Reading in my World is a dynamic reading series for foundation phase learners of English as a new or additional language. It draws on and extends the themes, language skills and teaching skills from Language in my World . This outcomes-based series consists of 24 story books (8 for Grade 2) which nurture a lifelong love of reading. It aims to draw on the learner's knowledge and experience; extend their language and thinking skills; help them to develop a high level of visual literacy; and to nurture creativity and stimulate the imagination. This part tells the story of Sindy and Suzy who get caught in a storm, and take shelter in a dark and spooky house. It tackles the subjects of acknowledging and coping with fear.