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✻ [EPUB] ✰ Creatures of the Rock By Andrew Peacock ❅ – Alternate-universe.co A James Herriot for the 21st century recounts his adventures as a newcomer to Newfoundland When Andrew Peacock made the move from Ontario to Newfoundland he thought he was kicking off his career as aA James Herriot for the 21st century recounts his adventures as a newcomer to Newfoundland When Andrew Peacock made the move from Ontario to Newfoundland he thought he was kicking off his career as a newly qualified veterinarian with an adventure in a temporary location It was certainly an adventure a whole series of adventures but there was nothing temporary about it He practiced in Newfoundland for nearly 30 years and is still living there In fact he has lived there so long the locals are starting to think of him as one of them Creat.

Ures of the Rock chronicals a career spent working with and getting to know a rich variety of animals and their owners on farms in homes and in the wild Andrew was the only vet for miles around A day of practice could include anything from a Caesarian section on a cow in a blizzard to freeing a humpback whale from a trap designed for cod to capturing a polar bear after its surprise visit to a bingo parlor And on the human side anything from trying to impress a surpringly large audience of farmers with your first boar castration to takin.

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  1. Manybooks Manybooks says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIYes indeed Andrew Peacock's Creatures of The Rock is very much similar in both set up and general feel to the well known and much belo


  2. Luanne Ollivier Luanne Ollivier says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIA young friend of mine has just started her professional career in Newfoundland leaving behind friends and family knowing not one soul in her new homeWhen I saw Andrew Peacock's newly released memoir Creatures of the Rock A Veterinarian's Adventures in Newfoundland it struck a chord Hailey this one's for youIn 1982 newly minted veterinarian Andrew Peacock and his physician wife also recently graduated move from Ontario to Newfoundland to start their professional careers They too knew no one The plan stay two yearsIn Creatures of the Rock Peacock recounts those first days and the ensuing years in a practice that span


  3. Nicola Mansfield Nicola Mansfield says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIAmusing collection of anecdotes from a veterinarian who left Ontario to work in Newfoundland and never left An interesting tidbit of information which is never mentioned in the story is that this author is the brother of famous Canadian YA writer Shane Peacock Andrew unfortunately doesn't have his brother's gift for storytelling at least yet I'm not a pet person myself but find I'm fond of vetzooanimal expedition tales what I found lacking here was a good narrative voice and a connection with the characters The stories were interesting amusing and certainly gave off a genuine love for the landscape and people of Newfoundland The writing though is stilted and the humour often falls flat of where it seeme


  4. John Sullivan John Sullivan says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIFantastic I broke my self imposed no hardcovers rule out of eagerness just to read it and it was well worth it I'm not so good with the reviews so that pretty much says it all for me Very entertaining and a comfort to one living away from home Thank you Mr Peacock


  5. Angélique MapleBooks Angélique MapleBooks says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIRecently memoirs have been all I wanted to read After reading A Mother's Reckoning Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy by Sue Klebold the mother of a teenaged mass shooting perpetrator and The Education of Augie Merasty A Residential School Memoir a residential school memoir I decided for something a bit less traumatic Creatures of the Rock A Veterinarian's Adventures in Newfoundland is the light humorous memoir of a now retired provincial veterinarian in Newfoundland Each thirty six chapters relate a noteworthy event ranging from difficult calf births and horse wounds to whale rescue and caribou relocationWhat emerges right away from this book is the author's love for Newfoundland Born in Ontario he had initially “ agreed he and his wife would work in rural Newfoundland for two years and then move on to further adventures” However the couple fell in love with the place and still live there three decades later Peacock repeatedly prais


  6. Ammar Ammar says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIA tremendously enjoyable collection and snippets of life in rural Newfoundland Andrew Peacock the vet who came to the island in the 1980s from Ontario and made the Carbonear area home describes various stories that happened to him in the last 25 years on the island A whale that had an EKG A polar bear in a bingo hall A cow that is feeling nish He describes the area and lingo real good Some stories are funny and some are sad A modern James Herriot a local one recommended to anyone who enjoys stories about veterinary medicine and life in an out port


  7. East Gwillimbury East Gwillimbury says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIIf you have ever visited the province of Newfoundland and have fallen in love with the true beauty of this island Then this book will bring back fond memories This book is about a young Veterinarian's journey as a Government Vet who leaves Northern Ontario to start his first practice on the Rock Andrew Peacock is reminiscent of James Harriot's books only with a recent spin He not only ministers to domestic animals large and small but also to any wildlife that need help or transportation throughout the island This is a worthwhile read Enjoy


  8. Amanda Amanda says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIAndrew Peacock's writing style is warm and humorous His ability to capture the spirit and essence of Newfoundland is a task not easily done but he executes it with great talent This book is one of the most beautifully written biographies I have ever read


  9. Chantal Saville Chantal Saville says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIIf you liked England's James Herriot you'll enjoy this Newfoundland version The writing isn't particularly compelling I didn't get that feeling of awesome characters as I would have expected but it's a light easy read


  10. John John says:

    Creatures of the Rock Epub ↠ Creatures of ePUB ã MOBI alternate universeco creatures download, rock mobile, Creatures of kindle, Creatures of the Rock MOBIInteresting tales of a country vet in Newfoundland Not the greatest writing but the stories were engaging This is Dr Peacock's memoir his career in short stories Nothing spectacular here but a fun read


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