Every Living Thing

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St. Martin's Press, Apr 1, 2007 - Pets - 342 pages
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James Herriot's final work and last in his beloved series of animal stories

This fifth and final of James Herriot's heartwarming story collections 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.

As James grows older, he finds that change comes even to his beloved Yorkshire---but not necessarily bad, as he watches his own two children come to share and participate in his deep love of the animal world. Herriot's last memoir, Every Living Thing is a truly heartwarming read, burstingly full of his deep joy in life, sense of humor, and appreciation of the world around him.

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Review: Every Living Thing (All Creatures Great and Small #5)

User Review  - Mare - Goodreads

I never tire of James Herriot's writing. He is as inspiring as he is entertaining. Read full review

Review: Every Living Thing (All Creatures Great and Small #5)

User Review  - Lj - Goodreads

Another beautiful series of short stories that can transport you. Personable, funny, sometimes sad, these books are wonderful for escaping the pressures and stress of today's world. Read full review

About the author (2007)

James Herriot lived in Yorkshire, England with his wife and family, where his son has now taken over his veterinary practice. He is the author of the classic international bestsellers All Things Bright and Beautiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful, and The Lord God Made Them All. He is also the author of numerous collections of short stories and a series of illustrated books for children. Dr. Herriot died in February 1995.

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