Literary Witches: A Celebration of Magical Women

Celebrate the witchiest women writers with beautiful illustrations and imaginative vignettes. 

Literary Witches draws a connection between witches and visionary writers: both are figures of formidable creativity, empowerment, and general badassery. Through poetic portraits, Taisia Kitaiskaia and Katy Horan honor the witchy qualities of well-known and obscure authors alike, including Virginia Woolf, Mira Bai, Toni Morrison, Emily Dickinson, Octavia E. Butler, Sandra Cisneros, and many more. 

Perfect for both book lovers and coven members, Literary Witches is a treasure and a source of inspiration. Kitaiskaia and Horan bring fresh insights on your most beloved authors, suggest enchanting new writers, and invite you to rediscover the magic of literature.

Written by Taisia Kitaiskaia, Illustrated by Katy Horan
128 pages
Published by Basic Books, 2017
6.1 x 8.1 inches