All Creatures Great and Small - "A very funny and super heartwarming book! You really fall in love with the people and the animals. This is a memoir of James Herriot and follows him as a country vet. If you want a great, heartfelt read, this is the one for you!" M.D. of Shoes Central
"All Creatures Great and Small" TV show which originally ran from 1978 to 1990 - James Herriot (played by Christopher Timothy), Siegfried Farnon (Robert Hardy), Tristan Farnon (Peter Davison), Helen Herriot (Carol Drinkwater series 1–3 and specials), Mrs Edna Hall (Mary Hignett series 1–3) and animals.
Whenever I think of Leaves of Grass, I picture Wynona Rider-turned-Jo March quoting Whitman's "new" volume in the 1994 movie Little Women. If you haven't touched poetry since high school, pick up Whitman's earthshaking 1855 collection, which oozes with freshness and optimism