A Quiet Friend

A Quiet Friend

Knight’s closest companion may have been a mushroom. One of the few concerns Knight had after his arrest was that the police officers who tromped through his camp had knocked it down. (Chapter 17)
North Pond Cabin

North Pond Cabin

A few of the cabins still don’t have electricity or running water. Neighbors tend to know each other. Some families have owned the same plot for a century. (Chapter 5)
Pine Tree Kitchen

Pine Tree Kitchen

He’s in the large camp kitchen, his penlight flashing over stainless steel, a ceiling rack of sleeping ladles. He grabs two tubs of coffee and drops them in his pack. (Chapter 1)
Jail

Jail

The officer unlocked the maroon visiting room door and I stepped inside and the door closed behind me, and I was shaken with nerves. (Chapter 9)
Nessie

Nessie

The Loch Ness monster hasn’t emerged from the lake; the Yeti wasn’t caught strolling into town. But the North Pond hermit, it turns out, was real. (Chapter 5)