Read by :Christopher Timothy
Form detail:CD standard audio format
Dimensions:5.81in x 5.26 x 1.3 in | 230 gr
Illustrations:Includes 9 CDs with a run time of 11 hours, 30 minutes
The fourth volume of James Herriot's bestselling series of animal stories now available in unabridged CD format for the first time.
After serving in the Royal Air Force in World War II, James Herriot gladly returns home to Yorkshire to his beloved family and multitude of patients, with many more tender, funny, sad and wise stories to tell us. Touching our hearts with laughter and wisdom, lifting our spirits with compassion and goodness, James Herriot never fails to delight.
JAMES HERRIOT (Dr. Alfred Wight) lived in Yorkshire, England, with his wife and family, where his son took over his veterinary practice. His international bestsellers include All Creatures Great and Small; All Things Bright and Beautiful; All Things Wise and Wonderful; The Lord God Made Them All; and Every Living Thing. He is also the author of numerous collections of short stories and a series of illustrated books for children.
CHRISTOPHER TIMOTHY starred as James Herriot in All Creatures Great and Small, the internationally renowned BBC television series based on Herriot's work. A veteran of stage, screen and TV, Mr. Timothy is a winner of the prestigious Sir John Gielgud Scholarship and the Sir Laurence Olivier Award. He also co-produced and starred in the critically acclaimed film version of James Herriot's Yorkshire.
“This is Herriot at his best. . . able to make us laugh, cry or nod in agreement with some snippet of universal truth.” —The Washington Post
“Herriot is a spellbinder as a storyteller.” —The Seattle Times
“James Herriot is a pied piper with the written word. He eases his readers into loving, liking and laughing at familiar characters, animal and human.” —The Los Angeles Times
“A master storyteller with flawless timing.” —The Houston Post
“Herriot's book just explodes with the joy of living and loving and caring.” —The Columbus Dispatch
“The warm of Herriot's prose approaches poetic. . . . a master storyteller.” —Knight-Ridder Newspapers
“A triumph in the art of storytelling, as delightful and refreshing to the mind's eye and heart as a field of bright-eyed daisies.” —Fort Worth Star-Telegram