1 Buccaneer Bullies
Eight-year-old Joe Hardy gulped as the cage door snapped shut. It wasn’t the cage of a snarling tiger or a wild gorilla. It was worse—much worse! Joe was locked inside the Tarantula, the scariest, most extreme ride at the thrill park!
“What am I doing here?” Joe shouted. He had always avoided the Tarantula like cooties.
Joe’s nine-year-old brother, Frank, sat across from him inside the cage. “You’re not wimping out, are you, Joe?” Frank asked with a smirk.
Joe gripped the safety bar so tightly he thought his knuckles would...