"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."
"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