Every Living Thing Author:James Herriot James Herriot is the most beloved storyteller of our time. Every Living Thing is his first new book of memoirs in over a decade and from it's opening pages our every expectation is fullfilled: We return in a tweinkle to the green Yorkshire dales, to old friends and family, to that miraculous world of wonders great and small. — It is a book aglow ... more »with the qualities that have made Herriot's other volumes such rare treasures: warmth, humor, drama, color, humanity. His tales of life as a country vet are rendered with skill, grace and savor; they are the work of a true literary artist.
Most welcome of all, though, is the return of the vet himself; James Herriot is a cherishable a companion as can be found in any book. He possesses a vast capacity for joy, a full embrace of life; and, with him, we come to feel how lucky a life it has been. The voice, the spirit, the heart of James Herriot- these are the soul of a durable and delicious body of work, a set of five volumes that will be read and celebrated by us and by generations to come.« less