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    • All Creatures Great and Small

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 15 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,897
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3,059
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3,056

    In this first volume of his memoirs, then-newly-qualified vet James Herriot arrives in the small Yorkshire village of Darrowby, and he has no idea what to expect. How will he get on with his new boss? The local farmers? And what will the animals think? This program is filled with hilarious and touching tales of the unpredictable Siegfried Farnon, his charming student brother Tristan, and Herriot's first encounters with a beautiful girl named Helen.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Wonderful Listen--Stories That Never Get Old

    • By Sara on 09-10-14

    Regular price: $39.93

    • All Things Bright and Beautiful

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 13 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,762
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,328
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,326

    Herriot continues the rich and rewarding day-to-day life of a small-town veterinarian, and we journey with him across the dales, meeting a whole new cast of unforgettable characters - humans, dogs, horses, lambs, parakeets - all of them drawn with the same infinite fascination, affection and insight that made James Herriot one of the most beloved authors of our time. And all the stories are warmly, evocatively told by the world-renowned "voice" of Dr. Herriot: Christopher Timothy.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love this book, but....

    • By Shirley on 10-07-11

    Regular price: $29.27

    • All Things Wise and Wonderful

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 15 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,302
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 950
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 957

    This enchanting collection of stories is the warm and joyful sequel to All Things Bright and Beautiful and All Creatures Great and Small, the memoirs of James Herriot, the world's most beloved veterinarian.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent story, Poor editing

    • By Sassy1980 on 09-11-13

    Regular price: $29.27

    • James Herriot's Treasury for Children

    • Warm and Joyful Animal Tales
    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Jim Dale
    • Length: 1 hr and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 344
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 279
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 280

    James Herriot's Treasury for Children collects all of the beloved veterinarian's delightful tales for young listeners. From the springtime frolic of "Oscar, Cat-About-Town" to the yuletide warmth of "The Christmas Day Kitten", these stories are perennial favorites, and this new complete edition will make a wonderful gift for all listeners, great and small.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful

    • By Jean on 12-09-17

    Regular price: $13.27

    • The Lord God Made Them All

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 11 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,024
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 764
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 765

    The volume that completes the verse: All things bright and beautiful, All creatures great and small, All things wise and wonderful, The Lord God made them all. These are the memoirs of James Herriot, the world's most beloved veterinarian.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Just as good as the others

    • By Alison on 03-01-05

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Every Living Thing

    • The Complete Audio Collection
    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 467
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 346
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 346

    James Herriot is one of the most beloved storytellers of our time, a writer whose rich and unique literary gifts are matched by an exuberant gift for celebrating existence. His tales have brought joy to millions, and now the country veterinarian brings us another memorable collection of stories.

    And don't miss James Herriot's Cat Stories!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Timeless and endearing!

    • By Leigh on 03-23-13

    Regular price: $23.93

    • James Herriot's Favorite Dog Stories

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 3 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 257
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 166
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162

    This enchanting program collects some of the Yorkshire vet's favorite stories about one of his favorite animals, each tale as memorable and heartwarming as the last...

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • If you have the other Herriott books, don't bother

    • By Laurana on 10-27-14

    Regular price: $13.27

    • James Herriot's Cat Stories

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 3 hrs and 6 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 200
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 135
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 134

    The world's most beloved veterinarian, James Herriot, brings his storytelling magic to the enchanting world of cats. Also available from Herrriot: Every Living Thing.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A delightful Book

    • By Jean on 12-04-17

    Regular price: $13.27

    • All Creatures Great and Small

    • The Classic Memoirs of a Yorkshire Country Vet
    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 15 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 36

    The inspiration for the BBC series of the same name. Fresh out of Glasgow Veterinary College, to the young James Herriot 1930s Yorkshire seems to offer an idyllic pocket of rural life in a rapidly changing world. But from his erratic new colleagues, brothers Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, to incomprehensible farmers, herds of semiferal cattle, a pig called Nugent and an overweight Pekingese called Tricki Woo, James find he is on a learning curve as steep as the hills around him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A radiator of warmth and kindess

    • By James on 06-13-18

    Regular price: $26.64

    • All Things Bright and Beautiful

    • The Classic Memoirs of a Yorkshire Country Vet
    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 13 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 11

    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, brothers Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, he must contend with new-fangled medical techniques, delivering calves after far too much homemade wine, and a grudge-holding dog called Magnus who never forgets.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliantly written

    • By Amazon Customer on 09-19-18

    Regular price: $23.44

    • James Herriot's Animal Stories

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 128
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 69

    When you enter the world of James Herriot's Animal Stories, you'll share his wonder and humor, his adventures and misadventures as he contends with pet owners and landowners; rough-spoken farmers and soft-spoken gentry; orphaned lambs, litters of piglets and puppies, cattle and draught horses; and a miscellany of cats and dogs including, of course, Mrs. Pumphrey's inimitable Pekinese, Tricki Woo.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent

    • By Jean on 11-23-17

    Regular price: $15.93

    • The Lord God Made Them All

    • The Classic Memoirs of a Yorkshire Country Vet
    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 11 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    The fourth volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small. Finally home from London after his wartime service in the RAF, James Herriot is settling back into life as a country vet. While the world has changed after the war, the blunt Yorkshire clients and menagerie of beasts with weird and wonderful ailments remain the same.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Always good and this ones different

    • By Brad on 03-17-17

    Regular price: $23.44

    • It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 2 hrs and 53 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    How on earth did James Herriot come to be sitting on a high Yorkshire moor, smelling vaguely of cows? James isn't sure, but he knows that he loves it. This second hilarious volume of memoirs contains more tales of James' unpredictable boss Siegfried Farnon; his charming student, brother Tristan; animal mayhem galore; and his first encounters with a beautiful girl named Helen.

    Regular price: $13.08

    • If Only They Could Talk

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    When the newly qualified vet, James Herriot, arrives in the small Yorkshire village of Darrowby, he has no idea of the new friends he will meet or adventures that lie ahead. From the author whose books inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small, this first volume of unforgettable memoirs chronicles James Herriot's first years as a country vet, with the signature storytelling magic that has made him a favourite the world over.

    Regular price: $13.08

    • Every Living Thing

    • The Classic Memoirs of a Yorkshire Country Vet
    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 11 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7

    The fifth volume of memoirs from the author who inspired the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small. During his decades spent as a country vet in Yorkshire, James Herriot has seen huge advances in medical science, technological leaps, and a world irrevocably changed by war. Yet some things have always stayed the same - gruff farmers, hypochondriac pet owners, and animals that never do quite what you expect them to.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • enchanting stories

    • By Grace K on 05-21-17

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Vets Might Fly

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 3 hrs and 18 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    A few months of married bliss, a lovers' nest in Darrowby and the wonders of home cooking are rudely interrupted for James Herriot by the Second World War. James Herriot's fifth volume of memoirs relocates him to a training camp somewhere in England. And in between square pounding and digging for victory, he dreams of the people and livestock he left behind him.

    Regular price: $10.84

    • Let Sleeping Vets Lie

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 3 hrs and 5 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    With two years experience behind him, James Herriot still feels privileged working on the beautiful Yorkshire moors as assistant vet at the Darrowby practice. Time to meet yet more unwilling patients and a rich cast of supporting owners. Full of hilarious tales of his unpredictable boss Siegfreid Farnon, his charming student brother Tristan, the joys of spring lambing, a vicious cat called Boris and James' jinxed courtship of the lovely Helen, this third volume of memoirs is sure to delight hardened fans.

    Regular price: $10.44

    • Vet in Harness

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 2 hrs and 53 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7

    The Yorkshire dales have never seemed more beautiful for James - now he has a lovely wife by his side, a partner's plate on the gate and the usual menagerie of farm animals, pets and owners demanding his constant attention and teaching him a few lessons along the way.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Abridged...

    • By Amazon Customer on 11-27-16

    Regular price: $11.18

    • Vet in a Spin

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 3 hrs and 3 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    James Herriot, strapped into the cockpit of a Tiger Moth trainer, feels rather out of place, but he hasn't found a new profession and it surely won't be long before the RAF come round to his point of view. James Herriot's sixth volume of unforgettable memoirs sees him dreaming of the day when he can rejoin his wife Helen, little son Jimmy, veterinary partner Siegfried, the eternal student Tristan - and all the old Darrowby crows, both two-legged and four.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Abbreviated...

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-27-16

    Regular price: $14.01

    • Every Living Thing

    • By: James Herriot
    • Narrated by: Christopher Timothy
    • Length: 3 hrs and 18 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    James Herriot has captivated millions of readers and television viewers with tales of the triumphs, disasters, pride and sometimes heartache that filled his life as a vet in the Yorkshire Dales. "Every Living Thing" shines with the captivating storytelling that has made James Herriot a favourite the world over. Here is a book for all those who find laughter and joy in animals, and who know and understand the magic of wild places and beautiful countryside.

    Regular price: $10.84

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