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The Traveller’s Guide to the Duat, from Immanion Press.

The Guide is sort of a romp, really – it is certainly, I think, an informative book, but it’s far from being any sort of introduction to Egyptian religion. The more you know, the better the jokes are.

It is, mind, the product of several years of research, writing, and revision; it is chock full of actual information.


Manifesting Prosperity: A Wealth Magic Anthology, edited by Taylor Ellwood, from Immanion Press.

Sacred Power, Holy Surrender: Living a Spiritual Power Dynamic, edited by Raven Kaldera, from Alfred Press.

Sekhmet: When the Lion Roars, edited by Galina Krasskova, from Asphodel Press.

A Mantle of Stars: A Devotional for the Queen of Heaven, edited by Jen McConnel, from the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

Les Cabinets Des Polytheistes, edited by Rebecca Buchanan, from the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.