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Bleating Hearts: the Hidden World of Animal Suffering

December 11, 2013
The Animal Book Club is thrilled to review Mark Hawthorne’s brand new book Bleating Hearts: the Hidden World of Animal Suffering which hit shelves November 29th and is available as a paperback, a Nook book, or Kindle.

Animal Book Club Interview: Mark Hawthorne

November 20, 2013
ALDF’s Animal Book Club is so excited to bring you an interview with author Mark Hawthorne. Mark’s latest book Bleating Hearts: The Hidden World of Animal Suffering will hit the shelves on November 29.

Interview with Ruby Roth

October 16, 2013
Ruby Roth is world renowned for her vegan books for children. Her book, That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals (2009), was the first of its kind in children’s literature, and she has since followed with V is for Vegan: the ABCs of Being Kind (2013), and other books in this series.

Getting Wise about Animals: the Power of Playing

July 31, 2013
As adults, many of us long for the carefree days of childhood play. But what about nonhuman animals, do they play too? Do they have fun?

Animal Wise by Virginia Morell

July 10, 2013
This month, the Animal Book Club is exploring the fascinating Animal Wise by Virginia Morell, a noted author and contributing correspondent for Science, and contributor for National Geographic.

Animal Book Club: How Animals Grieve

June 19, 2013
This month, the Animal Book Club is exploring How Animals Grieve by Barbara J. King.

Animal Book Club: How Animals Grieve

June 11, 2013
Do cows cry? Do crows mourn the loss of family and friends? Have you ever witnessed an animal grieving?

Animal Book Club: “Learning to Fly” by Steph Davis

May 28, 2013
In Learning to Fly: an Uncommon Memoir of Human Flight, Unexpected Love, and One Amazing Dog, Steph Davis tells the story of an immensely difficult period during her life.

Animal Book Club: Rory Freedman’s Beg

May 15, 2013
Rory Freedman's new book, Beg: A Radical New Way of Regarding Animals, offers a guide for people looking to get involved to help animals.

Animal Book Club: Five Questions with John Yunker

May 8, 2013
This week, John Yunker, author of the novel The Tourist Trail (Ashland Creek Press), sat down with the Animal Legal Defense Fund to discuss penguins, veganism, and animal advocacy in literature.

Animal Book Club: “The Tourist Trail” by John Yunker

May 1, 2013
This week, we turn to the fictional world of adventure and wildlife.

Animal Book Club: Animal Rights in Literature

May 1, 2013
Books from the past, present, and future of the Animal Book Club.

Animal Book Club: Interview with David Kirby

April 25, 2013
This month the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s Animal Book Club discusses issues of orcas in captivity as we continue our fight to protect Lolita, an orca trapped at the Miami Seaquarium.

Animal Book Club: David Kirby, Death at SeaWorld

April 18, 2013
Is it ethical to confine the ocean's largest predators in tiny tanks and make them perform tricks? Is it safe?

Animal Book Club: ALDF Interview with Dog Lover Susan Orlean

April 1, 2013
Susan Orlean talks with ALDF staff writer, Jennifer Molidor, about the real life of the canine character, Rin Tin Tin.

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