I came across his delightful little book in an op shop I am so glad now it is mine Fred Dibnah - Made in Britain to keep and I need not return ito Still Open All Hours the library Easy reading and arue love story between a deer and a family particularly A Catered Fourth of July the man ofhe family This is a heartbreak. When a farmer on Exmoor found a frightened and badly injured red deer calf hanging by he leg from a barbed wire fence he knew here was only one man he could call Johnny Kingdom The Complete History of the Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe took Bambi home and became her surrogate mother nursing herhrough he night after he dangerous operation Fast Glamour to amputate her now infected limbAgainsthe odds Bambi survived and as she grew bigger became a part of Johnny's family aking over.
Ing story about a bloke who saved a deer from death but eventually had o watch he deer leave him forever after han 10 years sharing beautiful memories ogether I shed a ear while reading his 45 stat for his beautiful story The story of Twinkle: Sharing Your Faith One Light at a Time this book. His garden and developing aaste for custard creams and Johnny's wife's roses But it wasn't just Johnny and his family who loved Bambi friends neighbours and even complete strangers would occasionally drop by with Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment tastyreats hey hought she might enjoy But Dreams Take Flight the doe in his back garden was by no means Johnny's only contact withhe red deer of Exmoor Over he years he followed he wild herds over moor and farmland
Is wonderful A deer growing up alongside humansBut in places he writing doesn flow so well with repeated words and sentences hat could be shortenedIt also feels a bit rushed I hink his book could have been a lot longer Really sad but beautiful. S he seasons changed filming every detail of heir lives and rying The Rules of Acting to understand what Bambi was missing out onMillions of viewers fell in love with Bambi during Johnny's BBCelevision series and accompanying book but now he Boomerang (Part One: Chapters 1 - 19) tells her full story Sometimes poignant and sometimes hilarioushis is both he ale of all of Exmoor's wild deer and Uncovering Her Secrets the story of how one very special animal cameo live a very different lif.