Library Journal Xpress Review, 6/23/08
“McCann's recipes are easy to follow.”
New York Daily, food editor’s blog
“A fun new collection of vegan recipes that I will be turning to regularly this fall.”
Boston Metro, 08/13/08
“The recipes are fun to make as a family and good enough for Mom and Dad to enjoy as well.”
Associated Press, August 2008
“McCann's book is great for children willing to try new foods, but who might be stuck in alunchbox rut. As the title implies, the recipes are all vegan, but they still offer plenty of appeal.”
“Chock full of uncomplicated recipes for clever noontime fare.”
Colorado Springs Gazette, 9/1/11
“Even if you’re not vegan, I would give this cookbook a look. It can be an inspiration.”
This book offers 150 quick and easy recipes and menus for feeding happy, healthy vegan kids. When her son was about to start school, Jennifer McCann found herself wondering what to pack him for lunch. Inspired by her son's request for vegetarian sushi, she decided to create kid-friendly vegan lunch recipes and began posting them to a blog, Vegan Lunch Box. Since then, her blog has garnered a large following, winning several awards.From the simple to the sublimely gourmet, "Vegan Lunch Box" offers an amazing array of entirely meat-free, egg-free, and dairy-free lunches that will transform the way you look at lunch. All the recipes are organized into well-balanced menus to help mums pack nutritious, irresistible animal friendly lunches, including: quick lunches that are ready in a flash; easy recipes that older kids can make themselves; exciting themed menus for special occasions; and, adventurous lunches with fun foods from around the world."
Vegan Lunch Box" also features tips for feeding even the most finicky kids, includes handy allergen-free indexes identifying wheat-free, gluten-free, soy-free and nut-free recipes to suit every family's needs, and product recommendations that make shopping a breeze.