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Article  •  30 August 2022


8 of the best books about crystals

From crystal healing books to personal essays on the power of crystals, these books will help you explore the many facets of the crystal world.

Looking for books about crystals?

Then you’ve come to the right place. These books cover everything from crystal healing to basic features that differentiate one stone from the next.

Dive in to learn about crystals, crystal healing, crystal properties, keeping your stones clean, rituals, meditations and more.

The best books about crystals and crystal healing


Crystals book cover.

Crystals by Sadie Kadlec

Crystals are for everyone, and this comprehensive book will tell you exactly how to access their healing energy. Covering 200 crystals, the book explores the properties of each, guiding readers to uncover the powerful potential of crystalline energy.


Crystal healing for women book cover.

Crystal Healing for Women by Mariah K. Lyons

Revered for their restorative powers, crystals have served humanity for millennia. Crystal healer and reiki master Mariah K. Lyons shares her knowledge in this beautifully-illustrated, practical guide for women. By providing tips on how to select and care for crystals, the book guides readers on a journey towards finding deeper levels of spiritual growth and healing.


Crystal clear book cover.

Crystal Clear by Jaya Saxena

Crystal Clear explores and demystifies the history, properties and modern self-care appeal of crystals through voice-driven personal essays from Jaya Saxena. In the book, Jaya reflects on – and challenges – the ideas associated with eleven popular crystals. By sharing her perspective, Jaya guides readers on an exploration of how we assign meaning and power to crystals and thus, our lives.


Crystal Mindfulness book cover.

Crystal Mindfulness by Judy Hall

In this book, world-renowned crystal expert Judy Hall explains how to use crystals in everyday mindfulness practice to help focus awareness and live in the moment. If you’re looking for a way to be more mindful, crystals just might be the tools you’ve been searching for. Featuring 24 beautifully-photographed crystals, Crystal Mindfulness gives descriptions of each alongside the mindfulness benefits they offer.


The crystal code book cover.

The Crystal Code by Tamara Drissen

Life can be stressful. From mountains of work emails to never-ending life admin to finding time to see friends and family – the list goes on and on. Working with crystals is a way to slow that frenetic world down, and this book will show you how. Introducing 70 stones and their unique personalities, The Crystal Code explains how to find the perfect crystals to power and energise you. As a bonus, there are a few easy rituals, meditations, and self-care routines included so you can start putting your crystals to work right away.


Energy-cleansing crystals book cover.

Energy-Cleansing Crystals by Judy Hall

Heal yourself, your environment and the Earth with the energy of the 30 best clearing crystals. This book will guide you through the basics of crystals, using chakras and energies to keep your energy field as a pure channel for healing. Crystal expert, Judy Hall, addresses how crystals can be used to detoxify, harmonise and purify.


Awakening the crystals book cover.

Awakening the Crystals by Sandra Mariah Wright and Leanne Marrama

Whether you would like to take back control in an uncertain world, encourage harmony in the home, or invite in prosperity, Awakening the Crystals will help transform your life. This beautifully illustrated guide will help you choose the right stones, calm your nerves, achieve your goals, and welcome good luck – with a little bit of help from these ancient tools.


Crystal and gem book cover.

Crystal & Gem by DK

This engaging reference guide is the perfect introduction to crystals for young readers. From the rarest crystal to the most common stone, this illustrated guide provides encyclopedia profiles to help identify and understand all kinds of crystals and gems. Find out how diamonds become valuable rings, why labradorite is so colourful and how crystals can be made in a lab. 


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The most comprehensive, modern-looking book of crystals and their uses on the market
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Crystal Healing for Women: Gift Edition
Discover the physical, mental, and spiritual healing power of crystals and awaken the healer within.
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Crystal Clear
From the co-author of Basic Witches, Crystal Clear explores and demystifies the history, properties, and modern self-care appeal of crystals through voice-driven personal essays by one of the internet's most beloved culture writers.
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Crystal Mindfulness
The #1 Bestselling Crystal guru, Judy Hall, brings her crystal healing expertise to the increasingly popular mindfulness movement.
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The Crystal Code
A modern guide to unlocking the power of gemstones and crystals
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Energy-Cleansing Crystals
Heal yourself, your environment and the Earth with the energy of 30 of the best clearing crystals and exercises from internationally recognised crystal expert.
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Awakening the Crystals
A gorgeously illustrated guide to stimulating creativity, inviting in love, achieving your goals, and improving your life with crystals.
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Crystal & Gem
Engaging and entertaining reference guide about crystals and gems - perfect for younger readers
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