Introducing Chris, a kid with a great imagination. Chris and his family has just moved into a new home and he's trying to adjust to his new surroundings. Like most kid's, their imagination gets the better of them when the lights are turned off. That's when the monsters come out to play.
Chris’s parents have just bought a new home, and Chris is not sure
he’ll like his new room as much as this one.
“Chris,” his mother calls. “Make sure you pack all your toys in
“Okay, Mom,” Chris says. He continues to play with Toby, his teddy
“Toby,” Chris whispers, “Mommy said we will have our own room, and
we won’t have to share with Danny.”
Chris’s sister Toni walks into the room while he’s playing with his
“Mom said you have to hurry up!” she says. “We need to get your
box of toys in the truck!”
“I’m going as fast as I can,” says Chris as he puts the last toy
in the box.
Sadly, Chris walks out of his bedroom. He finds the rest of his family
packing busily, carrying boxes out to the truck.
Excerpted from "I'm Not Afraid of the Dark (A Chris Adventure Book) (Volume 1)" by J. Lew. Copyright © 2017 by J. Lew. Excerpted by permission. All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher. Excerpts are provided solely for the personal use of visitors to this web site.
J. Lew, author of Rock, Paper, Scissors – Reflections of Life, Novel; The Witches and Wizards of Ozz – Deep Impact, Red Beans and Rice with Cornbread, and upcoming book; Sepulcher - The Devil’s Den. J. Lew is also the author of a Children’s book series; A Chris’s Adventure book - I'm Not Afraid of the Dark, Sunken Treasures, and soon to be released Little Ranch Hands, and Chris's Family Vacation at Rocket World.
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