Entries Tagged as 'Reverence'

The Boy Who Loved All Living Things

January 14th, 2013 · No Comments · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY Today is Albert Schweitzer’s birthday. Those of us who work to instill in our children reverence for life are indebted to the Nobel Peace Prize winner for developing an ethical framework based on the basic principle that we and all living beings desire to go on living. The Boy Who Loved […]

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Looking for Easter

March 17th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY I’ve been on a quest for vegan-friendly Easter books for two years now, but the pickin’s are awfully, awfully slim. It’s a surprise too, since Easter is about new life, so you’d think there would be a huge number of life-affirming children’s books. Not so. Happily, Dori Chaconas and Margie Moore’s¬†Looking […]

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Above All, Be Kind

April 4th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JACQUELINE BODNAR Zoe Weil has penned a list of books that aim to make the world a better place. With this one, she goes right to the heart by trying to reach the children through their parents. Those parents who want to raise the next generation to be compassionate, caring individuals will want […]

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