• "A delightful dollop of nostalgia and a reminder of the joy of Herriot's antics."

    Daily Mail
  • "Admirers of Herriot's best-selling novels will find much to enjoy here."

  • "A fascinating look at Herriot's childhood and student days."

    Shari Low, Daily Record
  • "Herriot learnt his trade when animal medicine was a profession that 'trialed the faint miasma of witchcraft' about it. It's that hint of magic that made Herriot so famous."

    The Lady