Thrive Foods by Brendan Brazier Wins International Book Award
Burnaby, BC (PRWEB) June 04, 2012
Brendan Brazier, the professional Ironman tri-athlete who formulates Vega products, has won a 2012 International Book Award for his most recent book, “Thrive Foods: 200 Plant-Based Recipes for Peak Health” (Da Capo Press). Winning the category “Health: General,” of the IBA is the latest in a stream of praise for Brazier’s third book.
“It’s an honour to be recognized for ‘Thrive Foods,’” says Brendan. “I’m passionate about the message of whole-food performance nutrition and am really proud of the book.”
Building upon the stress-reducing, health-boosting nutritional philosophy introduced in his acclaimed vegan nutrition guide Thrive, Brendan Brazier turns his attention in Thrive Foods to where your food comes from and if it is healthy. In Thrive Foods, Brazier explains how nutrient-dense, plant-based foods are the best form of proactive health insurance and environmental sustainability.
Jeffrey Keen, president and CEO of JPX Media Group who presents the awards, comments, “The 2012 results represent a phenomenal mix of books from a wide array of publishers throughout the world. IBA’s success begins with the enthusiastic participation of authors and publishers and continues with our distinguished panel of industry judges who bring to the table their extensive editorial expertise.”
“Thrive Foods: 200 Plant-Based Recipes for Peak Health” can be purchased on Amazon.com. A complete list of the winners and finalists of The 2012 International Book Awards are available online at http://www.InternationalBookAwards.com.
For more information, please visit http://www.brendanbrazier.com or http://www.myvega.com.
Since 2001, Vega (formerly Sequel Naturals) has established itself as the leader in the plant-based natural health and performance products industry. Formulated by Brendan Brazier, vegan, professional Ironman tri-athlete and best-selling author on plant-based nutrition, the Vega brand of nutritional products is internationally recognized. A sustainability-focused company, Vega provides purpose-driven products for people everywhere. Good for your body and the planet, Vega is the clean, plant-based choice to fuel your healthy, active lifestyle—without compromise. For more information, please visit http://www.myvega.com, join Vega on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/vegafanpage and on Twitter @VegaTeam.
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