An exciting book with a super good ending which is very surprising. Chinouk has put a nice spin on the story with the connected souls of Carmen and Jessie.
The four friends Mint, Sky, Alissa and Milas decide to all participate in an escape room. They are welcomed by Cleo in the escape room. The friends are given 60 minutes to solve the problems and to try to escape from the escape room. At first, the escape room looks like a nice and fun game, but later it appears that someone has locked them up and that they want to make them pay for earlier times.
The book begins with Sarah, the main character. You follow her in this story with her friends Fee, Jamie and Alyssa. The girls often meet on Friday evenings to have a girls night with a sleepover. But this Friday evening is very strange: there is a strange man outside their door, a window in the house is broken and all the doors were ajar. A moment later one of the girls is killed.
Fara, a fifteen-year-old girl, is going to watch Marnix and Suzie on clown night. Clown night is a tradition in Westerdam of which nobody really knows it’s origin. Fara gets the children to bed and sits herself comfortably on the couch. Suzie starts to cry and tells Fara that a clown was standing next to her bed.
In the last book of the Truth or Dance series, India is in her final year at the dance academy. India and her friends Lisa, Zoë and Nikki are still being ‘harassed’ by their anonymous stalker who sends them nasty messages and forces the girls to do terrible things. This year the girls have a strong feeling that their stalker is more dangerous than ever.
The girls India, Lisa, Nikki & Zoë are suddenly added to a group chat: Truth or Dance. At first, they think this is part of some school activity, where they have to complete assignments to get the leading role in their ballet academy. But Truth or Dance makes the girls do extremely dangerous things. Slowly, the assignments Truth or Dare gives them are getting more and more dangerous. In no way the assignments are a school activity – lives are at stake.
In the second book of the Truth or Dance series Nikki, Zoë, Lisa & India live together. They started their further education in dance really relaxed. In the summer holidays their anonymous stalker “Truth or Dance” never messaged them. The stalker used to send them unpleasant messages and forced the girls to make them do horrible things.