The best astrology books

Navigate your friendships, career and love life with our pick of astrology reads. 

These lively astrology classics were first published in the 1960s and 70s, but remain a primer for those seeking meaning in the stars, when it comes to finding love, friendship or healing. In fact, astrology is having another moment in the spotlight after a huge resurgence amongst millennials.

Here, we reveal the best books for delving into the topic and finding guidance for navigating the ever-tumultuous modern world.   

Astro Poets: Your Guides to the Zodiac

by Dorothea Lasky

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Social media sensations the Astro Poets have written the must-have astrology guide for the twenty-first century with insight and humour. They’ll help you see what’s written in the stars and use it to navigate your relationships, friendships and career. 

Sun Signs

by Linda Goodman

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First published in 1968, Linda Goodman’s Sun Signs is a comprehensive guide to the signs of the zodiac. Linda explains the importance of the sun and the characteristics of each sign, and how these can be used to really get to know the people in your life. 

Star Signs

by Linda Goodman

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How can music and colour be used to improve the mind?

Linda Goodman's code to the star signs, with advice on how to find health and happiness, holistic healing  and financial security, will broaden your astrological horizons with her trademark and compassion. 

Relationship Signs

by Linda Goodman

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Have you ever wondered why you feel like you've known someone for years when you've only just met? Why are you so attracted to someone who seems like your complete opposite? 

In Relationship Signs, Linda Goodman seeks the astrological key to the laws of attraction, with an analysis of compatibility and guidance on how to create your own astrological chart. 

Love Signs

by Linda Goodman

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Can a Gemini man find happiness with a Virgo woman? Will it be smooth sailing or perpetual fireworks for the Scorpio female and the Libra male?

Love Signs is a brand new approach to the human heart and a breakdown of how star signs connect and collide with each other. The lively exploration aims to help people better comprehend, improve and strengthen their relationships.

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Wild Card

by Jen Cownie

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Discover the tarot with Wild Card, a friendly, funny and straightforward guide to the seventy-eight cards, their stories and meanings.

At its heart, the tarot is a storytelling device, a deck of symbols and narratives that can spark conversations, inspire ideas, and reveal new perspectives. And you don't need to be psychic to use it: it is a practice that is open to everyone. In this beautifully illustrated guide, tarot readers Jen Cownie and Fiona Lensvelt introduce each of the cards, drawing on literature, pop culture, and their own experiences, and encourage you to add your voice to this centuries-old tradition. Whether you are learning to read for yourself and others, refreshing your knowledge, or just curious, Wild Card will show you how the tarot can add a little bit of magic to your life.