Enter the strange and twisted world of Anthony Horowitz, and prepare for the fright of your life. Six books in total, with 2-3 stories in each. Tim's uncle Nigel is determined to get a tan, despite his pale skin. But he isn't just burning, he's fast frying,. Gary discovers that Mother Nature doesn't like it when you ignore the Country Code. Nick and Jeremy are on a night bus at Halloween but the other scarred and rotting passengers aren't trick-or-treaters! And Ben doesn't really believe in ghosts, but it does make him nervous that no-one has ever left Twist Cottage, his new home, alive. Ordinary objects or events, take on unexpected and chilling twists in these fabulously scary stories.
Anthony Horowitz was brought up on horror stories, and his childhood love of all things sinister and scary has stayed with him. He is the author of a range of children's books, translated into over a dozen languages. He is also a well-known television screenwriter with credits including Poirot, Midsomer Murders, and the ITV series, Chiller. He lives in North London. He is also well-known for his extremely successful Walker titles Stormbreaker and Point Blank.