Health & Well-Being

A Beginner's Guide to Astrology: Learn how the language of the stars can light up your life

A beginner’s guide to harnessing the night skies, with everything you need to know to begin practicing astrology.

The ancient art of astrology interprets the stars and planets to examine what the universe tells us. The bodies in the sky affect each of our lives, and understanding this connection can provide answers to your questions and enrich your relationships with yourself and others.

This beautifully illustrated and photographed book offers an introductory guide to the zodiac signs. Learn about what astrology is, its history and the basics, including the elements, modalities, planets, and the astrological houses. Build a foundation in understanding how different celestial bodies interact and how they influence all the parts of your life, including love, friendship, and work.

Understand your sun, moon, and rising signs, learn about how the planets and houses affect you, and find out what crystals and essential oils can give you a boost. With A Beginner’s Guide to Astrology, you can explore how the stars influence who you are while shining a light on who you can be.

About The Author

Lisa Butterworth is the West Coast editor of BUST and a founding editor of Tidal. She covers food, fashion, pop culture, women’s issues, and more for outlets including Nylon, Cosmopolitan, Women’s Health, Elle, Martha Stewart Living, Time Out, and New York Magazine while basking in LA’s eternal sunshine. She has previously published 28 Days Vegan and A Beginner’s Guide to Chakras with Smith Street Books.

  • Publish Date: February 28, 2023
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Category: Body, Mind & Spirit - Astrology - General
  • Publisher: Smith Street Books
  • Trim Size: 5-7/8 x 8-4/9
  • Pages: 160
  • US Price: $19.95
  • CDN Price: $26.95
  • ISBN: 978-1-922754-24-0

Author Bookshelf: Lisa Butterworth