Michael Perry is a New York Times bestselling author, humorist and radio show host from New Auburn, Wisconsin. Perry’s bestselling memoirs include Population 485, Truck: A Love Story, Coop, and Visiting Tom. His first book for young readers, The Scavengers, was published in 2014 and first novel for adult readers, The Jesus Cow, was published in May of 2015. If you've ever attended an "author talk" or "book reading" by Perry, you know neither term conveys the blend of comedy, poetry, and tangential storytelling he brings to the microphone. You'll be snorting with laughter one minute, blinking back tears the next, and--no matter your zip code--nodding in recognition throughout.