The Piercing Bible book coverA factual consumers' guide to safe body piercing by one of the world's most respected, experienced, and renowned professional body piercers.

Also contains information for people who deal with piercees: medical professionals, educators, parents, and others. There's plenty of tips and techniques for piercers, too!

Over 300 pages with plenty of illustrations and photos 

There is no other in-depth reference book exclusively about body piercing

Elayne Angel has performed over 40,000 piercings since the 1980s

And she still pierces. Check the Event Calendar for dates and locations.

To order: choose your shipping method and click the "Buy Now" Button or call (888) 888-1APP or email You will receive a book that has been autographed by Elayne Angel. The order will be filled by the Association of Professional Piercers (APP) and 25% of the proceeds go to the APP (a non-profit 501(c)(6) organization).

The Piercing Bible + Shipping

The Piercing Bible is also available from major booksellers: (and as an eBook from

Friends of Books (in India)
Mighty Ape (in New Zealand)

What the Book (in Korea)

It is also sold in other book stores and in piercing studios.

AVAILABLE as an eBook for Kindle, or other eReaders from

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