The BEST Vegan Books for Holiday Giving!

If you’re looking to inspire your loved ones this season, check out these bestsellers! Each of these books will help spread wellness and good cheer, well into the new year!

Walking with Peety: The Dog Who Saved My Life

Eric O’Grey was 150 pounds overweight, depressed, and sick. After a lifetime of failed diet attempts, and the onset of type 2 diabetes due to his weight, Eric went to a new doctor, who surprisingly prescribed a shelter dog. And that’s when Eric met Peety: an overweight, middle-aged, and forgotten dog who, like Eric, had seen better days. The two adopted each other and began an incredible journey together, forming a bond of unconditional love that forever changed their lives.

Walking With Peety is for anyone who is ready to make a change in his or her life, and for everyone who knows the joy, love, and hope that dogs can bring.

This is more than a tale of mutual rescue. This is an epic story of friendship and strength.




Esther the Wonder Pig: Changing the World One Heart at a Time

Unlikely pig owners Steve and Derek got a whole lot more than they bargained for when the designer micro piglet they adopted turned out to be a full-sized 600-pound pig! This funny and inspirational NY Times Bestseller, shows how families really do come in all shapes and sizes.






How Not to Die by Dr. Michael Greger

Here, the internationally-renowned nutrition expert, physician, and founder of, examines the fifteen top causes of premature death in America–heart disease, various cancers, diabetes, Parkinson’s, high blood pressure, and more–and explains how nutritional and lifestyle interventions can sometimes trump prescription pills and other pharmaceutical and surgical approaches to help prevent and reverse these diseases, freeing us to live healthier lives.






The Vegan Way: 21 Days to a Happier, Healthier Plant-Based Lifestyle That Will Transform Your Home, Your Diet, and You

Everyone from Academy Award-winning Director, James Cameron to The Big Bang Theory’s Mayim Bialik is singing the praises of this bestselling lifestyle guide!

The Vegan Way is for those who are intimidated by going vegan overnight, but don’t want the transition to stretch out for months or even years.

In a 21 day plan that emphasizes three core reasons for going vegan—being as healthy as you can be, being compassionate to animals, and respecting our planet—Jackie provides inspiration along with a specific goal to achieve each day with all of the support you need to accomplish it.


Readers will learn where to dine and what to order when eating out, the most vegan-friendly places to visit, how to avoid clothing made from animals, and how to decipher those pesky ingredients lists. Readers will also find a handful of easy and delicious recipes sprinkled throughout. 

The Vegan Way is a road map that puts positive thoughts about health, the environment, and animals into action, transforming your life into a vibrant, healthy, and compassionate one.

*Recommended for those who want to go 100% vegan.  The Vegan Way goes well beyond diet. It’s upbeat and packed with great info for transitioning vegans, and seasoned vegans, too.  Something for everyone! 


Santa’s First Vegan Christmas by Robin Raven and Kara Maria Schunk

Here’s a story of love, peace, and compassion for the kids!

Meet Dana, a forthright and fun-loving reindeer who lives in the Arctic. On Christmas Eve, she meets Santa Claus, who has come looking for reindeer to pull his sleigh. Dana gently opens Santa’s eyes to how we can be more kind to animals. Together they take off on a journey around the world, spreading far more than holiday cheer and giving far more than presents. By the time the sun rises on Christmas Day, things will never be the same!

*Recommended for kids!


Many of these books are available in libraries, too! Happy Reading!