Every Living Thing
The Warm and Joyful Memoirs of the World's Most Beloved Animal Doctor
Author: James Herriot; Read by Christopher Timothy
A perfect gift for anyone who loves animals, this fifth and final installment in James Herriot's heartwarming collection, the basis for the All Creatures Great and Small television series.
Every Living Thing: The Warm and Joyful Memoirs of the World's Most Beloved Animal Doctor brings back familiar friends (including old favorites such as Tricki Woo) and introduces new ones, including Herriot's children Rosie and Jimmy and the marvelously eccentric vet Calum Buchanan.
This book marks a perfect opportunity for existing fans of Herriot's work to reacquaint themselves with his writing, and for those who've never read him to see what generations of animal lovers have already discovered: James Herriot is that rarest of creatures, a genuine master storyteller.
In The News
“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