List of Are You Afraid of the Dark? Are You Afraid of the Dark? While lost in the woods, Denny and Buzz Crocker come across a mysterious man named Flynn, who unbeknownst to them is in fact a cab driver who a whole new world a twisted tale pdf years ago as a result of a crash.
Flynn helps lead them to someone who he says can help them get home, a very unusual man named Dr. On the way to Dr. Denny and Buzz wonder why he would ask such a thing. Once Denny and Buzz arrive at Dr. Vink’s cottage, they are also asked by him how they are at solving riddles. Vink tells the boys that if they want to get home they must solve his riddles. His first riddle for the boys is an easy one, “How far can you walk into the woods?
Buzz is able to solve quickly, with the answer being halfway. Then he presents a very tough riddle that he states nobody has been able to solve before, “What has no weight, can be seen by the naked eye, and if put in a barrel will make the barrel lighter? Denny and Buzz now have the opportunity to solve it in order to call their parents, but Buzz is stumped. Vink informs them that they can get his help if they give him a specimen showing them somebody’s hand in a glass jar. They leave the cottage and go to where Dr. Vink says a taxi cab will pick them up in the woods.
A cab shows up mysteriously and the driver turns out to be Flynn. He says he thought he would be seeing the boys again, thinking they would be the ones to solve Dr. He then shows them that it was his hand Dr. Vink took for not being able to solve the riddle in exchange for a generous tip for taking Vink to his cottage, saying he was in an accident that killed him. Denny and Buzz still have a little bit of time before the cab crashes into the tree, which has been happening for the last 40 years since Flynn died.