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March Update

I have good news! Project Animal Farm was recently longlisted for the Chatauqua Prize, an honor that recognizes books for their literary merit. Also, the book was recently included in a list of three must-read books by The Food Revolution Network! “This is a gripping story that will forever change how you think about animals, food, and life itself,” writes the Network.

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Photos from Trent University Event

I enjoyed speaking to a full house of students and community members at Trent University on January 27, 2016. I discussed my experiences and insights at farms, answered dozens of questions, read from Project Animal Farm, and signed copies of the book. I also enjoyed meeting Yann Martel on February 1st during his book tour of his new book, The High Mountains of Portugal.

Trent University Event
Trent University Event

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January Update: Reader Reviews and Upcoming Events

Hello!

I’ve been enjoying hearing from readers of Project Animal Farm and thought I’d share some of the recent notes:

  • “I found your book by accident in our community library and it looked interesting, so I signed it out. And then I couldn’t put it down. In fact, I loved it so much I gave it to my mom and to friends I worked with…It changed my life!” – Lisa

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Letter to Readers and Year in Review

Dear Reader,

Thank you. Really. You made everything possible!

You helped my story reach others, and you helped change hearts and minds. I will be snuggling up with a book or two over the holidays, and I hope you will as well. If you’re looking for a present for friends and family, you can find Project Animal Farm here at a discount. You can see reporter Erin Ireland snuggled with the book below!

Erin Ireland with Project Animal Farm
Erin Ireland with Project Animal Farm

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A Trip to Italy

I visited Italy this month, traveling from the grand monuments of Rome to the cobbled streets of Florence and the canals and bridges of Venice. The trip was wonderful, offering plenty of inspiration! The people were kind, the food enjoyable, and the art divine. Here are some of my favorite snapshots.

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Two pigeons in the Colosseum

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What’s going on this summer

Project Animal Farm is generating a whirlwind of rave reviews! The book has been all over the news. There’s also a series of brand-new podcasts for you to tune in to. The book launch events in New York, Boston, and Toronto were successful, and more fun events are coming up in the fall!

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Boston Globe article on August 12, 2015: From stock watcher to farm watchdog

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Meet the Interns

Hailing from the United States, Canada, and Australia; pursuing careers as diverse as law and film; enjoying hobbies like rowing and scuba-diving—Interns are the sparks behind the fire of Project Animal Farm. Learn more about them below.

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