Posts Tagged ‘author’

One-on-One with John Erickson

The author of Hank the Cowdog—one of the country’s most popular and beloved children’s book series—didn’t always have it easy. John R. Erickson, a Perryton native, received approximately 1,000 rejection slips from publishers over a 15-year span. But undeterred, Erickson started his own publishing company, Maverick Books, Inc., in his Perryton garage in 1982 to

An Evening with Michael Blake, Author of Dances with Wolves

On Friday, September 30, Michael Blake will be speaking in Perryton. Blake wrote the novel Dances with Wolves and adapted it into the Academy Award-winning screenplay for the movie starring Kevin Costner. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Dances with Wolves movie, and FPC chose the book for the academic year’s common reader.

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