Rick Bass lives in northwest Montanaâ€™s Yaak Valley. He is the author of many books of fiction and nonfiction, including "Where the Sea Used to Be" (1998), â€œThe Hermitâ€™s Story: Storiesâ€ (2002), â€œThe Roadless Yaak: Reflections and Observations About One of Our Last Great Wilderness Areasâ€ (2002), and â€œThe Lives of Rocksâ€ (2006).
- The Kootenai Five (Vol. 7 Pg. 62)