Entries Tagged as 'Vegetarian Protagonist'

The Secret Life of Mitch Spinach

January 26th, 2011 · 4 Comments · Books

Review By ROBYN MOORE The Secret Life of Mitch Spinach begins in the cafeteria, where Mitch’s classmates are eating the standard American diet of pizza, French fries, and chicken fingers (this is a sad commentary on our schools today, where most cafeterias serve processed junk food). Mitch pulls out his Nutripak, filled with organic fruits, […]

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Vunce Upon a Time

December 2nd, 2010 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY Ready for a quirky, silly, veggie read? Then dig your fangs, I mean teeth, into J.otto Seibold and Siobhan Vivian’s picture book Vunce Upon a Time, starring a gentle soul named Dagmar who just so happens to be a vegetarian and a vampire. When we borrowed this Halloween-themed book from the […]

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Free the Worms!

June 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JACQUELINE BODNAR Katie Kazoo, Switcheroo is a series of books about a young girl. In Free the Worms, she is at odds with the notion that she is a vegetarian and her teacher wants the class to gather worms to feed to the classroom snake. While gathering worms with the other students, she […]

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Herb the Vegetarian Dragon

December 31st, 2009 · 4 Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT Herb the Vegetarian Dragon is a tale of dragons and knights, meat eaters and vegetarians, and one brave child. Herb spends his days quietly gardening in the company of a small girl. The king, tired of the meat eating dragons (led by Meathook) gobbling up villagers, instructs his knights to capture […]

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