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Jesus Cow Tour and Scavengers News

News bits, including news about The Scavengers: – Tonight at 7 p.m. I’ll be in the Community Room of the Central Library in Madison, Wisconsin. The Jesus Cow mainly, but running my mouth in general. – Tomorrow evening, Books & Company​ in Oconomowoc (event will be held in Oconomowoc Public Library). – Big thank you…View post

The Scavengers Halloween

Among the many things I never expected in this life: Young readers* turning a character from one of my books into a Halloween costume. There are honors, and then there are honors–this is a Top Fiver. To those who took the time and made the effort (and to the parents who sent the photos and messages)…thank you.…View post

Three Long, Three Short

Over there on Twitter, Isabel asks, what does 3 long 3 short mean in the scavengers? In The Scavengers Maggie (Ford Falcon) whistles six times–three long whistles followed by three short whistles–whenever she needs to signal Toad or the members of her family. Back when I was a boy, my grandfather used to whistle “three long, three…View post