The Burdon Street Siblings by Dan Quantin
Approx. 1,870 words.
Published on July 3, 2012.
When Benjamin, an anaemic six-year-old, moves into the house at 31 Burdon Street, he begins to see two other children around – a brother and a sister who are unnaturally gifted at hide-and-seek. Has Benjamin finally found new friends, or will the siblings want more from him than just a playmate?