Harry Bucknall was born in 1965 and brought up in Dorset on the south coast of England. After 12 years service in the British Army, he worked in the oil and mining industries and as a consultant in the Middle East. He has also produced theatre on the London Fringe, sat on the Olivier Awards Panel and reviewed theatre for Arts Council, London. As a freelance travel writer he has contributed to the international and national press. He lives in London and returns to his native Dorset whenever time permits. IN THE DOLPHINS WAKE is Harry's first book.