Whether you prefer to read eBooks online or print them out, here are some of the best. Not everyone likes e-books but for those that do, these are some of the better ones on the market. They also save trees and often are much cheaper, these e-books are all super-affordable!
Simple Vegan Meals is a beautifully written and photographed e-book of 30 meals from a popular Spanish recipe blog. All the recipes use simple affordable ingredients, and all can be ready in 30 minutes or less. The recipes include options to make the food gluten-free, and vibrant photos of each meal, like Pesto Pasta with Peas & Mushrooms.
You can also buy this e-book with their other book of smoothies as a budget bundle. This book also offers around 30 recipes, each with beautiful photos. Many of the smoothies have benefits (there is even a ‘smoothie to relieve constipation!)
30-Minute Plant-Based Recipes is an e-book by a young London chef, who is making waves in the cuisine world. The recipes (all with images) feature lunch, dinner, snacks and bakes. With recipes in grams and cups (so you can use this whether you live in Europe or America), the recipes serve 1 to 4 people (so good for solo cooks to families) and include:
- Carrot, Coconut & Lemongrass Soup
- Salt & Pepper Tofu Noodles & Kale
- Pecan, Pear & Cranberry Salad
- Butternut Squash Spaghetti with Crispy Sage
- Hoisin Pulled Mushroom Pancakes
- Frying Pan Lasagne
- Chorizo Dip
- Mini Chocolate Chip Cookies
- A Brownie for One
A portion of sales goes to a charity that collects donated food, to give to people on low incomes.
The Best Vegan Recipes E-Book includes 75 tasty recipes with a beautiful clean design. In a regular and mobile version, the book includes recipes from 15 talented vegan bloggers. Recipes include:
- Somen Noodles in Sesame Miso Soup
- Enoki Mushrooms in Garlic Sauce with Noodles
- Roasted Butternut Squash Soup
- ‘Meatballs’ in Mushroom Gravy
- Skillet Cookie
No endless scrolling, just click the recipe you want to get instant access. Access the e-book on your laptop, smartphone, tablet or Kindle.
Mediterranean Inspired Recipes E-book is by the same authors, with 20 recipes including:
- Spiced Potatoes with Tahini Amba Sauce
- Greek Vegan Meatballs
- Lemon Spiced Potatoes & Hummus Guacamole
- Falafel & Beet Hummus Wraps
- Mahalabia With Rose Jelly
(this e-book can also be accessed via Apple and Android)
Naturally Vegan offers 40 delicious plant-based recipes, plus tips for new vegans. Main meals include burgers, pasta dishes and even a plant-based roast and treats include the best brownies ever.
With bright beautiful photography throughout, the same author has a plant-based eating for life (e-book (with video, this includes tips on how much to eat and nutrition, how to build a meal, eating out tips and plant-based treats).
Olive Wood Vegan is an e-book of 60 recipes, inspired by the seasons. It features an ‘in the garden’ section to help you grow food yourself (see how to make your garden safe for pets) whether on a balcony or in a large backyard. Learn which produce is in season and find fruit and veg recipes, for the harvest. Designed to reduce food waste, just go to each vegetable or fruit to find recipes to use up.
Versatile Vegan is by British vegan influencer Madeleine Olivia. This 117 page book offers wholesome foods to leave you nourished, along with Madeleine’s own health story and food philosophy, kitchen essentials and a starter shopping list. Includes helpful cooking hacks, daily food plans and many recipes with bright colourful photos.
A Free Vegan E-book
Eat More Plants! is a free downloadable vegan e-book by Aussie sensation Jules Clancy. It features 20 easy recipes that can be made in 20 minutes or less, a simple guide to plant-based substitutes and 6 ways to make vegetables taste as good as potato chips.
Carlo Cao’s Vegan Italian Recipe Book
Carlo Cao’s Vegan Italian Recipe Book is a fantastic e-book to download, by arguably one of the most talented vegan blog chefs on the web. This Swiss-Italian chef offers wonderful recipes, all with beautiful photographs. Each of the 70 recipes includes a colour photo, and includes basic recipes for plant milk, Parmesan and vegan mozzarella. Other recipes include:
- Spinach Frittata
- Spinach Gnocchi with Fried Sage & Parmesan
- Tortellini with Bolognese Sauce
- Saffron Risotto
- Pumpkin Ravioli with Spinach & Cream Cheese
- Focaccia with Potato & Zucchini
- Almond Semifreddo
- Coffee & Amaretto Slush