Entries Tagged as 'Vegetarian'

Shlemiel Crooks

March 27th, 2011 · 5 Comments · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY I’m probably not the best person to review this book, since I’m not Jewish and this book is about the celebration of Passover in early 20th century St. Louis. Still, ever since my daughter attended a Jewish preschool last year, I’ve been on the lookout for a vegan-friendly Passover book, and […]

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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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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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Animal Rights: How You Can Make a Difference

November 15th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT Rhonda Lucas Donald’s book¬†Animal Rights: How You Can Make a Difference is an excellent guide for helping kids harness their desire to create positive change for animals. The book intersperses real-life examples of young folks who have been making a difference for animals with suggestions for brainstorming to come up with […]

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