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Don’t let your life be bullied by Pluto. Discover how to domesticate astrology’s bad boy and master the transition into the Pluto era.

Pluto, the planet of transformation, is in transit in Capricorn through 2024, awakening a tidal force of change. The last time we saw this combination, the world felt the impact in the Revolutionary War that birthed America.

In this wickedly funny guidebook, world-renowned astrologers Hazel Dixon-Cooper and Cathleen Bridgett Walther are here to show you how to use this unique time to overcome fear, guilt, regret, and self-punishment, and find your place in the cosmos. Their in-your-face advice and step-by-step instructions will help you unlock the heroic part of your soul and flourish in every aspect of your life.

Pluto’s transit in Capricorn presents all of us with a series of cosmic wakeup calls—bringing a unique opportunity to overcome our most difficult and ingrained traits. Begin now with Harness Astrology's Bad Boy, and you will emerge this Pluto transit stronger, wiser, and more in control of your life than ever before.

About The Authors

Photography by Christopher Allen Poe

Hazel Dixon-Cooper has been a professional astrologer for more than twenty-five years. She is the author of the Rotten Day humorous astrology book series. She has written astrology articles and columns for a variety of newspapers and magazines, including Cosmopolitan magazine’s Bedside Astrologer column. She is a popular guest on a wide variety of international, national, and regional radio programs.

Photograph by pro fashion/art photo Ineta McParland

Cathleen Bridgett Walther is a professional astrologer and has written astrology, advice, and numerology columns for Elle, Life & Style,, and Woman’, among others. She has been a guest astrologer on the CBS Morning Show and is the author of the popular astrology guide Conquer the Cosmos. Her extensive client list includes celebrities such as Cher, Heather Locklear, Richie Sambora, and Chazz Palminteri. Visit her online at

Product Details

  • Publisher: Atria Books/Beyond Words (November 4, 2014)
  • Length: 240 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781476735498

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Raves and Reviews

"Bridgett rocks...and rolls...all over the future! She understands using the stars as a map to not just your destiny, but avoiding tragedies before they happen.

– Richie Sambora, musician

"Bridgett Walther is an artist, a teacher, a healer. Don't miss this opportunity to read her work."

– Nancy Oliver, Academy Award Nominee for Lars and the Real Girl

“I read this book with delight. It lightened up astrology for me while also shinning a bright light on Pluto. Coupled with the authors’ contemporary eye on mythology, Harness Astrology's Bad Boy helped me better understand how my surly world can be bound to a cosmic passage.”

– Lawrence Fisher, NY Times bestselling author of Memoir of a Milk Carton Kid

"Even though I tell people I'm a skeptic, for years I've secretly read Hazel's astrology books and columns because they are so damn fun and surprisingly insightful. This book is no exception! There's tons of info here for all the signs...I had a blast turning these pages."

– John Searles, bestselling author of Help for the Haunted and Strange But True

“I adore Hazel personally, as she shines like one of the stars, suns or moons she studies. However, that is not why I endorse Harness Astrology's Bad Boy. I do so because her insights are phenomenal and so in touch with who we are that I explore everything she puts out. Hazel has the ability to read ME like a book, as few others can. Hazel, thank you for gifting us with your knowledge and your intuition.”

– Tonya Reiman, national bestselling author of The Power of Body Language

“Who doesn’t love a bad boy? Well, anyone who doesn’t know how to get along with one. Harness Astrology's Bad Boy shows each sign how to work with Pluto, the motorcycle-riding, ill-tempered, yet undeniably attractive rebel with a cause. Only Hazel Dixon-Cooper and Bridgett Walther could explain, with clarity and a good dose of dames-in-the-know humor, how to turn this potential planetary troublemaker into your new best friend. Why wait for your stars to align? This book shows you how to use Pluto’s muscle to make it happen.”

– Suzan Colon, author of Cherries in Winter

"Wouldn't you rather have this bad boy on your side instead of working against you? Pick up Harness Astrology's Bad Boy to get started! Like Pluto's highest symbol, the Phoenix, you can rise from the ashes of the past to make your next act the best one yet.”

– Rik McNeil Bollman, Program Director at Mighty Media Group, LP

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