Category: Memoir / Comedy
From the Back Cover
Fresh out of Glasgow Veterinary College, to the young James Herriot 1930s Yorkshire seems to offers 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 semi-feral 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. And when he meets Helen, the beautiful daughter of a local farmer, all the training and experience in the world can’t help him…
Sadie read this as part of the #12booksin12months reading challenge.
Why did you choose to read this book?: I had read this book as a young teen and wanted to enjoy it again.
What did you like most about this book?: It’s so easy to read and laugh out loud moments galore. My husband kept asking me what I was laughing at!
Anything you didn’t like about this book?: I had to immediately buy the sequels so has cost me!