Favorite Books of the Aontacht Interviewees

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Greetings my friends.

Below is a compilation of all the Favorite Books recommended by the various Druid community members we have interviewed in the Druidic Dawn's magazine - Aontacht.  We'll periodically add to this list as new Interviewees contribute their wisdom and preferences, so come check back!.

It's a great place to look for holiday presents or pick up an exceptional recommended book you are sure to enjoy.
We'll try and get them up in our Book section to make it even easier for you to make a purchase if that be your desire.



Volume 2, Issue 1 - Brian Walsh

1. The Year in Ireland - Kevin Danaher

2. The Handbook of the Scottish Gaelic World - Michael Newton


Volume 2, Issue 2 - Jason Kirkey

1. Nostos - John Moriarty

2. What the Curlew Said - John Moriarty

3. Invoking Ireland - John Moriarty

4. The Way: An Ecological World-View - Edward Goldsmith

5. The Dream of the Earth - Thomas Berry

6. The Spell of the Sensuous - David Abram

7. The Gary Snyder Reader (and others) - Gary Snyder


Volume 2, Issue 3 - Erynn Rowan Laurie

1. The Wisdom of the Outlaw; The Boyhood Deeds of Finn Narrative Tradition - Joseph F. Nagy

2. The Gaelic Otherworld - John Gregorson Campbell

3. The Celtic Heroic Age: Literary Sources for Ancient Celtic Europe and Wales (4th edition) - John T. Koch and John Carey

4. Buile Suibhne: The Frenzy of Suibhne - J.G. O'Keefe

5. Spellcraft - Robin Skelton

6. Samhain and other poems in Irish meters in the Eighth to Sixteenth Centuries - Robin Skelton

7. Nine Gates: Entering the Mind of Poetry - Jane Hirshfield

8. The Practice of the Wild - Gary Snyder

9. The Salmon in the Spring: The Ecology of Celtic Spirituality - Jason Kirkey


Volume 2, Issue 4 - Reverend Bishop Alistair Bate

1. The Druids - Professor Ronald Hutton

2. Magical Christianity: the power of symbols for spiritual renewal - Coleston Brown

3. Honest to Goddess: Russia, Sophia and the Celtic Soul - Reverend Geraint ap Iorwerth

4. Where Three Stream Meet - Friar Sean O'Duinn

5. The Druid Magic Handbook: Ritual Magic Rooted in the Living Earth - John Michael Greer


Volume 3, Issue 1 - Wyverne

1. All Books - Carlos Casteneda

2. All Books - Katherine Briggs

3. The Fairy Faith in Celtic Countries - WY Evans Wentz

4. Wise Women of the Dreamtime - Joanna Lambert (Volume editor) K Langloh Parker

5. The Oxford Book of Ballads - Chosen and Edited by Arthur Quiller-Couch


Volume 3, Issue 2 - Sidney Lancaster

1. How are Things? - Roger-Pol Droit

2. The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality - HH the Dalia Lama

3. The Voice Within the Wind - Of Becoming and the Druid Way - by Greywind

4. Blood and Mistletoe - The History of the Druids in Britain - Ronald Hutton

5. Taliesin: The Last Celtic Shaman - John Mathews


Thank you for your time and consideration



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