Two Llewellyn titles have been named as finalists for the Foreword Reviews Book of the Year Awards!
Foreword Reviews' Book of the Year Awards were established to bring about increased attention to the literary and graphic achievements of independent publishers and their authors. During the judging process, books are judged based on their editorial excellence, the originality of their subject matter, accuracy, author credentials, and professional packaging, among other things.
Among the finalists are:
The Book of Sacred Baths, by Paulette Kouffman Sherman (Adult Nonfiction—Body, Mind & Spirit)
The Strength of Sensitivity, by Kyra Mesich, PsyD (Adult Nonfiction—Body,
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Anna Franklin, author of The Sacred Circle Tarot, The Fairy Ring Oracle, A Romantic Guide to Handfasting, and the new Hearth Witch's Compendium.
Paper made from herbs can make your magical spells and talismans more powerful. It is infused with the powers of the herbs, and created with intent. Fibrous herbs suitable for making herbal paper include flax, nettle, rush, cereals, sunflower, pampas grass, broom, bamboo, camomile, cow parsley, dandelion, dill, fennel, iris, and mullein.
Simply put, herb paper is made by soaking vegetable matter until the fibres separate, collecting it on a mesh, trawling away the excess pulp, and allowing it to
Readers, please enjoy this guest blog post by Melissa Alvarez, author of Your Psychic Self, 365 Ways to Raise Your Frequecy, and the new Animal Frequency.
Many people are animal magnets. If you attract animals wherever you go, then you're one too. Whenever I go to pet stores I always have animals pull their owners over to me so I can pet them. I always ask permission first, though, just in case the owner doesn't want me to touch their animal. The owners usually say something along the lines of, "I can’t believe he came to you like that. He never goes to anyone!" to which I just smile and say, "It's okay. I love animals." And I do love them. All of them.
As a kid growing up I used to
As many of you are aware, we are the exclusive North American distributor of Tarot decks from Italian publisher Lo Scarabeo—we could not be more proud to carry their beautiful decks!
And now, Lo Scarabeo has launched the third and final Kickstarter campaign to support the final release in their trio of expansive tarot books!
The first two books in the series, Tarot Fundamentals and Tarot Experience, are two of the most complete books ever published about Tarot. A labor of love more than ten years in the making, the third volume, Tarot Compendium, will complete the trio. (Discover more about the history behind the series in this article from tarot expert—and Tarot Compendium