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Diana L. Paxson (born 1943) is an author, primarily in the fields of Paganism and Heathenism. Her published works include fantasy and historical fiction novels, as well as numerous short stories. More recently she has also published books about Pagan and Heathen religions and practices.

In addition to her multiple novels and collaborations, she has written over seventy short stories. Her best-known works are the Westria novels, and the later books in the Avalon series, which she first co-wrote with Marion Zimmer Bradley, then took over sole authorship of after Bradley's death. Paxson's other books include Taking Up the Runes, Essential Asatru, and Trance-Portation. She writes a regular column for the women's spirituality magazine, Sagewoman.

Paxson has been active in the leadership of a number of organizations. She hosted the first activities of the Society for Creative Anachronism, and was subsequently among that group's founding Directors and Corporate Officers when it incorporated. She was the western regional director of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America, and is a frequent panelist at science fiction conventions, especially Baycon, where she was the 2007 Fantasy Guest of Honor.

A leader in the Neopagan and Heathen revivals, Paxson is the founder of the The Fellowship of the Spiral Path and has served as First Officer of the Covenant of the Goddess. She has been Steerswoman of the Heathen group, The Troth, a member of its Board of Directors, and currently edits its journal, Idunna. She is a pioneer in the revival of Oracular Seidh, which she has taught and performed at many Neopagan and heathen festivals and retreats.

She composes and plays music for the harp. She currently lives at her home, Greyhaven, in Berkeley, California.

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Total Books: 120
The Essential Guide to Possession Depossession and Divine Relationships
2015 - The Essential Guide to Possession Depossession and Divine Relationships (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781578635528
ISBN-10: 1578635527
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 1

The Way of the Oracle Recovering the Practices of the Past to Find Answers for Today
Marion Zimmer Bradley's Ancestors of Avalon
Priestess of Avalon
Marion Zimmer Bradley's Sword of Avalon
2010 - Marion Zimmer Bradley's Sword of Avalon (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780451463210
ISBN-10: 0451463218
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 2.4/5 Stars.
 4

Marion Zimmer Bradley's Ravens of Avalon
2009 - Marion Zimmer Bradley's Ravens of Avalon (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780451462893
ISBN-10: 0451462890
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 12

Trance-portation Learning to Navigate the Inner World
2008 - Trance-portation Learning to Navigate the Inner World (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781578634057
ISBN-10: 1578634059
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Self-Help
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 6

Ravens of Avalon
2008 - Ravens of Avalon [Avalon, Bk 6] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780451462114
ISBN-10: 0451462114
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
 10

Marion Zimmer Bradley's Ravens of Avalon A Novel
Die Hterin von Avalon
2007 - Die Hterin Von Avalon (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783453290204
ISBN-10: 3453290208
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The Golden Hills of Westria
2007 - The Golden Hills of Westria (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780765347848
ISBN-10: 0765347849
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 2

Essential Asatru Walking the Path of Norse Paganism
2006 - Essential Asatru Walking the Path of Norse Paganism (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780806527086
ISBN-10: 0806527080
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 5

Marion Zimmer Bradley's Ancestors of Avalon
2006 - Marion Zimmer Bradley's Ancestors of Avalon (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780451461148
ISBN-10: 0451461142
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
 31

Ancestors of Avalon
2006 - Ancestors of Avalon (Other)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780007235254
ISBN-10: 0007235259
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Golden Hills of Westria
2006 - The Golden Hills of Westria (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780765308894
ISBN-10: 0765308894
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 3

Taking Up The Runes A Complete Guide To Using Runes In Spells Rituals Divination And Magic
2005 - Taking Up the Runes a Complete Guide to Using Runes in Spells Rituals Divination and Magic (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781578633258
ISBN-10: 1578633257
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
 7

Die Ahnen von Avalon
2005 - Die Ahnen Von Avalon (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783453350021
ISBN-10: 3453350022
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Die Herrin der Insel
2004 - Die Herrin Der Insel (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783404204922
ISBN-10: 3404204921
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The Ancestors of Avalon
2004 - The Ancestors of Avalon (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780007138432
ISBN-10: 0007138431
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Die Herrin von Camelot
2004 - Die Herrin Von Camelot (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783404204847
ISBN-10: 3404204840
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Ancestors of Avalon
2004 - Ancestors of Avalon [Avalon, Bk 5] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780670033140
ISBN-10: 0670033146
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 80

2002 - The Book of the Stone [Thorndike Press Large Print Science Fiction Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
2002 - The Hallowed Isle [Large Print] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
2002 - The Book of the Spear [Thorndike Press Large Print Science Fiction Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
2001 - The Book of the Sword [The Hallowed Isle, Book 1] (Hardcover)
2001 - Priestess of Avalon [Avalon, Bk 4 - Audio Cassette - Abridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2001 - The Book of Cauldron and the Book of the Stone [The Hallowed Isle, Books 3 and 4] (Paperback)
2000 - Hallowed Isle [The Book of the Sword and the Book of the Spear, Books 1 and 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1999 - The Book of the Cauldron [The Hallowed Isle, Book 3] (Paperback)Hardcover
1996 - Sword of Fire and Shadow [The Chronicle of Fionn Mac Cumhal, No 3] (Paperback)Hardcover
1995 - The Dragons of the Rhine [Wodan's Children, Bk. 2] (Paperback)Hardcover
1992 - The Earthstone [Westria] (Paperback)
1992 - The Sea Star [Westria] (Paperback)Paperback
1992 - The Jewel of Fire [7th Book of Westria] (Paperback)Paperback
1990 - Wind Crystal [Westria, No. 6] (Paperback)Paperback
1982 - Lady of Light [Westria, No 1] (Paperback)
Lady of Light Lady of Darkness [The Chronicles of Westria] (Paperback)
The Lord of the Horses [Wodan's Children, Bk 3] (Hardcover)