All Things Wise and Wonderful

All Things Wise and Wonderful

Book - 1977
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Readers adored James Herriot's tales of his life as a Yorkshire animal doctor in All Creatures Great and Small and All Things Bright and Beautiful . Now here's a third delightful volume of memoirs rich with Herriot's own brand of humor, insight, and wisdom.

In the midst of World War II, James is training for the Royal Air Force, while going home to Yorkshire whenever possible to see his very pregnant wife, Helen. Musing on past adventures through the dales, visiting with old friends, and introducing scores of new and amusing characters--animal and human alike--Herriot enthralls with his uncanny ability to spin a most engaging and heartfelt yarn.

Millions of readers have delighted in the wonderful storytelling and everyday miracles of James Herriot in the over thirty years since his delightful animal stories were first introduced to the world.

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1977.
ISBN: 9781250063496
Branch Call Number: 636.089 HERRIOT
Characteristics: 432 pages ; 22 cm


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Dec 21, 2018

Great reading if you are a WW Two buff.
Because it was set in that time period, I felt cautious as I didn't want to read emotion evoking stories (over sensitivity on my part.)

Sep 26, 2011

The last 2 DVDs in this book are mislabled--11 & 12 are mislabled, so listen to 12 before 11.


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