Author Alex Woolf
Mystery and Thriller
On a trip to Mexico, Rory is forced to spend time with his strange new step-sister, Itzel. He can’t believe it when she tells him about Nightmare Island, a place where your worst fears come true. To prove it’s just a myth, he agrees to go there with her. And so begins a thrilling, unforgettable adventure! What will happen on Nightmare Island? You decide...
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Chapter 1 The Reluctant Traveller
Rory stumbled through the hot, steamy jungle. Thick branches tore at his face and clothes. Flies buzzed around his sweat-streaked face. Where was he? It felt like he’d been wandering aimlessly for...
Chapter 2 Forest of Fear
Rory’s scream punctured the heavy silence. The forest had suddenly ended. He was standing on the edge of a big grassy clearing. This wouldn’t normally make him cry out in fear. What scared him was...
Chapter 3 What Lies Beneath
Teachers, please note that this week’s downloadable Teacher Resources PDF contains a printable character and key terms guide that pupils might find useful when reading this chapter. With a huff, ...
Chapter 4 Web of Deceit
The shadow of Kisin’s huge skeletal hand fell over them. Itzel glanced back at the path, searching for a means of escape. But the trail seethed and gurgled as if about to explode. Rory inched caut...
Chapter 5 Kisin Strikes!
Rory gripped the mirror in his right hand and the water jug in his left. What should he do? There was no time to ponder this question. The Sisimite was already rising to his full, awesome height. ...