Book Reviews

In alphabetical order by author:

Non-Fiction

Amaral, Geraldine and Nancy Brady Cunningham

Tarot Celebrations (review by Mary Jane Bolle)

Amberstone, Ruth Ann and Wald

Tarot Tips (review by Diane Wilkes)

Anderson, Vikki

Totally Tarot: How to be a Tarot Detective (review by Diane Wilkes)

Arcarti, Krystyna

Tarot for Beginners  (review by Michele Jackson)

Arrien, Angeles

The Tarot Handbook: Practical Applications of Ancient Visual Symbols (review by Lee Bursten)

Banzhaf, Hajo

Tarot & Journey of the Hero (review by Diane Wilkes)

Berres, Janet

Textbook of the Tarot  (review by Michele Jackson)

Betts, Timothy

Tarot and the Millennium (review by Michele Jackson)
Tarot and the Millennium (review by Michele Jackson)

Braden, Nina Lee

Tarot of Self Discovery (review by Diane Wilkes)

Bunning, Joan

Learning the Tarot  (review by Michele Jackson)

Burger, Evelin and Johannes Fiebig

Complete Book of Tarot Spreads  (review by Michele Jackson)
Complete Book of Tarot Spreads (review by Lisa Rush)

Butler, Bill

The Tarot Dictionary (review by Michele Jackson)
The Tarot Dictionary (review by Nina Lee Braden)

Carroll, Wilma

The 2-Hour Tarot Tutor (review by Chris Asselin)

Chevalier, Pierre

Tarot: Poetic Revelations and Other Verses (review by Diane Wilkes)

Compton, Madonna

Archetypes on the Tree of Life (review by Michele Jackson)

Connolly, Eileen

Tarot: The First Handbook for the Master (review by Michele Jackson)
Tarot: A New Handbook for the Apprentice
 (review by Michele Jackson)

Crowley, Aleister

The Book of Thoth (review by Michele Jackson)

Decker, Ron and Michael Dummett

History of the Occult Tarot: 1870 - 1970  (review by Lee Bursten)
History of the Occult Tarot: 1870 - 1970 (review by K. Frank Jensen)

Decker, Ron, Thierry Depaulis, and Michael Dummett

A Wicked Pack of Cards: The Origins of the Occult Tarot (review by Michele Jackson)

Donaldson, Terry

Tarot Spellcaster (review by Michele Jackson)

Douglas, Alfred

The Tarot (review by Nina Lee Braden)

Duquette, Lon Milo

Tarot of Ceremonial Magick (review by Michele Jackson)
Understanding Aleister Crowley's Thoth Tarot (review by Diane Wilkes)
Understanding Aleister Crowley's Thoth Tarot (review by K. Frank Jensen)

Fairfield, Gail

Choice Centered Relating and the Tarot (review by Diane Wilkes)
Choice Centered Tarot
 (review by Michele Jackson)

Fortune, Dion

The Mystical Qabala (review by Michele Jackson)

Fredericks, Emmi

The Smart Girl's Guide to Tarot (review by Diane Wilkes)

Galenorn, Yasmine

Tarot Journeys (review by Michele Jackson)

Garen, Nancy

The Tarot According to You (review by Michele Jackson)
Tarot Made Easy  (review by Michele Jackson)

Giles, Cynthia

The Russian Tarot of St. Petersburg (review by Michele Jackson)
Tarot: History, Mystery and Lore (review by Michele Jackson)
Tarot: History, Mystery and Lore (review by Nina Lee Braden)
Tarot: Methods, Mastery and More (review by C. Demetrius Morgan)

Gillentine, Julie

Tarot and Dream Interpretation (review by Ron Hogan)

Gray, Eden

A Complete Guide to the Tarot (review by Nina Lee Braden)
Mastering the Tarot  (review by Michele Jackson)
Mastering the Tarot (review by Nina Lee Braden)

Greer, Mary K.

The Complete Book of Tarot Reversals  (review by Diane Wilkes)
The Complete Book of Tarot Reversals  (review by Gavin Pugh)
The Complete Book of Tarot Reversals (review by James Wells)
Tarot for Your Self  (review by Michele Jackson)
Tarot for Your Self (review by Nina Lee Braden)
Understanding the Tarot Court (with T. Tadfor Little) (review by Diane Wilkes)
Understanding the Tarot Court (with T. Tadfor Little) (review by Joan Cole)

Hazel, Elizabeth

Tarot Decoded (review by Diane Wilkes)

Hollander, P. Scott

Tarot for Beginners (review by Michele Jackson)

Huets, Jean

The Cosmic Tarot (review by Michele Jackson)

Hughes-Barlow, Paul

Tarot and the Magus (review by Chris Asselin)

Hulse, David Allen

The Key of It All (review by Michele Jackson)

Huson, Paul

The Devil's Picturebook (review by Michele Jackson)
Mystical Origins of the Tarot (review by K. Frank Jensen)

Japikse, Carl

The Tarot Journal: Using the Tarot to Explore the Unconscious (review by Diane Wilkes)

Jayanti, Amber

Living the Tarot (review by Michele Jackson)
Living the Tarot
 
(review by Diane Wilkes)
Tarot for Dummies
 (review by Lee Bursten)

Johnson, Cait

Tarot for Everyday (review by Michele Jackson)

Jette, Christine

Professional Tarot (review by Lee Bursten)
Professional Tarot (review by Diane Wilkes)
Professional Tarot (review by Kim Huggins)
Tarot for All Seasons  (review by Diane Wilkes)
Tarot for All Seasons  (review by Valerie Sim-Behi)
Tarot for the Healing Heart  (review by Diane Wilkes)
Tarot Shadow Work
 (review by Diane Wilkes)
Tarot Shadow Work  (review by Valerie Sim-Behi)

Jorgensen, Danny

The Esoteric Scene, Cultic Milieu, and Occult Tarot (review by James Revak)

K. Amber, and Azrael Arynn K.

Heart of Tarot: An Intuitive Approach (review by Diane Wilkes)

Kaplan, Stuart

The Encyclopedia of Tarot: Volumes 1, 2 and 3  (review by Michele Jackson)
The Encyclopedia of Tarot: Volumes 1, 2 and 3 (review by Nina Lee Braden)
Tarot Classic (review by Nina Lee Braden)

Kelly, Dorothy

Tarot Card Combinations  (review by Michele Jackson)

Kliegman, Isabel

Tarot and the Tree of Life: Finding Everyday Wisdom in the Minor Arcana (review by Michele Jackson)
Tarot and the Tree of Life: Finding Everyday Wisdom in the Major Arcana (review by Diane Wilkes)

Kraig, Donald Michael

Tarot and Magic (review by Diane Wilkes)

Lerner, Isha

The Inner Child Tarot Workbook (review by Diane Wilkes)

Lichtenberg, Jacqueline

Never Cross a Palm With Silver (review by Michele Jackson)

McCarroll, Amber

A Kaleidoscope of Dreams (review by Diane Wilkes)

McCloskey, Leigh

Tarot ReVISIONed (review by Diane Wilkes)

McElroy, Mark

Putting the Tarot to Work (review by Lee Bursten)
Putting the Tarot to Work (review by Diane Wilkes)
Taking the Tarot to Heart (review by Diane Wilkes)

Marzano-Fritz, Francesca and Carl W. Rohrig

The Rohrig-Tarot Book (review by Michele Jackson)

Masino, Marcia

Easy Tarot Guide (review by Michele Jackson)
Easy Tarot Guide (review by Dawn Shainheit)

Michelsen, Teresa

The Complete Tarot Reader (review by Diane Wilkes)
Designing Your Own Tarot Spreads (review by Diane Wilkes)

Moore, Barbara

What Tarot Can Do For You (review by Lee Bursten)
What Tarot Can Do for You (review by Joan Cole)

Morgan, Michele

A Magical Guide in Tarot (Review by Diane Wilkes)

Mori, Josephine and Jill Stockwell

Guide to the Tarot of the Sephiroth (review by Errol McLendon)

Morrison, Dorothy

Everyday Tarot Magic (review by Diane Wilkes)
Whimsical Tarot (review by Robert Moyer)

Moura, Ann

Tarot for the Green Witch (review by Bonnie Cehovet)
Tarot for the Green Witch (review by Ron Hogan)

Nettles, Bea

Knights of Assisi (review by Michele Jackson)

Olmstead, Kathleen

Girl's Guide to the Tarot (review by Diane Wilkes)

O'Neill, Robert

Tarot Symbolism (review by Nina Lee Braden)

Payne-Towler, Christine

The Underground Stream (review by Michele Jackson)

Place, Robert

The Tarot: History, Symbolism, and Divination (review by Mark McElroy)

Pollack, Rachel

78 Degrees of Wisdom  (review by Michele Jackson)
78 Degrees of Wisdom (review by Nina Lee Braden)
The Complete Illustrated Guide to the Tarot  (review by Michele Jackson)
A Forest of Souls (review by Diane Wilkes)
The Kabbalah Tree (review by Joan Cole)
The New Tarot: Variations on Ancient Images
(review by Michele Jackson)

Porter, Tracy

Tarot Companion (review by Diane Wilkes)

Renee, Janina

Tarot: Your Everyday Guide (review by Diane Wilkes)
Tarot: Your Everyday Guide
(review by Valerie Sim-Behi)

Ricklef, James

KnightHawk's Tarot Readings (review by Diane Wilkes)
Tarot: Get the Whole Story (review by Diane Wilkes)
Tarot Tells the Tale (review by Joan Cole)
Tarot Tells the Tale (review by Ron Hogan)
Tarot Tells the Tale (review by Kim Huggins)

Riley, Jana

Tarot Dictionary and Compendium (review by Michele Jackson)
Tarot Dictionary and Compendium (review by Nina Lee Braden)

Rodway, Howard

Tarot of Northern Shadows (review by Vanessa Beeby)

Rose, Carol Jean

The Tarot Gypsy Tales (review by Michele Jackson)
The Tarot Gypsy Tales (review by Arnell Ando)

Rovelli, Paul

The Whole Tarot Workbook (review by Michele Jackson)

Rowland, Ian

The Full Facts Book of Cold Reading (review by Lee Bursten)

Samul, Leah

Wisdom in the Cards: A Guide to the Hudes Tarot (review by Michele Jackson)

Sargent, Carl

Personality, Divination and the Tarot (review by Michele Jackson)

Shavick, Nancy

The Tarot (review by Michele Jackson)
The Tarot Reader  (review by Michele Jackson)
Mastering the Tarot  (review by Michele Jackson)
The Tarot Guide to Love and Relationships  (review by Michele Jackson)

Sim, Valerie

Tarot Outside the Box (review by Sandra Thomson)

Sterling, Stephen Walter

Tarot Awareness: Exploring the Spiritual Path (review by Diane Wilkes)

Steward, Alan

Down to Earth Tarot  (review by Michele Jackson)

Thomson, Sandra

Pictures From the Heart: A Tarot Dictionary (review by Diane Wilkes)

Tierra, Michael and Candis Cantin

The Spirit of Herbs: A Guide to the Herbal Tarot (review by Teresa Michelsen)

Toland, Diane

Inner Pathways to the Divine (review by Diane Wilkes)

Turk, Julia

Navigators of the Mystic Sea (review by Michele Jackson)

Tyson, Donald

1-2-3 Tarot (review by Diane Wilkes)

Uecker, Ellen Z.

Through the Tarot Looking Glass In Search of Self: Guide to the Psychodynamics of Tarot Imagery (e-book version - review by Michele Jackson)

Vega, Phyllis

Romancing the Tarot  (review by Michele Jackson)

Vega, Phyllis and Trish MacGregor

Power Tarot   (review by Michele Jackson)

Vogel, Karen

Motherpeace Tarot Guidebook  (review by Michele Jackson)

Waite, Arthur E.

The Pictorial Key to the Tarot (review by Nina Lee Braden)

Waldherr, Kris

The Goddess Tarot Book (review by Diane Wilkes)
The Goddess Tarot Workbook (review by Diane Wilkes)

Wang, Robert

Qabalistic Tarot: A Textbook of Mystical Philosophy (review by Michele Jackson)
Qabalistic Tarot, 2nd Edition (review by Lee Bursten)

Wanless, James

Strategic Intuition for the 21st Century: Tarot for Business (review by Diane Wilkes)

Warwick-Smith, Kate

The Tarot Court Cards: Archetypal Patterns of Relationship in the Minor Arcana (review by Joan Cole)

Webster, Richard

Playing Card Divination for Beginners (review by Lee Bursten)

Wood, Robin

The Robin Wood Tarot Book  (Review by Lori Cluelow, aka Crystal Sage) 

Various Authors

Llewellyn's 2005 Tarot Reader (Review by Diane Wilkes)
2006 Llewellyn Tarot Reader (Review by Diane Wilkes)

Fiction

Block, Francesca Lia - The Hanged Man (review by Diane Wilkes)
Cach, Lisa - Dating Without Novocaine (review by Diane Wilkes)
Calvino, Italo - Castle of Crossed Destinies (review by Sherryl Smith)
Crowley, John -
Little, Big (review by Lee Bursten)
Miller, Lynn - The Fool's Journey: A Romance (review by Diane Wilkes)
Morrison, Grant and Dave McKean -
Arkham Asylum (review by Yvonne Rathbone)
Shields, Jody - The Fig Eater (review by Diane Wilkes)
Sullivan, Evelin -
Four of Fools (review by Diane Wilkes)
Worth, Valerie - Gypsy Gold  (review by Diane Wilkes)
Yorke, Christy -
The Wishing Garden (review by Diane Wilkes)


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