18 New Vegan Cookbooks You Need to Try

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Whether you’re a longtime vegan or just testing the (delicious, kind, and environmentally friendly) waters, these new and upcoming cookbooks are essential:

The Oh She Glows Cookbook

One of my favorite bloggers came out with a vegan cookbook full of healthy recipes that’ll make you glow.


But I Could Never Go Vegan!

Another one of my favorite bloggers makes it easy for everyone to eat vegan with her new cookbook. Whether you’re a longtime vegan or just thinking of transitioning, this book is a must-have.


Vegan Holiday Cooking From Candle Cafe

If you’ve ever wondered what to serve while entertaining during the holidays and other special events, look no further. This book includes tantalizing dishes that are perfect for Christmas, New Year’s Eve, Super Bowl Sunday, Easter, Cinco de Mayo, and more.


The HappyCow Cookbook

An endless resource, this cookbook features recipes from the world’s most popular vegan restaurants. Yum!

The HappyCow Cookbook

Simple Recipes for Joy

This cookbook contains more than 200 delicious vegan recipes from the world-renowned founder of the Jivamukti Yoga method and New York City’s Jivamuktea Café.

Simple Recipes for Joy


Renowned chef and food-justice activist Bryant Terry reworks and remixes the favorite staples, best ingredients, and classic dishes of the African diaspora to present wholly new creative culinary combinations that’ll satisfy vegans, vegetarians, and omnivores alike.

Afro-Vegan book

Thrive Energy Cookbook

Packed with nutrient-dense and largely allergen-friendly recipes, this cookbook is perfect for the vegan athlete or anyone who wants to be healthier and more active.

Thrive Energy Cookbook

Paleo Vegan

Paleo and vegan? It’s not an oxymoron—this cookbook tells you how to eat plant-based and primal. And author Ellen Jaffe Jones is in the running for PETA’s 2014 Sexiest Vegan Over 50 contest!

Paleo Vegan Cookbook

Veganize and Heal Your Life

Taking a healthy approach, this cookbook will teach you about the health benefits and the cost effectiveness of a plant-based diet.

Veganize and Heal Your Life

Vegan Tacos

Who doesn’t love tacos? With this cookbook, you could have tacos every night of the week and never get tired of them.

Vegan Tacos Cookbook

Mayim’s Vegan Table

Even though she’s an actor with a Ph.D. in neuroscience, at the end of the day, Mayim Bialik is a mom—one who knows what it’s like to be a busy parent with little time to spend in the kitchen. Check out her healthy kid-friendly recipes.

Mayim's Vegan Kitchen Cookbook

Vegan Casseroles

The ultimate comfort food, casseroles can finally be guilt-free with these recipes.

Vegan Casseroles Cookbook

The Lusty Vegan

Dating when you’re vegan is easy with this humorous advice-filled book that’s full of fun, seductive recipes.

The Lusty Vegan

Chloe’s Vegan Italian Kitchen

From pasta to pizza and biscotti to gelato, this cookbook has everything you need to bring a little bit of Italy into your vegan kitchen. Buon appetito!

Chloe's Vegan Italian Kitchen

Salad Samurai

Forget everything you think you know about salads and try these delectable recipes that you’ll enjoy year-round.

Salad Samurai Cookbook


This cookbook is a great introduction to vegan eating and a helpful resource for families who care about their health, the environment, and animals.

Veganish Cookbook

Rawsome Vegan Baking

Doughnuts, molten chocolate cake, and s’more cupcakes that are vegan, gluten-free, and … raw?! Impress your guests with these recipes.

Rawsome Cookbook

And some cookbooks that were published last year deserve another look. If you can never get enough heat, try The Veggie-Lover’s Sriracha Cookbook. Need more comfort food in your life? Betty Goes Vegan has got you covered. And Isa Does It is another one that makes being vegan easy. Check out even more vegan cookbooks at PETACatalog.com.

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