Buck Brannaman is a horse gentler -- not a horse "breaker" -- who has started more than 10,000 young horses in his clinics over the past eighteen years. He served as advisor on the set of Robert Redford's movie The Horse Whisperer. He is also a lifelong trick roper who performed around the world as a youngster. When not traveling on his busy clinic schedule, he lives with his wife, Mary, and their three daughters on the family ranch in Sheridan, Wyoming William Reynolds is the associate publisher of Cowboys & Indians magazine and the author of The Cowboy Hat Book. He lives with his family in Santa Ynez, CaliforniaBrannaman, Buck is the author of 'Faraway Horses The Adventures and Wisdom of One of America's Most Renowned Horsemen' with ISBN 9781585743520 and ISBN 1585743526.