Entries Tagged as 'vegan kids'

Standing Up to Mr. O.

February 19th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Books

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN If I had the chance to modify the lyrics to The Sound of Music’s My Favorite Things, I’d be sure to list “finding random children’s animal rightsy books at the library” as one of them.  I just recently scored this little literary nibble. Claudia Mills’ Standing Up to Mr. O. […]

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Tofu and T. rex

December 14th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT After a botched attempt at activism involving her Texas school’s mascot (“a poor, ancient, drugged up steer” named Angus),the eighth-grade protagonist in Tofu and T. rex, Frederika Murchison-Kowalski, is sent to live with her grandfather and dinosaur-obsessed cousin in Chicago.  Freddie is a recent convert to veganism – formerly octo-lavo, she notes […]

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Cows Are Vegetarians

September 5th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JOHN MCINTYRE With a title like Cows Are Vegetarians, you would expect this book to tell you all about how cows eat grass all their lives. Fortunately, inside its cover is a message much more exciting and profound. Educating your kids about the vegan or vegetarian lifestyle can be tough at times, which […]

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Baby Whales Drink Milk

July 17th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN I wouldn’t normally review a series-based publication, like those of the “Let’s-Read-And-Find-Out Science” compilation (although many of their titles are quite interesting), but this particular one is dietary ammunition in a vegan parent’s bookshelf. Drinking milk, particularly cows’ lacteal secretions, past infancy has become a given in human society. Looking […]

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