All Things Bright and Beautiful: The Classic Memoirs of a Yorkshire Country…


The second collection 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, brothers Siegfried and Tristan Farnon, he must contend with new-fangled medical techniques, delivering calves after far…

The Lord God Made Them All: The Classic Memoirs of a Yorkshire Country Vet …


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. But between his young son, Jimmy, trailing him around aping his every move, stubborn farmers refusing to try his…

Who Will Make the Pies When I’m Gone?: Living the Dark Side of Cancer (No S…



Jamie Schneider’s life changed with one phone call in February of 2010. After months of sensing something was not right with her body, Jamie was diagnosed with stage IV ovarian cancer, sending her on a relentless search for information about cancer and for ideas on how to survive the devastating news. Facing her diagnosis, Jamie already knew her life would never be the same. Whether she liked it or not, she was now immersed in the dark side of cancer. As this ancient rogue force claimed its…

The Computer – My Life



Konrad Zuse is one of the great pioneers of the computerage. He created thefirst fully automated, programcontrolled, freely programmable computer using binaryfloating-point calculation. It was operational in 1941. Hebuilt his first machines in Berlin during the Second WorldWar, with bombs falling all around, and after the war hebuilt up a company that was taken over by Siemens in 1967. Zuse was an inventor in the traditional style, full ofphantastic ideas, but also gifted with a powerful…

All Things Wise and Wonderful: The Classic Memoirs of a Yorkshire Country V…


The third collection 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, bad-tempered cattle and equally irritable farmers, and the continuing saga of Cedric the…

All Creatures Great and Small: The Classic Memoirs of a Yorkshire Country V…



Paperback. Pub Date :2013-01-17 Pages: 464 Language: English Publisher: Pan Macmillan Delve into the magical. unforgettable world of James Herriot. the worlds most beloved veterinarian. and his menagerie of heartwarming. funny. and tragic animal patients. For over thirty years. generations of readers have thrilled to Herriots marvelous tales. deep love of life. and extraordinary storytelling abilities. For decades. Herriot roamed the remote. beautiful Yorkshire Dales. treating every patient…

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