1. Why does it strike a nerve with Pete when Tommy asks about his mother?
2. How would you describe the narrative style in Chapter 1, "The Sign"?
3. What happened to Tommy Guptill's dairy farm? Why?
4. What is the meaning of the title of Chapter 1, "The Sign"? To what does the "Sign" refer?
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