- Hardcover: 288 pages
- Publisher: Riverbend Publishing (10 Oct 2006)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1931832749
- ISBN-13: 978-1931832748
- Product Dimensions: 2.7 x 14.6 x 19.9 cm
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 7,141,225 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Sid Gustafson practices veterinary medicine in Big Sky, Montana, where he also writes. He teaches equine behaviour for the University of Guelph and maintains a veterinary behavior practice.
Sid was born in Montana, as were his children and parents. He grew up in the shadow of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation under the Rocky Mountain Front.
Literary influences include Halldor Laxness, James Willard Schultz, Dan Cushman, Iris Murdoch, Harper Lee, Malcolm Lowry, Alan Sillitoe, and Ken Kesey, as well as the beat writers and Montana novelists.