Serenity Library

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Fiction

The Illustrated Alchemist
by Paulo Coelho
This fable aims teaches the reader to open their mind, listen to their heart and most importantly, follow their dreams.
Not Meant to Sleep Alone
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Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal Volume 1: Creation Myths
by Jim Hensen
Part one of a three-part graphic novel prequel series delving into the origins of the Skeksis, Mystics, Gelflings, the world of Thra, and The Dark Crystal itself. Spanning a time period from thousands of years ago to right up to the start of the …
The Silver Chair (rack)
by C. S. Lewis
Narnia … where giants wreak havoc … where evil weaves a spell … where enchantment rules. Through dangers untold and caverns deep and dark, a noble band of friends are sent to rescue a prince held captive. But their mission to Underland …
Divine by Choice
by P.C. Cast
Shannon Parker has finally come to terms with life in the mythical world of Partholon. She loves her centaur husband, her connection to the goddess Epona and the pampering that comes with both! She’s almost forgotten her old life on Earth …
His Dark Materials
by Philip Pullman
Lyra Belacqua tries to prevent kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments, decides to help Will Parry search for his father, and finds that she and Will are caught in a battle between the forces of the Authority and …
The Last Battle (rack)
by C. S. Lewis
The last battle is the greatest of all battles Narnia … where lies breed fear … where loyalty is tested … where all hope seems lost. During the last days of Narnia, the land faces its fiercest challenge — not an invader from without but an …
Naked News for Indie Authors How NOT to Invest Your Marketing $$$
by Gisela Hausmann
“… This is a well-written and informative book aimed at helping indie authors gain success while saving time and money. The book is presented by a veteran indie author with more than 25 years of experience in the media industry. She is a woman …
American Gods
by Neil Gaiman
Shadow is a man with a past. But now he wants nothing more than to live a quiet life with his wife and stay out of trouble. Until he learns that she’s been killed in a terrible accident. Flying home for the funeral, as a violent storm rocks the …
Stranger in a Strange Land
by Robert A. Heinlein
Robert Heinlein’s Hugo Award-winning all-time masterpiece, the brilliant novel that grew from a cult favorite to a bestseller to a science fiction classic. Raised by Martians on Mars, Valentine Michael Smith is a human who has never seen another …
The Magician’s Nephew (rack)
by C. S. Lewis
The adventure begins Narnia … where Talking Beasts walk … where a witch waits … where a new world is about to be born. On a daring quest to save a life, two friends are hurled into another world, where an evil sorceress seeks to enslave …
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (rack)
by C. S. Lewis
They open a door and enter a world Narnia … a land frozen in eternal winter … a country waiting to be set free. Four adventurers step through a wardrobe door and into the land of Narnia — a land enslaved by the power of the White Witch. But …
The Horse and His Boy (rack)
by C. S. Lewis
An orphaned boy and a kidnapped horse gallop for Narnia…and freedom.
Prince Caspian (rack)
by C. S. Lewis
A prince fights for his crown Narnia … where animals talk … where trees walk … where a battle is about to begin. A prince denied his rightful throne gathers an army in a desperate attempt to rid his land of a false king. But in the end, it …
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (rack)
by C. S. Lewis
A voyage to the very ends of the world Narnia … where a dragon awakens … where stars walk the earth … where anything can happen. A king and some unexpected companions embark on a voyage that will take them beyond all known lands. As they …

Humor

The Witch’s Handbook
by Malcolm Bird
A humorous handbook for witches, providing instruction in areas such as spells, superstitions, recipes, gardening, and glamour.
Principia Discordia
by Malaclypse The Younger
One of the great books of our time, Principia Discordia is the official bible of the most relevant religion ever conceived, Discordianism. This legendary underground classic contains absolutely everything worth knowing about absolutely anything …
Born on a Rotten Day
by Hazel Dixon-Cooper
In this wickedly funny guide, professional astrologer Hazel Dixon-Cooper casts off sugar-coated astrology in favor of exploring the maladjusted side of the universe. If you want the inside scoop, the real deal, the lowdown on each sun sign, then …

Parenting

Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
by Dr. Seuss
Filled with glorious pop-ups, detailed pop-up booklets, special effects, and the complete original text, this Dr. Seuss classic bursts with vibrant new energy, thanks to the talents of paper engineer Carter. Appropriate for graduates of all ages …
Easter Eggs
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Give the Easter bunny a few good eggs to work with this year. Easter Eggs features 40 fantastic decorating projects from kid-friendly sticker-dyed eggs to festive egg garlands and elegant eggshell candleholders. Matthew Mead, style editor at …

Philosophy

Gods in Everyman
by Jean Shinoda Bolen, M.D.
In this challenging and enlightening companion volume to the bestselling Goddesses in Everywoman, Jean Shinoda Bolen turns her attention to the powerful inner patterns–or archetypes–that shape men’s personalities, careers, and personal …
The Magician’s Companion
by Bill Whitcomb
The Magician’s Companion by Bill Whitcomb is the most complete collection of practical information on magical systems from around the world you can add to your magical techniques. It begins with a complete introduction to magic, from definitions …
Thinking Like a Mountain
by John Seed
This book of readings, meditations, rituals and workshop notes prepared on three continents helps us remember that environmental defence is nothing less than ‘Self’ defence. Including magnificent illustrations of Australia’s rainforests …
The Witch’s Magical Handbook
by Gavin Frost
The complete step-by-step handbook for anyone who wants to know how to use white witchcraft written by founders of the Church & School of Wicca who have taught the art for a total of over 80 years. Teaches readers how to unleash the amazing …
道德经
by Laozi
Whether there ever was such a person as Lao Tzu is not certain, but that the Tao Te Ching has been one of the most important texts in Chinese culture for over 2000 years is beyond question. In recent years its influence outside China has grown …
The Complete I-Ching
by Taoist Master Alfred Huang
The first translation to honor the authentic Chinese spirit of the Book of Change For more than 3000 years the I Ching has been the most important book of divination in the world. Yet it has always been translated by Westerners who brought their …
Anam Cara
by John O’Donohue
“Anam Cara is a rare synthesis of philosophy, poetry, and spirituality. This work will have a powerful and life-transforming experience for those who read it.” —Deepak Chopra John O’Donohue, poet, philosopher, and scholar, guides you through the …
Book of Lies
by Richard Metzger
Presents a collection of essays on magic and the occult, covering such topics as spellcasting, how to become a practicing magician, wicca and modern paganism, and the works of H.P. Lovecraft.
Fire in the Head
by Tom Cowan
In ‘The Song of Wandering Aengus’ William Butler Yeats refers to the ‘fire in the head’ that characterises the visionary experience. Tom Cowan has pursued this theme in a lyrical cross-cultural exploration of shamanism and the Celtic imagin
‘Isms and ‘ologies
by Arthur Goldwag
From Platonism to New Historicism, humankind is constantly coming up with fresh schools of thought to help explain (or at least describe) the mysterious world around us. Here is a guide to over 450 of the most significant intellectual terms …
Drawing Down the Spirits
by Kenaz Filan
An insider’s view of the inner workings and prevalence of spirit possession in our modern world • Provides practical techniques for preparation, safety, aftercare, and aborting harmful possessions • Reveals the forms of ritual possession present …
Postmodern Magic
by Patrick Dunn
A new look at magical arts examines imagination, psychology, and authority before explaining the significance of symbols, elementals, spirits, and artifacts, and gives techniques for creating glamours, divination decks, and your own astral temple.
Principia Discordia
by Malaclypse The Younger
One of the great books of our time, Principia Discordia is the official bible of the most relevant religion ever conceived, Discordianism. This legendary underground classic contains absolutely everything worth knowing about absolutely anything …
The Qabalistic Tarot
by Robert Wang
A textbook of mystical philosophy that demonstrates how to use the tarot for inner development. It explains the Hermetic Qabalah in terms of the Waite, Marseilles, Crowley and Golden Dawn decks, and is illustrated with all four decks.
Spiral Dance, The – 20th Anniversary
by Starhawk
The twentieth anniversary edition of The Spiral Dance celebrates the pivotal role the book has had in bringing Goddess worship to the religious forefront. This bestselling classic is both an unparalleled reference on the practices and …
The Goddess
by Shahrukh Husain
The image of a Mother Goddess who embodies all the processes of nature has proved to be one of the most resonant and influential symbols of the 20th century. The Goddess is today a potent figurehead for feminists, Paganists and environmentalists …
Healing Chakras
by Ilchi Lee
The Chakras are the seven key energy centers of our body. When all seven Chakras are active and functioning optimally, we live a life of physical, mental, and spiritual health. Healing Chakras combines a deep underlying spiritual philosophy with …
Life’s Companion
by Christina Baldwin
Discusses how to transform journal writing into a tool for self-growth, heightened awareness, and personal fulfillment, using techniques that will help discover the bond between spiritual and everyday events. Reissue. 17,500 first printing.
Myths to Live by
by Joseph Campbell
Examines the myth-making process since primitive times to demonstrate the ways in which specific myths reflect human needs
The Power of Myth
by Joseph Campbell
Conversations between Joseph Campbell and Bill Moyers, a television journalist, discussing mythology and our ties to the past.
Book of Lies
by Aleister Crowley
The book consists of 93 chapters, each of which consists of one page of text. The chapters include a question mark, poems, rituals, instructions, and obscure allusions and cryptograms. The subject of each chapter is generally determined by its …
Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
by Dr. Seuss
Filled with glorious pop-ups, detailed pop-up booklets, special effects, and the complete original text, this Dr. Seuss classic bursts with vibrant new energy, thanks to the talents of paper engineer Carter. Appropriate for graduates of all ages …

Poetry

Anam Cara
by John O’Donohue
“Anam Cara is a rare synthesis of philosophy, poetry, and spirituality. This work will have a powerful and life-transforming experience for those who read it.” —Deepak Chopra John O’Donohue, poet, philosopher, and scholar, guides you through the …
World Tales
by Idries Shah
An illustrated collection of 65 folktales, each with an introduction outlining the appearance of the tale in various cultures.
A Bard’s Book of Pagan Songs
by Hugin the Bard
Original songs by “Hugin the Bard” accompanied by story, tale, or lore; each song with lyrics, chord charts, and lead sheets. Also includes a version of the Mabinogion, in English, translated from the Welsh.
The Mabinogion
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The Mabinogi, and Other Medieval Welsh Tales
by Patrick K. Ford
Tales about Pwyll, Branwen, Manawydan, Math, Lludd and Lleuelys, and Culhwch and Olwen, comprising the core of the ancient Welsh mythological cycle, are presented in readable, modern English translations
The White Goddess
by Robert Graves
Examines the language of ancient Celtic and Mediterranean poetic myths, probing the role of the all-encompassing female figure, the White Goddess, in the earliest forms of poetry
The Illustrated Alchemist
by Paulo Coelho
This fable aims teaches the reader to open their mind, listen to their heart and most importantly, follow their dreams.
The Poetry of Robert Frost
by Robert Frost
This definitive, paperback edition brings together more than three hundred fifty of Frost’s poems, each one with annotations providing complete bibliographic information and noting any textual changes
Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
by Dr. Seuss
Filled with glorious pop-ups, detailed pop-up booklets, special effects, and the complete original text, this Dr. Seuss classic bursts with vibrant new energy, thanks to the talents of paper engineer Carter. Appropriate for graduates of all ages …
Shakespeare for Lovers
by William Shakespeare
First published in a limited edition nearly fifty years ago, “Shakespeare For Lovers” went out of print once its original 1000 copies were sold out. The original format, decorations, and designs of renown English sculptor and engraver Eric Gill …
Collected Poems, Prose & Plays
by Robert Frost
A scholarly, annotated, and uniquely comprehensive edition gathers all of Frost’s major poetry, a selection of previously unanthologized poems, and the most extensive offering of his prose writings ever published, along with an essay on the texts …

Sabbats

The Mabinogion
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The Mabinogi, and Other Medieval Welsh Tales
by Patrick K. Ford
Tales about Pwyll, Branwen, Manawydan, Math, Lludd and Lleuelys, and Culhwch and Olwen, comprising the core of the ancient Welsh mythological cycle, are presented in readable, modern English translations
The Sabbats
by Edain McCoy
Mark the passing of time and honor each season with sacred ritual and seasonal craftwork, ancient stories and traditional treats. Create a colorful mask for Samhain, make a honey cake for Imbolg, fashion a chaplet of flowers at Bealtaine, bake a …
Wicca
by Timothy Roderick
A 366-day daily guide, ideal for solitary students teaches the core of witchcraft over the traditional length of time initiates take, including lessons on the tides of time, seasons, the ways of herbs and magic, the mysticism of the Old Ones, and …

Self-Help

Life’s Companion
by Christina Baldwin
Discusses how to transform journal writing into a tool for self-growth, heightened awareness, and personal fulfillment, using techniques that will help discover the bond between spiritual and everyday events. Reissue. 17,500 first printing.

Shamanism and Spirits

Fire in the Head
by Tom Cowan
In ‘The Song of Wandering Aengus’ William Butler Yeats refers to the ‘fire in the head’ that characterises the visionary experience. Tom Cowan has pursued this theme in a lyrical cross-cultural exploration of shamanism and the Celtic imagin
Drawing Down the Spirits
by Kenaz Filan
An insider’s view of the inner workings and prevalence of spirit possession in our modern world • Provides practical techniques for preparation, safety, aftercare, and aborting harmful possessions • Reveals the forms of ritual possession present …
Northern Magic
by Edred Thorsson
Presents a modern interpretation of Germanic religion, magic, and folklore, discussing mythology, gods and goddesses, runes, hexology, and magical systems