From the Inside Flap
Ordered to hold an abandoned army post, John Dunbar found himself alone, beyond the edge of civilization. Thievery and survival soon forced him into the Indian camp, where he began a dangerous adventure that changed his life forever. Relive the adventure and beauty of the incredible movie, DANCES WITH WOLVES.
About the Author
Originally from North Carolina, Michael Blake began his writing career during his service in the armed forces. Following separation, he pursued his writing as a student journalist at the University of New Mexico and, in the seventies, attended film school in Berkeley California where he began writing screenplays. He later relocated to Los Angeles to be closer to the film industry. He now lives with his wife and children on a ranch in southern Arizona,
Michael Blake's other novels include Airman Mortensen, Marching To Valhalla and the sequel to Dances With Wolves, The Holy Road and the first volume of his autobiography, Like A Running Dog. Blake is currently working on another epic novel names Slade.
Michael Blake received several awards for Dances With Wolves, including an Academy Award for his screen adaptation of the novel.
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