Posts from September 2014

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Anorexia and Veganism: My Story

by Justin Van Kleeck

Today, Vegan Publishers’ Staff Writer Justin Van Kleeck shares his story of struggling with an eating disorder. After many hospitalizations and finally hitting a low weight of 114 pounds, Justin was near death before he began his road to recovery but his ethical choice to become vegan played an essential role in getting well again. […]

 

Through the Magnifying Glass

by Helen Peppe

Helen Peppe, author of the poignant vegan-themed memoir “Pigs Can’t Swim” responds to her critics and discusses how difficult it was for her to grow up on a farm and watch her friends be eaten and taken to slaughter. As the only vegetarian and youngest daughter in a large family, Helen’s memoir describes her coming-of-age struggles in a time when being vegetarian was unheard of.

 

Lena of Vegitopia and the Mystery of the Missing Animals

by Sybil Severin

Today we welcome Sybil Severin, author of the newly released Vegan Publisher’s children’s book “Lena of Vegitopia and the Mystery of the Missing Animals.” Severin talks about her inspiration for the story and the importance of producing vegan-themed children’s books.