All Creatures Great and Small

  • Filename: all-creatures-great-and-small.
  • ISBN: 1447225996
  • Release Date: 2013-01-01
  • Number of pages: 551
  • Author: James Herriot
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan Adult



The first two books in James Herriot's classic series detailing life as a 1930s country vet. James Herriot's stories about his life as a vet in Yorkshire have charmed and delighted millions of readers in the twenty years since his first book If Only They Could Talk was published in 1972. All Creatures Great and Small is the first James Herriot omnibus and contains If Only They Could Talk and It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet together with James and Helen's courtship from Let Sleeping Vets Lie.

All Creatures Great and Small

  • Filename: all-creatures-great-and-small.
  • ISBN: 140278581X
  • Release Date: 2012
  • Number of pages: 22
  • Author:
  • Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated



Features a child surrounded by an adorable array of animals who accompany her on forays through flowering fields, near purple mountains, and by a flowing river. On board pages.

The Problem of Animal Pain

  • Filename: the-problem-of-animal-pain.
  • ISBN: 9781137443175
  • Release Date: 2014-07-22
  • Number of pages: 197
  • Author: T. Dougherty
  • Publisher: Springer



Animal suffering constitutes perhaps the greatest challenge to rational belief in the existence of God. Considerations that render human suffering theologically intelligible seem inapplicable to animal suffering. In this book, Dougherty defends radical possibilities for animal afterlife that allow a soul-making theodicy to apply to their case.

All Things Wise and Wonderful

  • Filename: all-things-wise-and-wonderful.
  • ISBN: 9781447224280
  • Release Date: 2012-05-17
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Author: James Herriot
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan



The third volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small Training as an RAF pilot in the smoke and bustle of London is a far cry from James Herriot’s day job as a country vet in the Yorkshire Dales. And while he is keen to serve Queen and country, James cannot help but miss his life in Darrowby – despite frequent arguments between his colleagues, ornery cattle and equally ornery farmers, and the continuing saga of Cedric the flatulent dog. But most of all he misses his wife Helen; pregnant with their first child. The question is constantly hanging over him – will he be going to war? And when will he get to go home? Since they were first published, James Herriot’s memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, All Things Wise and Wonderful is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain’s best-loved authors.

All Creatures Great and Small All Things Bright and Beautiful and All Things Wise and Wonderful

  • Filename: all-creatures-great-and-small-all-things-bright-and-beautiful-and-all-things-wise-and-wonderful.
  • ISBN: 9781453239407
  • Release Date: 2011-11-15
  • Number of pages: 1324
  • Author: James Herriot
  • Publisher: Open Road Media



James Herriot’s timeless bestselling series is a delightfully fun look at a country veterinarian and the creatures that populate a charming English town Perhaps better than any other writer, James Herriot reveals the ties that bind us to the natural world. Collected here are three of his masterpieces—All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, and All Things Wise and Wonderful—which have been winning over animal lovers everywhere for almost fifty years. From his night visits to drafty barns during freezing northern England winters, to the beautiful vitality of rural life in the summertime, to the colorful menagerie of animals—and their owners—that pass through his office, Herriot vividly evokes the daily challenges and joys that come with being a veterinarian. Witty and heartwarming, this collection of whimsical, dramatic, and touching anecdotes reveals the ties that bind us to the animals in our lives. This edition features a new introduction from the author’s son and bonus archival photos.

Field Guide Creatures Great and Small

  • Filename: field-guide-creatures-great-and-small.
  • ISBN: 9781847806970
  • Release Date: 2015-08-06
  • Number of pages: 72
  • Author: Valerie Davies
  • Publisher: Wide Eyed Editions



Adorn your walls with 35 beautiful, detailed black-and-white prints waiting for you to pull them out and color them in. Creatures great and small fill the pages, including big cats and small dogs, bees with wings and fish with fins, snakes that slither and birds that fly. Each print includes a species key and interesting facts on the reverse side sothat you can learn about the creatures you're coloring. Creatures Great and Small is a gorgeous gift for animal enthusiasts of any age.

James Herriot s Treasury for Children

  • Filename: james-herriot-s-treasury-for-children.
  • ISBN: 1250058139
  • Release Date: 2014-10-28
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Author: James Herriot
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin



Children have always found a delightful friend in James Herriot. His award-winning stories for young readers bring the farmyard world of Herriot's Yorkshire to vibrant life. Featuring a host of adorable animals and colorful townsfolk, each of the stories is narrated by the country vet himself, with all of the warmth, caring, and good humor that have made James Herriot beloved the world over. Here, in James Herriot's Treasury for Children, we find all of his books for children collected in one beautiful volume. 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. Taken together, these stories comprise a wondrous Herriot menagerie, a family treasure that will be passed, with joy and affection, from generation to generation.

Animal Speak

  • Filename: animal-speak.
  • ISBN: 9780738717630
  • Release Date: 2010-09-08
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Author: Ted Andrews
  • Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide



Open your heart and mind to the wisdom of the animal world. Animal Speak provides techniques for recognizing and interpreting the signs and omens of nature. Meet and work with animals as totems and spirit guides by learning the language of their behaviors within the physical world. Animal Speak shows you how to: identify, meet, and attune to your spirit animals; discover the power and spiritual significance of more than 100 different animals, birds, insects, and reptiles; call upon the protective powers of your animal totem; and create and use five magical animal rites, including shapeshifting and sacred dance. This beloved, bestselling guide has become a classic reference for anyone wishing to forge a spiritual connection with the majesty and mystery of the animal world.

The Lord God Made Them All

  • Filename: the-lord-god-made-them-all.
  • ISBN: 0816152152
  • Release Date: 1993-11-01
  • Number of pages: 489
  • Author: James Herriot
  • Publisher: G K Hall & Company



The fourth volume of James Herriot's bestselling series of animal stories now available in unabridged CD format for the first time.After serving in the Royal Air Force in World War II, James Herriot gladly returns home to Yorkshire to his beloved family and multitude of patients, with many more tender, funny, sad and wise stories to tell us. Touching our hearts with laughter and wisdom, lifting our spirits with compassion and goodness, James Herriot never fails to delight.

Close Encounters of the Furred Kind

  • Filename: close-encounters-of-the-furred-kind.
  • ISBN: 9781466889279
  • Release Date: 2016-08-16
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Author: Tom Cox
  • Publisher: Macmillan



Close Encounters of the Furred Kind is the follow-up to the Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller The Good, The Bad, and the Furry. Like The Good, The Bad, and the Furry, it tells the story of Tom Cox's life with his charismatic cats--The Bear, Shipley, Ralph, and recent recruit Roscoe. Close Encounters of the Furred Kind begins with a long, emotional goodbye to Norfolk, and continues with another amazing new lease on life for The Bear, the Benjamin Button of the cat world, among the bluebells and verdant hedgerows of Devon. Readers who became attached to The Bear's magical, owlish persona during his previous adventures will become more so here as he proves, once again, that he's a cat with endless secrets and significantly more than nine lives.

All Creatures Great and Small

  • Filename: all-creatures-great-and-small.
  • ISBN: 1856083705
  • Release Date: 1998
  • Number of pages: 12
  • Author: Barbara Smith
  • Publisher:



A tour around the biddest and the smallest of God's creatures. A Delightful book for two to four year olds.

All Things Bright and Beautiful

  • Filename: all-things-bright-and-beautiful.
  • ISBN: 9780330529419
  • Release Date: 2012-05-17
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Author: James Herriot
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan



The second volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small Now settled into the sleepy Yorkshire village of Darrowby, and married to Helen the farmer’s daughter, James Herriot thinks he’s finally got himself sorted. But life as a vet in the 1930s was never going to be easy. Quite aside from his unpredictable colleagues, brother Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, he must contend with new-fangled medical techniques, delivering calves after far too much home-made wine, and a grudge-holding dog called Magnus who never forgets. And then, with Britain on the verge of war, James faces a decision that could separate him from Darrowby – and Helen – for ever... Since they were first published, James Herriot’s memoirs have sold millions of copies and entranced generations of animal lovers. Charming, funny and touching, All Things Bright and Beautiful is a heart-warming story of determination, love and companionship from one of Britain’s best-loved authors.

Creatures Great and Small

  • Filename: creatures-great-and-small.
  • ISBN: 9780887767548
  • Release Date: 2006
  • Number of pages: 32
  • Author: Karen Patkau
  • Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers



Introduces creatures of all sizes, from the enormous blue whale to the tiny bee hummingbird.

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