Want to make a difference: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Go Vegetarian.
My favorite Vegetarian Cookbooks:
Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone by Deborah Madison
The Angelica Home Kitchen Recipes and Rable-rousings
Ayurvedic Cooking for Westerners by Amadea Morningstar
How to Cook Everything Vegetarian by Mark Bittman
The Complete Vegetarian Kitchen by Lorna Sass