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There are so many wonderful and powerful books that have truly changed people's lives.  While I have not read many of the ones I've listed below, they come to me highly recommended.  Please click on the links to read the descriptions.  And come visit my site again, as I will be updating this list as time goes on.

mainly ANIMAL/ETHICAL issues



Animal Liberation:  The Definitive Classic of the Animal Movement 

by Peter Singer

Eating Animals  

by Jonathan Safran Foer

This is Vegan Propaganda (And Other Lies That the Meat Industry Tells You)  

by Ed Winters (Earthling Ed)


Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs and Wear Cows:  An Introduction to Carnism

by Melanie Joy

Voices for Animal Liberation:  Inspirational Accounts by Animal Rights Activists

by Brittany Michelson

mainly HEALTH issues


How Not To Die:  Discover the Foods Scientifically Proven to Prevent and Reverse Disease 

by Dr. Michael Greger


Diet for a New America:  How Your Food Choices Affect Your Health, Happiness and the Future of Life on Earth

by John Robbins

The China Study:  The Most Comprehensive Study of Nutrition Ever Conducted, and the Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss and Long Term Health

by T.  Colin Campbell


mainly FITNESS issues



The Athlete's Simple Guide to a Plant-Based Lifestyle:  How to Easily Improve Your Health, Performance, and Longevity.  Works for Non-Athletes, Too!  by Suzanna McGee.  (Suzanna is my dear friend, fitness coach, and the gal who convinced me to write my book!)

mainly ENVIRONMENTAL issues




What's the Real Cost of a Burger?

The Hidden Cost of Hamburgers



mainly RELIGIOUS issues




Should Christians Be Vegan? - by Vegan Yak

The Lecture Every Jew Has To Watch (for adults) - by Asa Keisar, who is an Israeli Jewish religious scholar, rabbiscribe, and advocate for veganism.  Keisar became a vegan after learning about the widespread animal welfare issues present in today's egg and dairy factory farms.  WARNING: You will be shown footage of the treatment of animals on farms.


mainly FOR KIDS


That's Why We Don't Eat Animals 

by Ruby Roth

Buzzie Buzz Books - By Hanna Golan.  Buzzie Buzz is the proverbial "fly on the wall" who perpetually seeks out adventures that teach him about veganism.  (Hanna is my dear friend who inspired me to become vegan.  I have also had the privilege of editing many of her children's books.)

All About Farmed Animals:  The Vegan Perspective - by Hanna Golan.  This link will take you Hanna's Author Page.  She has written so many beautiful books about animals.  Look for the ones that say The Vegan Perspective ... or check out all her fact-filled and colorful books.  (Hanna is my dear friend who inspired me to become vegan.  I have also had the privilege of editing many of her children's books.)



A Series of Vegan Videos for Kids (and adults, too.)

by Emily Moran Barwick

A 10-Year-Old's Vision for Healing the Planet - TEDx Talk

by Genesis Butler (uploaded by TEDx)

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