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iEG Crush: Meet Vegan Publishers..Plus, A Giveaway!


This week we caught up with Casey Taft, who founded Vegan Publishers in 2013 with wife, Christen Mailler. Joined by a team of budding vegan superstars, they have been steadily carving a place for themselves in the publishing world. Read on to find out what they have in store for the new year and why it was so important for them to create a space for vegan authors to shine. Continue reading

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Fruits and Veggies Just Ain’t What They Used to Be


As vegans, we consider ourselves experts on fruits and vegetables. However, with the release of Jo Robinson’s new book, Eating on the Wild Side, we may surprised about what she has uncovered. After ten years and over 6,000 studies, Robinson has come to the conclusion that not all fruits and vegetables are as nutritious as we are taught to believe. Continue reading

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Reading is Sexy: Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami

Kafka on the Shore

By Andrew Johnson There is something to be said of an author that can so thoroughly envelop you within a world that they have created, until you live and breathe in that world, spending your time within its zeitgeist as easily as your own. For me, Haruki Murakami has never failed to express that ability within his novels, and Kafka on the Shore is a prime example. Kafka Tamura comes from a broken home; his mother having left with his sister when he was only 4. His father, a famous … Continue reading

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Review-That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals: A Book About Vegans, Vegetarian and All Living Things

Perfect kids book for explaining kinder eating and living!Ida Joiner, librarian and instructional designer runs her own blog, A Children’s Book A Day Keeps the Scary Monsters Away.   On her site, she reviews her favorite children’s publications and reminds us of what truly sparks children’s imagination.  Ida has enjoyed a long career working within education as a children’s librarian and instructional designer.  This week she has shared a review of the book, “That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals: A Book About Vegans, Vegetarians, and All Living Things.”  Written and illustrated … Continue reading

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