open for you to swap thoughts and share insights.

Please keep in mind that everyone will reconvene for the final discussion, regardless of which book you read :books:

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Not sure what to read?

You can find book recommendations in:

And also:

Reading on a budget?

Free online books can be found in:

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If you have any questions about Book Club, be sure to check the Book Club FAQ and/or ask in the comments.

Blessed be and happy reading!

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~~ ~~ ~~ This post is a WIKI POST- it is editable by everyone! ~~ ~~ ~~

Please announce your books here :blush:

Book Title by Author
(@) your username

Out of respect to others, please only add/edit your own entry

  • Tea-Cup Reading and Fortune-Telling by Tea Leaves by A Highland Seer
    available as a free eBook (with optional donation) through AstrOccult

  • Auras: Your Personal Guide by Joylina Goodings (In Focus series) @Missa

  • Iris - Goddess of the Rainbow and Messenger of the Godds by Irisanya Moon (part of the Pagan Portals series by Moon Books)

  • The Doctrine and Ritual of High Magic by Eliphas Lévi (still reading)

  • When, Why, If by Robin Wood

  • What Is Religion by Swami Vivekananda @Princess_Tara

  • Witchcraft by Malcolm Gaskil @Princess_Tara

  • How to Live with God by Swami Chetanananda (Still Reading) @Princess_Tara

  • The Journey of Self-Discovery by Swami Prabhupada @Princess_Tara

  • The Complete Book of Witchcraft by Raymond Buckland and Kitchen Table Magic by Melissa Cynova @sarah29


For anyone who has trouble with adding their entry to the wiki post above, here is a step-by-step guide on how to do so:

How to Edit a Wiki Post (with pictures!)

How to Edit a Wiki Post (written instructions)

Walkthrough on how to edit a Wiki Post

  1. On the Wiki Post above (the first reply to the original post) look on the bottom right (near where you click to “like” a post).
  2. Click on the word “Edit”. You can now change details in the post.
  3. You can copy and paste another entry- write your book title, author, and username.
  4. Don’t forget to click “save” when you are done!

If you’ve read the instructions but are still having a tough time- no stress at all! For anyone who prefers, I am happy to add you in. Just write your book title and author in a normal post and I will take care of it :blush:

Blessed be! :heart:


I didn’t come anywhere close to finishing my book on tasseography (it’s been a busy month!) so I’ll be continuing with it into this session :tea::face_with_monocle:

Looking forward to seeing what everyone else will be reading this session! :open_book: :blush:


I haven’t found a book as yet to read for this Book Club X. I am still searching for something. :smirk:


I’m going through my books now. Determined to actually read the one intended this time :rofl:


I’m sure you’ll find something fun to read, @NickWick! :blush: If you’re stumped, there’s always exploring the old Book Club reviews- there are so many fun magickal books out there. Good luck! :open_book: :sparkles:

Nothing wrong with switching it up, @IrisW- follow your heart and read whatever is calling to you! The most important thing is that you’re having fun :books::grin:


Friendly reminder time!

:grey_exclamation: The current reading period will end in one week :grey_exclamation:

A Reader’s Review post will appear in the forums in one week for everyone to share their thoughts and see what other coven members were reading.

I hope everyone is enjoying their reading so far! I’m looking forward to reading everyone’s thoughts and learning about new books next week :books: :blush:

Happy reading and blessed be :sparkling_heart:


Oh my Goddess… inhave been so everywhere that the reading completely slipped my mind. Inwill do it for the next one though.


No worries at all! It is a busy time of year and I know you’ve had a lot on your plate lately, @Susurrus. Take care and rest up- the good thing about books is that they are incredibly patient. It will always be there waiting for you :open_book: :smiling_face_with_three_hearts:

Blessed be! :sparkles:


Today marks the end of this reading period!

A discussion will soon open up in the forum for everyone to share their thoughts and swap book reviews :open_book:

Please keep an eye on the forums for the soon-to-appear post! :eyes:

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Didn’t finish your book or just got started ? No worries!

Feel free to share your thoughts so far and chime in on the reviews that your fellow coven members have shared. You may find a recommendation for a new book! :open_book:

After a one-week review period, the next reading session will begin: Next Friday, October 1st . Feel free to continue reading your current book into the next session or start a brand new book at that time!

Happy reading and reviewing! :books:


This reading session has closed- thanks for joining in! If you have a book review to share, please do so in the open Reader’s Review post. Any other non-review posts can be shared in the current Book Club reading session.