For many new to cannabis, books are an ideal introductory. Besides, a few hits and a good book about cannabis  can be doubly delightful. These five reads come highly recommended as SWEET JANE staff picks.

A Woman's Guide to Cannabis

A Woman’s Guide to Cannabis: Using Marijuana to Feel Better, Look Better, Sleep Better-and Get High Like a Lady

By Nikki Furrer

Learn all about the wonderful world of weed and how it benefits women of all ages in different forms—from a good case of the giggles to the medicinal properties for pain relief. 

Price: $15.26

Cannabis Pharmacy

Cannabis Pharmacy: The Practical Guide to Medical Marijuana — Revised and Updated

By Michael Backs

Get fully immersed in the world of medical cannabis with this comprehensive resource about varietals, methods, dosing, treatable conditions and more. 

Price: $21.40


Edibles: Small Bites for the Modern Cannabis Kitchen

By Stephanie Hua and Colleen Carroll 

For indulgers of sweet and savory edibles, alike, this cookbook offers recipes to cooks and bakers of all skill levels, from artisanal marshmallows to roasted beet hummus. 

Price: $18.50

Ganja Yoga

Ganja Yoga: A Practical Guide to Conscious Relaxation, Soothing Pain Relief, and Enlightened Self-Discovery

By Dee Dussault and Georgia Bardi 

Find out how to connect the practices of yoga and meditation with cannabis consumption for the proper combination of mindfulness and relaxation. 

Price: $20.69

High Heals

High Heals: How Two Women Found Their Footing in the Medical Cannabis Industry

By Leslie Apgar, MD and Gina Dubbé

Read all about how two women broke through the male-dominated cannabiz by launching a thriving, female-owned medical dispensary. 

Price: $14.95