Rough and Tumble, Chapter 278: Other Mister Ranger

Chapter 278: Other Mister Ranger

While Zeke and Jude splashed around, a man paused to watch. Ethan’s glance became a double-take. This must be the second Caretaker.

Zeke blurted, “Mister, are you an Indian?”

“At the moment, I’m a park ranger.”

“Do you know stuff?”

“Knowing stuff is part of my job.”

“Like what?”

“You’re wading in Bear Creek. This tree is a red oak. And there are three deer watching you and your brother catch crayfish. If we sit here and hold very still, they’ll come down for a drink.”

Zeke’s eyes widened. “You’re mostly amazing!”

Dark eyes smiled. “Also part of my job.”



Author’s Note: This story in small chapters is a companion to Christa Kinde’s Threshold Series [Zonderkidz] and updates every weekday (Monday through Friday). More information and cast pictures can be found on the Rough and Tumble index page. And don’t forget, more story art is on display in my gallery!

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