5. Herb, The Vegetarian Dragon by Jules Bass
Herb, The Vegetarian Dragon is the fantastic story of a dragon who stays true to his vegetarian values regardless of the repercussions. Herb is captured by the king’s knights and is faced with the ultimate decision — if he should eat meat to save his own life. This is a brightly colored book with fun illustrations that your younger children will devour. It’s a great book to help children understand that standing up for your eating beliefs is super important.