The Lord God Made Them All

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453227930
Release Date: 2011-11-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Adventures in the English countryside and beyond with the Yorkshire veterinarian and #1 New York Times–bestselling author of All Creatures Great and Small. When World War II ends and James Herriot returns to his wife and new family in the English countryside, he dreams mostly of Sunday roasts and Yorkshire puddings, but new adventure has a way of tracking him down. Soon Herriot finds himself escorting a large number of sheep on a steamer to Russia, puzzling through the trials of fatherhood, and finding creative ways to earn the trust of suspicious neighbors who rely on him for the wellbeing of their beloved animals. Herriot’s winning humor and self-deprecating humanity shine through every page, and his remarkable storytelling has captivated readers for generations. “This is Herriot at his best,” said the Washington Post of this New York Times bestseller by the author of All Things Bright and Beautiful and Every Living Thing. The Lord God Made Them All is a true story of postwar England that, according to the Columbus Dispatch, “just explodes with the joy of living and loving and caring.”

The Lord God Made Them All

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312966202
Release Date: 1998-09-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The Yorkshire veterinarian captures the beauty of rural England, the joys and sorrows of its inhabitants, and the rewarding experiences of a country veterinarian

The Lord God Made Them All

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1250068657
Release Date: 2015-05-12
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The Lord God Made Them All is the bestselling sequel to All Things Wise and Wonderful and the fourth volume in James Herriot's classic collections of animal stories. In this newly repackaged volume, after serving in the RAF in World War II, Herriot gladly returns home to Yorkshire to his beloved family and multitude of patients, with many more tender, funny, sad and wise stories to share with us and warm our hearts. Animal lovers of all ages, and fans of Herriot's original classics, won't want to miss this beautiful treasure.

All Creatures Great and Small

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453227909
Release Date: 2011-11-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

This witty and heartwarming memoir, based on the author’s own experiences, became an international success, spawning sequels, inspiring a beloved BBC television series, and winning over animal lovers everywhere. In the rolling dales of Yorkshire, a simple, rural region of northern England, a young veterinarian from Sunderland joins a new practice. A stranger in a strange land, he must quickly learn the odd dialect and humorous ways of the locals, master outdated equipment, and do his best to mend, treat, and heal pets and livestock alike. This witty and heartwarming collection, based on the author’s own experiences, became an international success, spawning sequels and winning over animal lovers everywhere. Perhaps better than any other writer, James Herriot reveals the ties that bind us to the creatures in our lives.

All Things Bright and Beautiful

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453227916
Release Date: 2011-11-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The sequel to All Creatures Great and Small continues the adventures of veterinarian James Herriot in a small town in Yorkshire, England After his first day on the job, James Herriot’s mentor warns him that the life of a country veterinarian is full of small triumphs and big disasters, but that he’d never be bored. From night visits to drafty barns during freezing northern England winters, to the beautiful vitality of rural life in the summertime, to the colorful menagerie of animals—and their owners—that pass through his office, Herriot experiences new challenges and joys every day. In these pages, Herriot trains under his eccentric boss Siegfried Farnon in a rustic English village, courts the woman that becomes his wife, and meets the people he would come to write about for a lifetime.

All Things Wise and Wonderful

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453227923
Release Date: 2011-11-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Veterinarian James Herriot recalls life in England during World War II, when the great forces of the modern world came even to his sleepy Yorkshire hamlet Only a couple of years after settling into his new home in northern England, James Herriot is called to war. In this series of poignant and humorous episodes, the great veterinarian shares his experiences training with the Royal Air Force, pining for a pregnant wife, and checking in on the people back home who made his practice so fascinating. As the young men of Yorkshire are sent into battle and farmers consider the broader world they’re a part of, Herriot reflects on the lives—human and animal alike—that make his home worth fighting for.

Every Living Thing

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453227947
Release Date: 2011-11-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

The #1 New York Times–bestselling author of All Creatures Great and Small reflects on the rewards of training the next generation of veterinarians. As an aging James Herriot begins to see more house pets than livestock, the challenge of treating animals—and reassuring their owners—provides plenty of excitement, mystery, and moments of sheer delight. After building up his own practice, the renowned country vet begins to teach a new generation about a business both old-fashioned and very modern. He watches with pride as his own children show a knack for medicine, and remarks on the talents and quirks of a string of assistants. There is no perfecting the craft, since people and their animals are all remarkably different, but Herriot proves that the best healers are also the most compassionate.

Three James Herriot Classics

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453239407
Release Date: 2011-11-15
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

James Herriot’s timeless bestselling series is a delightfully fun look at a country veterinarian and the creatures that populate a charming English town Perhaps better than any other writer, James Herriot reveals the ties that bind us to the natural world. Collected here are three of his masterpieces—All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, and All Things Wise and Wonderful—which have been winning over animal lovers everywhere for almost fifty years. From his night visits to drafty barns during freezing northern England winters, to the beautiful vitality of rural life in the summertime, to the colorful menagerie of animals—and their owners—that pass through his office, Herriot vividly evokes the daily challenges and joys that come with being a veterinarian. Witty and heartwarming, this collection of whimsical, dramatic, and touching anecdotes reveals the ties that bind us to the animals in our lives. This edition features a new introduction from the author’s son and bonus archival photos.

All Things Bright and Beautiful

Author: Cecil F. Alexander
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442427013
Release Date: 2010-11-16
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

All things bright and beautiful; all creatures great and small; all things wise and wonderful, the incredible Ashley Bryan illustrates them all!

All Creatures Great and Small

Author: Cecil Frances Alexander
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 140278581X
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Features a child surrounded by an adorable array of animals who accompany her on forays through flowering fields, near purple mountains, and by a flowing river. On board pages.

James Herriot s Dog Stories

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312364520
Release Date: 2006-11-14
Genre: Pets

In this heartwarming collection of favorite stories about dogs great and small, James Herriot tells us about his own dogs and all the wonderful people and animals we have come to love so much. Fifty memorable tales move us to both laughter and tears, and Herriot's personal introduction and notes make this tribute by a master storyteller to man's best friend a book to read, reread, and be treasured for years to come.

James Herriot s Yorkshire

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312439717
Release Date: 1981-03-15
Genre: Pets

The dedicated British veterinarian conducts a guided tour through the land of All Creatures Great and Small with walks and drives over the beautiful rolling countryside where he lives and works

Every Living Thing All Creatures Great and Small

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: Pan
ISBN: 9781743283875
Release Date: 2006-03-29
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Further veterinary tales from the Yorkshire Dales The fifth volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small During his decades spent as a country vet in Yorkshire, James Herriot has seen huge advances in medical science, technological leaps, and a world irrevocably changed by war. Yet some things have always stayed the same - gruff farmers, hypochondriac pet owners, and animals that never do quite what you expect them to. From a green young man in his first job in the 1930s, to an experienced veterinary surgeon, married with two children, James has spent his entire career among the people and animals of Darrowby. And there's nowhere else he'd rather be. Since they were first published, James Herriot's memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, Every Living Thing is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain's best-loved authors.