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150 Vegan Favorites: Fresh, Easy and Incredibly Delicious Recipes You Can Enjoy Every Day
by Jay Solomon
    Comments:   Wonderful, original, easy!
      Prima Paperback, 1998 / 224 pages / List price: $14.95
150 Vegan Favorites

The Angelica Home Kitchen: Recipes and Rabble Rousings from an Organic Vegan Restaurant
by Leslie McEachern
    Comments:  Great cookbook, good primer to natural foods.
      Ten Speed Press Paperback, 2003 (2nd edition) / 268 pages / List price: $27.95
Angelica Home Kitchen

The Artful Vegan: Fresh Flavors from the Millennium Restaurant
by Eric Tucker, Bruce Enloe and Renee Comet
    Comments:  This book is a piece of art!
      Ten Speed Press Paperback, 2003 / 240 pages / List price: $24.95
Artful Vegan

Becoming Vegan: The Complete Guide to Adopting a Healthy Plant-Based Diet
by Vesanto Melina and Brenda Davis
    Comments:  The nuts and bolts of the Vegan diet!
      Book Pub. Co. Paperback, 2000 / 288 pages / List price: $16.95
Becoming Vegan

Being Vegan
by Joanne Stepaniak
    Comments:  The Essential Vegan FAQ [Steve's note: a sourcebook, not a cookbook]
      Clarkson N Potter Paperback, 2000 / 214 pages / List price: $16.95
Being Vegan

The Candle Cafe Cookbook: More Than 150 Enlightened Recipes from New York's Renowned Vegan Restaurant
by Joy Pierson and Bart Potenza with Barbara Scott-Goodman
    Comments:  Should be in every vegan/vegetarian kitchen  ridiculously complicated recipies
      Clarkson N Potter Paperback, 2003 / 229 pages / List price: $18.00
Candle Cafe Cookbook

A Celebration of Wellness: A Cookbook for Vibrant Living: Over 300 Heart Healthy, No Dairy, No Cholesterol, Nonfat & Lowfat Inspired Recipes
by James Levin and Natalie Cederquist
    Comments:   Great recipes all around from entrees to sides dishes.
      Avery Penguin Putnam Paperback, 1995 / List price: $17.95
Celebration Wellness

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Vegan Cooking
by Beverly Lynn Bennett and Ray Sammartano
    Comments:   The best one yet. 
      Alpha Paperback, 2005 / 384 pages / List price: $18.95
Idiot's Guide Vegan Cooking

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Vegan Living
by Beverly Lynn Bennett and Ray Sammartano
    Comments:   Informative book from a great vegan chef.    Disappointing; chit-chatty.
      Alpha Paperback, 2008 / 352 pages / List price: $16.95
Idiot's Guide Vegan Living

The Complete Vegan Cookbook: Over 200 Tantalizing Recipes, Plus Plenty of Kitchen Wisdom for Beginners and Experienced Cooks
by Susann Geiskopf-Hadler and Mindy Toomay
    Comments:   A "must" for the vegetarian bookshelf.
      Prima Publishing Paperback, 2001 / 352 pages / List price: $19.95
Complete Vegan

Conveniently Vegan: Turn Packaged Foods Into Delicious Vegetarian Dishes
by Debra Wasserman
    Comments: Health and Fitness Editor's Recommended Book;  Excellent and Easy Recipes, not to mention Cruelty Free.
      Vegetarian Resource Group Paperback, 1997 / List price: $15.00
Conveniently Vegan

Diet by Design
by Tyler Stanley
      Teach Services Paperback, 1998/ 246 pages / List price: $14.95
Diet by Design

Easy Vegan Cooking: Over 350 Delicious recipes for Every Occasion
by Leah Leneman
    Comments:   Creative but Bland.
      Thomas Pub. Paperback, 1999 revised ed. / 224 pages / List price: $13.00
Easy Vegan Cooking

Eating in Eden: A Gourmet Vegan Cookbook
by Hermine Freed
      Sterling Pub. Paperback, 1998 revised ed. / 262 pages / List price: $14.95
Eating in Eden

Ecological Cooking: Recipes to Save the Planet
by Joanne Stepaniak
    Comments:   One of the best cookbook authors.    An excellent vegan cookbook.
      Book Pub Co. Paperback, 1992 / 228 pages / List price: $10.95
Ecological Cooking

Eva Batt's Vegan Cooking
by Eva Batt
    Comments:   Eva Batt's book is somewhat hard to follow.   You can see how far vegan cooking has progressed.
      Thorsons Paperback, 1993 / 144 pages / List price: $14.00
Eva Batt's Vegan

Everybody's Vegan Cookbook
by Ro and Joanna Piekarski
    Comments: Recipes with only nutritious, low-fat, whole foods.
      Integral Yoga Publications Paperback, 2004 / 256 pages / List price: $18.95
Everybody's Vegan Cookbook

The Everyday Vegan
by Dreena Burton
    Comments:  So, so, yummy!
      Arsenal Pulp Press Paperback, 2001 / 225 pages / List price: $18.95
Everyday Vegan

Everyday Vegan: 300 Recipes for Healthful Eating
by Jeani-Rose Atchison
    Comments:  A high-spirited, healthy-living cookbook
      North Atlantic Paperback, 2001 / 344 pages / List price: $22.50
300 Everyday Vegan Recipes

Follow Your Heart Cookbook: Recipes from the Vegetarian Restaurant
by Janice C. Knight
      John Wiley & Sons Paperback, 2005 / 224 pages / List price: $18.95
Follow Your Heart Cookbook

Fresh and Fast Vegan Pleasures: More than 140 Delicious, Creative Recipes to Nourish Aspiring and Devoted Vegans
by Amanda Grant
    Comments:  Easy, delicous recipes in great layout  the recipes are just not practical to make
      Marlowe & Company Paperback, 2002 / 240 pages / List price: $14.95
Fast and Fresh Vegan

Friendly Foods (Gourmet Vegetarian Cuisine)
by Ron Picarski
    Comments:  Perhaps the best gourmet vegan cookbook on the market!
      Good Cakes Paperback, 2000 / List price: $16.95
Friendly Foods

The Garden of Vegan: How It All Vegan Again!
by Tanya Barnard and Sarah Kramer
    Comments:  Excellent follow-up to How It All Vegan!   NO index!
      Arsenal Pulp Press Paperback, 2003 / 224 pages / List price: $17.95
Vegan Again!

Great Good Desserts Naturally!
by Fran Costigan
    Comments:  Should be in every vegan/vegetarian kitchen
      Ten Speed Press Paperback, 1991 / 277 pages / List price: $15.95
Good Desserts Naturally

Healthy Life Cooking
by Marilu Henner
      Regan Books Hardback, 2000 / 224 pages / List price: $26.00
Healthy Life Cooking

Heart of the Home: A Vegetarian Cookbook for People Who Want to Make a Change But Don't Know Where to Start
by Ann B. Jackson
    Comments:  Eat and laugh your way through this unique cookbook!   Top of the line, original, wonderful.
      Heart of the Home Paperback, 2000 3rd edition / 163 pages / List price: $14.99
Heart of the Home

How It All Vegan! Irresistible Recipes for an Animal-Free Diet
by Sarah Kramer (Editor)
    Comments:  THE ABSOLUTE BEST!   Veganism and Punkrock - The best of life in one book!
      Arsenal Pulp Press Paperback, 1999 / 208 pages / List price: $15.95
How It all Vegan!

How to Cook Everything Vegetarian: Simple Meatless Recipes for Great Food
by Mark Bittman
    Comments:  Excellent General Cookbook for Liberal Vegetarian. 
      Wiley Hardback, 2007 / 1008 pages / List price: $35.00
Cook Everything Vegetarian

John's Vegan Vegetarian Cookbook: A 90-Day Meal and Excercise Plan
by John Price
      PublishAmerica Paperback, 2005 / 152 pages / List price: $19.95
John's Cookbook

The Joy of Vegan Baking: The Compassionate Cooks' Traditional Treats and Sinful Sweets
by Colleen Patrick-Goudreau
    Comments:  More than just how to cook without eggs and butter. 
      Fair Winds Paperback, 2007 / 288 pages / List price: $19.95
Joy of Vegan Baking

Let's Eat Out!: Your Passport to Living Gluten And Allergy Free
by Kim Koeller and Robert La France
    Comments:  A simply outstanding reference for managing allergies while traveling.
      R & R Publishing Paperback, 2005 / 496 pages / List price: $24.95
Let's Eat Out

May All Be Fed: A Diet for a New World
by John Robbins
    Comments:  Perhaps the best gourmet vegan cookbook on the market!
      Avon Paperback, 1993 (reprint edition) / List price: $14.00
May All Be Fed

The Mediterranean Vegan Kitchen: Meat-Free, Egg-Free, Dairy-Free Dishes from the Healthiest Place Under the Sun
by Donna Klein
    Comments:  This is how all vegan cookbooks should be.
      H. P. Books Paperback, 2001 / 251 pages / List price: $17.95
Mediterranean Vegan

My Sweet Vegan: passionate about dessert
by Hannah Kaminsky
    Comments:  Wonderfully complete book of desserts and sweets
      Fleming Ink Paperback, 2007 / 184 pages / List price: $22.95
My Sweet Vegan

The New Becoming Vegetarian: The Essential Guide To A Healthy Vegetarian Diet
by Vesanto Melina and Brenda Davis
    Comments:  A necessary guide for vegetarians and vegans.
      Healthy Living Paperback, 2003 2nd ed. / 373 pages / List price: $21.95
New Becoming Vegetarian

The New Vegan Cookbook: Innovative Vegetarian Recipes Free of Dairy, Eggs, and Cholesterol
by Lorna J. Sass
    Comments:  Finally a down to earth vegan cookbook.
      Chronicle Paperback, 2001 / 120 pages / List price: $18.95
New Vegan

Nonna's Italian Kitchen: Delicious Homestyle Vegan Cuisine
by Bryanna Clark Grogan
    Comments:   Informative and Enjoyable.
      Book Pub. Co. Paperback, 1998 / 256 pages / List price: $14.95
Nonna's Italian Vegan

The PDQ (Pretty Darn Quick) Vegetarian Cookbook : 240 Healthy and Easy No-Prep Recipes for Busy Cooks
by Donna Klein
    Comments: A "must have" addition to any vegetarian cookbook collection.  Could have been better.
      HP Trade Paperback, 2004 / 256 pages / List price: $18.95
PDQ Vegetarian Cookbook

Please Feed Me: A Punk Vegan Cookbook
by Niall McGuirk
    Comments: The best part about the recipes is that they all seem really cheap.
      Soft Skull Press Paperback, 2004 / 152 pages / List price: $15.95
Please Feed Me

by Charlie Trotter and Roxanne Klein
    Comments:  The best food if you have time & patience.  A work of art, but not a useful cookbook
      Ten Speed Press Hardback, 2003 / 240 pages / List price: $35.00

Simply Vegan: Quick Vegetarian Meals
edited by Debra Wasserman & Reed Mangels
    Comments:   I can fit vegetarian cooking into a busy lifestyle.
      Vegetarian Resource Group Paperback, 1995 (2nd edition) / 224 pages / List price: $12.95
Simply Vegan

Sinfully Vegan: Over 140 Decadent Desserts to Satisfy Every Vegan's Sweet Tooth
by Lois Dieterly
    Comments: Excellent, easy-to-use cookbook, vegan or not!  Every recipe that I tried was problematic, and a few were downright inedible.
      Marlowe & Company Paperback, 2003 / 240 pages / List price: $16.95
Sinfully Vegan

The Single Vegan: Simple, Convenient and Appetizing Meals for One
by Leah Leneman
    Comments:  A deliteful vegetarian book for today's people.
      Thorsons Paperback, 1989 / 127 pages / List price: $12.00
The Single Vegan

Table for Two: Meat & Dairy-Free Recipes for Two
by Joanne Stepaniak
    Comments:   A great book for singles and couples.
      Book Pub Co Paperback, 1996 / 192 pages / List price: $12.95
Table for Two

Vegan: The New Ethics of Eating
by Erik Marcus
    Comments:   There is no book I recommend more highly.    This is a great book!
      McBooks Press Hardback, 1997 / 224 pages / List price: $24.95
New Ethics of Eating: hb

      McBooks Press Paperback, 1997 / 224 pages / List price: $14.95
New Ethics of Eating: pb

Vegan: Over 90 Mouthwatering Recipes for All Occasions
by Tony Weston and Yvonne Bishop
    Comments:   dairy free, vegetarian & innovative
      Hamlyn Paperback, 2004 / 128 pages / List price: $14.95
90 Vegan recipes

Vegan Bites: Recipes for Singles
by Beverly Lynn Bennett 
    Comments:  Highly adaptable for having friends and family over for any dining occasion. 
      Book Pub. Co. Paperback, 2008 / 168 pages / List price: $15.95
Vegan Bites

The Vegan Cookbook: Over 200 Recipes All Completely Free from Animal Produce
by Alan Wakeman & Gordon Baskerville
      Faber & Faber Paperback, 1996 (2nd edition) / 364 pages / List price: $15.00
Vegan Cookbook

Vegan Cooking for One
by Leah Leneman
    Comments:   The best vegan cookbook you will ever own.
      Thorsons Paperback, 2000) / 224 pages / List price: $14.95
Vegan Cooking for One

Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World: 75 Dairy-Free Recipes for Cupcakes that Rule
by Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero
    Comments:   Divine, delicious and dairy-free.
      Marlowe & Company Paperback, 2006) / 144 pages / List price: $15.95
Vegan Cupcakes

Vegan Delights
by Jeanne Marie Martin
    Comments:   Fabulous Assortment Of Taste Delights - This Book Is A Must!
      Harbour Paperback, 1997 / 224 pages / List price: $12.95
Vegan Delights

The Vegan Diet As Chronic Disease Prevention: Evidence Supporting the New Four Food Groups
by Kerrie K. Saunders
    Comments:  More a way of life than a diet, really [Steve's note: a sourcebook, not a cookbook]
      Lantern Paperback, 2003 / 144 pages / List price: $15.00
Vegan Diet
Vegan Fire & Spice: 200 Sultry and Savory Global Recipes 
by Robin Robertson
    Comments:  Delicious - can't wait to try more!
      Vegan Heritage Press Paperback, 2008 / 268 pages / List price: $18.95
Vegan Fire and Spice
Vegan Fusion World Cuisine: Healing Recipes and Timeless Wisdom from our Hearts to Yours 
by Mark Reinfeld and Bo Rinaldi
    Comments:  Beautiful to Look at ---Delicious to Eat.
      Beaufort Paperback, 2007 / 243 pages / List price: $19.95
Vegan Fusion

The Vegan Gourmet, Expanded 2nd Edition: Full Flavor & Variety With over 120 Delicious Recipes
edited by Susann Geiskopf-Hadler and Mindy Toomay
    Comments:  Delicious and inspired
      Vegetarian Resource Group Paperback, 1999 (rev. ed.) / 304 pages / List price: $16.95
Vegan Gourmet

Vegan Handbook: Over 200 Delicious Recipes, Meal Plans, and Vegetarian Resources for All Ages
edited by Debra Wasserman & Reed Mangels
    Comments:   This book is a wonderful resource.
      Vegetarian Resource Group Hardback, 1996 / 256 pages / List price: $19.95
Vegan Handbook

Vegan Italiano: Meat-free, Egg-free, Dairy-free Dishes from Sun-Drenched Italy
by Donna Klein
    Comments:  Delicious, Authentic and no weird ingredients.
      H. P. Trade Paperback, 2006 / 192 pages / List price: $18.95
Vegan Italiano

Vegan Lunch Box
by Jennifer McCann
    Comments:  great recipes for vegans, vegetarians, and omnivores alike!
      Little "s" Press Paperback, 2006 / 295 pages / List price: $22.95
Vegan Lunch Box

Vegan Meals for One or Two: Your Own Personal Recipes
edited by Nancy Berkoff
    Comments:  Showcases some of the best that vegan diets can offer
      Vegetarian Resource Group Paperback, 2001 / 216 pages / List price: $15.00
Vegan Meals for One

Vegan Planet: 400 Irresistible Recipes With Fantastic Flavors from Home and Around the World
by Robin Robertson
    Comments:  fantastic book with large variety of recipes!
      Harvard Common Press Paperback, 2003 / 592 pages / List price: $21.95
Vegan Planet

A Vegan Taste of France
by Linda Majzlik
      Jon Carpenter Paperback, 2004 / 128 pages / List price: $11.95
Vegan Taste of France

A Vegan Taste of Greece
by Linda Majzlik
      Jon Carpenter Paperback, 2004 / 128 pages / List price: $11.95
Vegan Taste of Greece

A Vegan Taste of India
by Linda Majzlik
      Jon Carpenter Paperback, 2003 / 128 pages / List price: $11.95
Vegan Taste of India

A Vegan Taste of Mexico
by Linda Majzlik
      Jon Carpenter Paperback, 2003 / 128 pages / List price: $11.95
Vegan Taste of Mexico

A Vegan Taste of the Middle East
by Linda Majzlik
      Jon Carpenter Paperback, 2004 / 128 pages / List price: $11.95
Vegan Taste of Middle East

A Vegan Taste of North Africa
by Linda Majzlik
      Jon Carpenter Paperback, 2004 / 128 pages / List price: $11.95
Vegan Taste of North Africa

Vegan Vittles: Recipes Inspired by the Critters of Farm Sanctuary
by Joanne Stepaniak
    Comments:   Best vegan cookbook I have ever used.
      Book Pub Co Paperback, 1996 / 176 pages / List price: $12.95
Vegan Vittles

Vegan with a Vengeance : Over 150 Delicious, Cheap, Animal-Free Recipes That Rock
by Isa Chandra Moskowitz
    Comments:   If You Could Have Only One Vegan Cookbook - Get THIS!
      Marlowe & Company Paperback, 2005) / 256 pages / List price: $16.95
Vegan with a Vengeance

Vegan World Fusion Cuisine: Over 200 award-winning recipes
by Mark Reinfeld and Bo Rinaldi
    Comments:  The good news is that the recipes are not too difficult and the food tastes great.
      Hardback, 2005 3rd edition / 256 pages / List price: $24.95
World Fusion Cuisine

Veganomicon: The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook 
by Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero
    Comments:  Most thorough Vegan Cookbook ever!
      Marlowe & Company Hardback, 2006) / 336 pages / List price: $27.50

Vegetarian Times Complete Cookbook
by Alexandra Greeley (Editor)
    Comments:  It has a great and diverse selection of recipies.
      John Wiley & Sons Hardback (2nd edition), 2005 / 495 pages / List price: $34.95
Vegetarian Time Complete Cookbook

Veggie Works Vegan Cookbook
by Mark W. Rasmussen
    Comments:  The nuts and bolts of the Vegan diet!
      Veggie Works, Inc. Paperback, 2000 / 494 pages / List price: $27.95
Veggie Works

The Voluptuous Vegan: More Than 200 Sinfully Delicious Recipes for Meatless, Eggless, and Dairy-Free Meals
by Myra Kornfeld and George Minot
    Comments:  Fun to Read--Better to Eat
      Clarkson N Potter Paperback, 2000 / 305 pages / List price: $18.00
Voluptuous Vegan

You Won't Believe It's Vegan!: 200 Recipes for Simple and Delicious Animal-Free Cuisine 
by Lacey Sher and Gail Doherty (
    Comments: STEVE'S NOTE: Retitled version of Down to Earth Cookbook: : Guaranteed to be delicious.
      Da Capo Press Paperback, 2008 / 256 pages / List price: $17.95
Won't Believe It's Vegan

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