James Herriot lived in Yorkshire, England with his wife and family, where his son has now taken over his veterinary practice. He is the author of the classic international bestsellers "All Things Bright and Beautiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful, " and " The Lord God Made Them All." He is also the author of numerous collections of short stories and a series of illustrated books for children. Dr. Herriot died in February 1995. Reader Christopher Timothy starred as James Herriot in "All Creatures Great and Small," the internationally-renowned BBC television series based on Dr. Herriot's work. A 25-year vetern of stage, screen and TV, Mr. Timothy is winner of the prestigious Sir John Gielgud Scholarship and the Sir Laurence Olivier Award.