Reading level 3

Sleepers

Author Mark Wright

Science Fiction

friendship, ingenuity, initiative, teamwork, generosity

When Kelsey, Ambika and Robbie wake up on a train with no memory of what happened, a terrifying adventure begins. Who are their menacing captors, and why are they holding the three friends prisoner in a mysterious country house? Will they escape before the sinister Professor Stone carries out her evil plan?

Chapters

  • Chapter 1 Taken!

    “The next train to arrive on Platform One will be the 14:29 to London Charing Cross.” Passengers milling around on the platform of the small station looked up at the display board. Bright electro...

  • Chapter 2 Deeper into Danger

    “Guys, I know you’re in there. Open the door,” urged a familiar voice. Robbie glanced at Kelsey. “It’s Bik!” “Robbie, wait!” hissed Kelsey, but he’d already flung the door open. Their friend sto...

  • Chapter 3 The Village

    Kelsey glanced up to see what the guard on the next gurney was doing. With shaking hands she picked out two of the thin wires from the tangle snaking back to a box that sat between Ambika and the ...

  • Chapter 4 Unexpected Discoveries

    Kelsey, Ambika and Robbie stared at the woman in the doorway. The woman who looked so much like the terrifying Professor Stone. “Quickly,” she urged. “You need to get out of here.” A groan from t...

  • Chapter 5 End Game

    In the entrance to the churchyard, stood Professor Stone surrounded by dead-eyed villagers and white-suited guards. Crouched behind the old tomb were Kelsey, Robbie, Ambika and Katherine. “I thin...