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The Contemporary Witch

12 Types & 35+ Spells and Rituals for Advancing Witches to Find Their Path [Witches Handbook, Modern Witchcraft, Spells, Rituals]

Published by Weldon Owen
Distributed by Simon & Schuster



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About The Book

Let Ambrosia Hawthorn, author of the best-selling book The Spell Book for New Witches, and Sarah Justice expertly guide you as you advance in your magic journey.

Are you no longer a baby witch? Do you already know the basics and wish to take your witchcraft to the next level? The Contemporary Witch helps you determine what path you’d like to specialize in and walks you through the next stage of your craft.

This comprehensive book provides a brief primer for basic witchcraft to help those who are new witches, followed by an introduction to the many different types of witchcraft, where they overlap, and a quiz to help you decide which type fits you best! Explore 12 popular specialized types of witchcraft, complete with history, tools needed, and DIY spells to start you on your magic path and then bring you to the intermediate level.

TRUSTED VOICES: Ambrosia Hawthorn is the best-selling author of The Spell Book for New Witches, which has guided tens of thousands of new witches on their witchcraft journey, and Sarah Justice is the managing editor of the extremely popular magazine Witchology

QUICK REFERENCE CHARTS: Includes expansive reference charts listing common crystals, herbs, oils, and other tools to help build your own witch’s toolkit

12 WITCHCRAFT TYPES: Explore the history and background of 12 different types of witchcraft, including traditional, ceremonial, kitchen, cottage, hedge, green, cosmic, shadow, crystal, and wellness

35+ SPELLS AND RITUALS: Enhance your craft with 35+ spells and rituals, ranging from beginner to intermediate levels

BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED: Features stunning illustrations throughout, including an inspirational altar illustration for your chosen witchcraft path

About The Authors

Ambrosia Hawthorn is a tarot reader, astrologer, and traveling eclectic witch with roots in Yup’ik shamanism and Puerto Rican folk magic. She is the owner of Wild Goddess Magick, a witchcraft blog, and the editorial director of Witchology Magazine. Ambrosia’s goal is to create and share new content about all types of magic with every witch.

Sarah Justice is the managing editor of Witchology magazine and contributing writer for Lisa Chamberlain's Witches' Planners for 2021 and 2022. She also owns The Tiny Cauldron (, an online witchcraft cottage filled with enchanted ritual items and kits to help witches foster their magic. Sarah's craft expertise focuses on Appalachian folk magick, cottage witchery, and colonial American folk practices.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Weldon Owen (July 11, 2023)
  • Length: 208 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781681888903

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