The Real James Herriot: A Memoir of My Father

The Real James Herriot: A Memoir of My Father
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No one is far better prepared to write a biography of James Herriot than the son who worked with him in Yorkshire, where veterinary practice Herriot became an internationally bestselling author. Now, in this warm and poignant biography, Jim Wight businesses beyond the life of his father, a veterinarian to reveal the man behind the stories – the individual who has refused to permit fame and wealth to interfere with his practice or his family. With access to all his father’s actions, correspondence, manuscripts and photographs – and intimate recollections of farmers, residents, and pals who populate the James Herriot books – only Jim Wight could write this definitive biography of the man who was not only his father but his best friend. The name Alf Wight may not make too a lot of bells, but as James Herriot – the author who brought the British countryside in millions of homes – Wight really left an impressive mark. He grew up in Glasgow and had a stormy childhood Having decided The Actual James Herriot: A Memoir of My Father

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