The Lambs by Charles Sures audiobook

The Lambs: My Father, a Farm, and the Gift of a Flock of Sheep

By Carole George
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Macmillan Audio 9781250113528
6.45 Hours 1
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“An enchanting book—please read.” —Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE; Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute & UN Messenger of Peace In this touching audiobook memoir about the relationship between father, daughter, and animals, Carole George explores life after adopting thirteen pet Karakul lambs. Throughout her years with the lambs and her aging father, she comes to realize the distinct personality of each creature, and to understand more fully the almost spiritual bond between man and animals. This beautiful audiobook will touch the hearts of listeners everywhere. “In her new book, The Lambs, Carole George shares the fulfillment she has experienced over years tending a flock of sheep. I hope that this book will inspire readers to become more compassionate toward the living beings deprived of the many privileges we humans enjoy.” —His Holiness The Dalai LamaThe Lambs is beautifully written, and right on target as an example of the natural—pastoral—world where we may achieve the fullness of human experience. Our descendants may gravitate toward the equivalent of [Carole’s] Virginia farm.” —Edward O. Wilson, University Research Professor Emeritus, Harvard University

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Summary

Summary

“An enchanting book—please read.” —Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE; Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute & UN Messenger of Peace

In this touching audiobook memoir about the relationship between father, daughter, and animals, Carole George explores life after adopting thirteen pet Karakul lambs. Throughout her years with the lambs and her aging father, she comes to realize the distinct personality of each creature, and to understand more fully the almost spiritual bond between man and animals.

This beautiful audiobook will touch the hearts of listeners everywhere.

“In her new book, The Lambs, Carole George shares the fulfillment she has experienced over years tending a flock of sheep. I hope that this book will inspire readers to become more compassionate toward the living beings deprived of the many privileges we humans enjoy.” —His Holiness The Dalai Lama

The Lambs is beautifully written, and right on target as an example of the natural—pastoral—world where we may achieve the fullness of human experience. Our descendants may gravitate toward the equivalent of [Carole’s] Virginia farm.” —Edward O. Wilson, University Research Professor Emeritus, Harvard University

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“A thoughtful document that dispels any assumptions that sheep are ‘just dumb farm animals’…Please read this book.” Dr. Jane Goodall
“I hope that this book will inspire readers to become more compassionate toward the living beings deprived of the many privileges we humans enjoy.” His Holiness The Dalai Lama

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Author

Author Bio: Charles Sures

Author Bio: Charles Sures

Charles Sures received law degrees from George Washington University, served in the navy in World War II, and practiced law for forty-four years.

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Author Bio: Carole George

Author Bio: Carole George

Carole George spent her youth in a house filled with music and books in Montana. Her love of the arts led her into a unique specialization in the legal profession. With a small team of experts in Washington, DC, she pioneered the field of law related to cross-border charitable giving, advising wealthy individuals, governments, and multinational corporations such as Sony, Toyota, and Credit Suisse. She founded the journal @lliance for philanthropy and social investment worldwide.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Nonfiction/Biography
Runtime: 6.45
Audience: Adult
Language: English