Big Questions Brighter Tomorrow have just released 'Livi and the Story of Climate Change', the follow up to 'Livi and the Story of the Sausage Roll'. Watch a video reading of each book here. One of the authors, Erika, is also working on a campaign for vegan school meals in the UK. Get in touch with her to find out more.
Phoebe Swan introduces her eco kid's book 'King Leonard's Teddy', which is currently shortlisted for the Little Rebels Award. The award recognises radical and inclusive children's literature. The book visualises themes of 'over-consumption and waste.. all bundled up in a hugely- relatable narrative of losing a favourite toy'.
'Vivi the Supervegan' is a children's book with a vegan message, designed to encourage children to take a stand and empower them to be compassionate and kind...to all kinds. Author Tina Newman describes her vegan journey here. You can find lockdown activities on the website, and information about the next book in the series.
A day in the life of a child living in the Sadhana Forest vegan community, a part of Auroville ecovillage, India.
Breeze ‘Sistah Vegan’ Harper is an academic, author, consultant, and mother of four ‘sistot’ vegans. She is well known for her critical race feminist speeches… and here she reviews a picture book about dinosaurs: 'T-Veg - The Story Of A Carrot-Crunching Dinosaur'. Breeze has a talk coming up this week about antiracism parenting.
Laura Chepner is a teacher, environmentalist, and vegan-inclusion educational consultant from the United Kingdom. Upon recognising a gap in vegan-inclusion and education, both in her capacity as a teacher and as the mother of a vegan student, Chepner formed the United Kingdom's first non-profit, vegan, school consultancy company "Primary Veducation" in 2017. She frequently presents to school staff and parents at events supporting vegan-inclusion, and has successfully campaigned for plant-based options on both private and public-sector menus.
Guest vloggers, Violet's Vegan Comics' are prolific vegan children's authors and illustrators, with a Vegan Story Time video series on Youtube. This is the story of a cunning cow with a heartwarming secret.
‘Me… Jane Goodall’ by Patrick McDonnell is the girlhood of a scientist and her chimp friend. Vivi the Supervegan by Tina Newman is a school girl with magical powers to help animals. I’m a Supervegan by Kaie Clark is about an average girl who is super kind. Me… Jane Goodall Written by Patrick McDonnell, published […]
Alphabet books for vegan children. V is for Vegan- the ABCs of being kind by Ruby Roth is an introduction to compassionate living. Animal Alphabet Flashcards have facts about animals and can be coloured in. The Vegan Alphabet Book by E. E Bertram and Baby Loves Vegan by Jennifer Eckford and Molly Egan are pictorial guides to vegan food.
Happy Animals: Friends Not Food, written by Liora Raphael, illustrated by Susan Szecsi, published by Vegan Publishers. It’s story time at the ‘Vegan Beans’ family home. In this book, a diverse group of children visit an animal sanctuary. The resident animals tell us in rhyme how they like to pass the time. These eager guides […]