James Herriot's Treasury for Children: Warm and Joyful Tales by the Author of All Creatures Great and Small

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Macmillan, Sep 1, 1992 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 260 pages
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James Herriot's Treasury for Children collects all of the beloved veterinarian's delightful tales for young readers. From the springtime frolic of Oscar, Cat-About-Town to the yuletide warmth of The Christmas Day Kitten, these stories-radiantly illustrated by Peter Barrett and Ruth Brown-are perennial favorites, and this new complete edition will make a wonderful gift for all readers, great and small.


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User Review  - momma2 - LibraryThing

Blake said he would like to rate this 30 stars he liked it so much. And the book has inspired him to go into the veterinary field. Sweet stories and beautiful illustrations. Read full review

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User Review  - AnneDenney - LibraryThing

This is one of our absolute favorites. The illustrations are wonderful, the language is excellent, and I have a catch in my throat while reading at one point or another in each and every story. I'd say this collection of stories is a must on every child's bookshelf. Read full review


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About the author (1992)

James Herriot's best-selling series of memoirs includesAll Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful, The Lord God Made Them All,andEvery Living Thing.His veterinary practice in Yorkshire, England, is now tended by his son, Jim Wight.

Jim Dale is known to millions of fans as the voice ofHarry Potter, as he narrated all of the books in theHarry Potter series. AnAudioFile Golden Voice, he has received numerous accolades for his audiobook work. He has won seven Audie Awards and two Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word Album for Children. He also holds two Guinness World Records: one for having created and recorded 134 different character voices forHarry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, and one for occupying the first six places in the Top Ten Audiobooks of America 2005.

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