Wishing a warm welcome to all of the forum book-lovers!
Thank you again to everyone who joined in for last month’s reading session (Reading Session XIV)
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 Spells8 Book Club XIV- Reader’s Reviews .
As of today, the fifteenth book club reading session has now begun !
Time to read!
Announce your book
The first post below is an editable wiki post- add your book title and name to the list! (instructions below)
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!
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!
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
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
Not sure what to read?
You can find book recommendations in:
Reading on a budget?
Free online books can be found in:
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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Please announce your books here
Book Title by Author
(@) your username
Out of respect to others, please only add/edit your own entry
Wicked Plants by Amy Stewart
Empty Cauldrons by Terrence Ward
Trance-portation by Diana Paxson
The Táin translation by Ciaran Carson
Braiding Sweetgrass translation by Robin Wall Kimmerer
Witchcraft for tomorrow by Doreen Valiente
The Modern Witchcraft Grimoire: Your Complete Guide to Creating Your Own Book of Shadows * by Skye Alexander
Waking the Witch, Reflections on Women, Magic and Power* by Pam Grossman
Moon Spells by Diane Ahlquist @christine13
Psychic Witch: A Metaphysical Guide to Meditation, Magick & Manifestation by Mat Auryn @Amaris_Bane
Witchcraft for Emotional Wisdom by Paige Vanderbeck @Rowan
Palmistry or Chiromancy Explained by Riley Star @Rowan
Modern Tarot: Connecting with Your Higher Self through the Wisdom of the Cards by Michelle Tea
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!)
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
I think I’m taking this 1 off until I get a schedule with my providers that works. But, I’ll be back for the next one!
I’m excited to join this round! I’ve always wanted to join in but always realize it’s going on towards the end, lol.
How is Psychic Witch so far? I’m thinking about buying this on Apple Books so I’m so curious how it is from someone who has it. Thanks!
I’m loving it. I’ve made it through chapter three which is about tuning in to your power. It has great information but also exercises to guide you through the principles he’s talking about. I’d say it’s definitely worth the buy.
@Janae_Rochele @Amaris_Bane Totally agree it is a great read with tons of solid information. Another good one is Witchcraft Therapy by Mandi Em. I read it a while back, should be in one of the earlier Reader Reviews for the Book Club. I absolutely devoured that book.
** Found the link to my review if you’d like to check it out.
Thanks, @Rowan! I’m adding that to my list now!
2 posts were merged into an existing topic: Spells8 Book Club XV - Readers’ Reviews!
Oohhh now I kinda want to read that first now. Hahaha so I’m just going to go purchase them both. Thanks loves!
Friendly reminder time!
The current reading period will end in one week
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
Happy reading and blessed be
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
Please keep an eye on the forums for the soon-to-appear post!
The few wonderful reviews already posted here have since been re-homed in the Readers’ Reviews post to make them easier to find!
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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!
After a one-week review period, the next reading session will begin: Next Friday, March 25th . 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!
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 or the Book Club FAQ.