Category: Book Reviews

Book Review: Black Dog Folklore by Mark Norman

Cover of the Paperback edition of Black Dog Folklore By Mark Norman © Troy Books

Barghest, Bear Ghost, Old Shuck, Old Ben… The Black Dog!

I have always been fascinated with the various stories of spirits that inhabit the British Isles, but among them all, the Black Dog has been the spirit that has captured my attention so completely. Mark Norman’s book “Black Dog Folklore” has……


Book Review – Traditional Witchcraft: A Cornish Book of Ways by Gemma Gary

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This article was originally written for Wyldwood Radio in 2017.

Traditional Witchcraft: A Cornish Book of Ways by Gemma Gary
Published by Troy Books, Cornwall

If this is the first book on Traditional Witchcraft that you have read then it will help to give you a solid grounding in the history and practice……


Book Review: A Kitchen Witch’s World of Magical Plants and Herbs by Rachel Patterson

Cover of A Kitchen Witch's World of Magical Plants and Herbs by Rachel Patterson

Nemetona wrote a review of A Kitchen Witch’s World of Magical Plants and Herbs by Rachel Patterson for Issue 3 of Wyldspirit (The Wyldwood Radio e-zine in September 2014)

The spirit of plants and herbs can be a very magical thing to work with, and if you’re looking for a place to get started,……


Book Review: The Path of Druidry by Penny Billington

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This review was written by Herne for Wyldspirit issue 2 (The June 2014 edition of the Wyldwood Radio e-zine)