Living vegan is more than just a dietary choice; it’s a lifestyle. For most vegans, living a cruelty-free life does not begin and end in the kitchen. They carry that decision with them, making a conscious effort to live mindfully in all areas of life. Whether you’re hoping for some new recipes, inspiration, or a method to more deeply connect to your lifestyle, look no further than any of these five best vegan books of 2022.
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5 Vegan Books to Look For in 2024
Despite negative stereotypes, there’s more to a vegan life than “rabbit food,” and any of the celebrated authors below are more than ready to prove that point! For light reading, new recipes, and researched information, look no further than any of these fantastic reads.
The Vegan Slow Cooker by Saskia Sidey
Sometimes, life simply gets too busy. On days when your time seems ready to get the better of you, don’t turn to cheap, overprocessed fast food options. Take inspiration from The Vegan Slow Cooker and fit in meal prep where you can!
Boasting “over 70 recipes for stress-free meals,” this best-selling cookbook has everything you need to survive those hectic, nonstop days. Feed your family, prepare for the week ahead, or simply relish a warm, ready meal for yourself at the end of a long workday with help from Saskia Sidey.
The Plant-Based Diet Revolution by Dr. Alan Desmond
This cookbook is backed by more than just amateur experimentation; it’s backed by science!
Dr. Alan Desmond has made a name for himself in the scientific community as a gastroenterologist and advocate of a plant-based lifestyle. He brings over twenty years of clinical experience to play in this fascinating read, proving how a cruelty-free diet can assist in gut health and overall wellness. Filled with recipes from chef Bob Andrew, this book combines helpful information with delicious, inspired new recipes that will leave you feeling great!
Plant Over Processed by Andrea Hannemann
Hoping to inspire a friend to join you on a cruelty-free path? Looking for new recipes to add to your weekly rotation? Look no further than this easy, mindfully designed cookbook by Andrea Hanneman.
Also known as Earthy Andy, Andrea Hanneman got her start on Instagram, where she inspires thousands to follow a holistic lifestyle through inspirational posts and pictures. This cookbook is more than a simple list of recipes. It is a 30-day challenge, encouraging others to feel the life-changing effects of a plant-based lifestyle. With recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and regular snacks, this detoxifying challenge will leave you feeling as full as it does encouraged, inspired, and healthy!
Awakenings: A Guide to Living a Vegan Lifestyle by Lucy Watson
Sometimes, a vegan lifestyle can feel somewhat isolating, especially for those who find themselves alone in this journey. For an uplifting and inspiring read, turn the page to this beautifully written guide by Lucy Watson.
Best known for her acting career, Lucy Watson clarifies why so many around the world decide to follow this lifestyle. She approaches cruelty-free living holistically, describing how vegan living touches all parts of life, from the clothes we wear to the impact we make on our planet.
This is Vegan Propaganda by Ed Winters
Described by bestselling author Matt Haig as “essential reading,” this guide focuses on the “lies the meat industry tells you.” Ed Winters brings years of research to the table, using interviews with slaughterhouse workers, farmers, philosophers, and environmentalists to create a compelling and informative read.
In this fascinating read, Ed Winters clarifies the psychological and cultural factors that go into every decision we make. Entertaining, informative, and at times shocking, you won’t want to put down this bold novel until you’ve had a chance to absorb every page.
Living Life with Beyond Sushi
Between reading sessions and kitchen experiments, turn to the experts at Beyond Sushi for a deliciously creative meal! At Beyond Sushi, we bring worldwide flavor to a bite-sized scale with our fully vegan menu and gorgeously plated meal options. Sample our sushi for yourself to see what has all of New York City buzzing about the city’s leading vegan restaurant!
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