Chapter Six- Raoul came to Brodie's house and asked how he was doing, he also told his family about how Pauline's mom had a heart attack. After that, he asked about the towels and examined them. Then, Alex and Brodie both lied about knowing anything about the towels, and then both of them went upstairs. When they upstairs they discussed who they thought would've left the towels.
Chapter Seven- Brodie is lying in bed and can't get what happened yesterday out of his head. Then, Brodie goes downstairs and listens to the conversation between his dad and his grandpa over the phone. Brodie's parents turn on the TV and what Brodie sees makes him go back upstairs and have terrible dreams. After that, Brodie woke up and went down to the river where he bumped into Otis' mom. Otis' mom remarked on Brodie's bravery and also said that there were rumors going around saying that is was Otis' fault that Pauline fell into the river where he found Pauline's flipflop.
Chapter Eight- First, Brodie wonders what he should do with the flipflop, finally he decides to put the flipflop deep down in his pocket. Then, he sees Hannah who asks if she can walk with him back home. After that, Hannah tells Brodie about how Raoul had found someone who saw Pauline and Otis, Mrs.Rand was the person She also talked about how in Florida she told a group of friends about the bat cave that her dad was studying which her friends blew it up. When Brodie gets to his house he finds an envelope stuck through the door. All it says on the front is Brodie and when he opens it there is a piece of notebook paper that has one word on it, TELL.
Chapter Nine- When Brodie enters the house he goes upstairs and tells Alex about the note. Then, Alex responds by getting worried about Brodie telling the truth. After that, Brodie's mom comes in and picks up that jacket that has the flipflop and the note in it. Then, the boys head downstairs for breakfast when they come downstairs they see that Miss. Doc Watson is there. Brodie feels dejected when Miss. Doc Watson tells about Miss. Rand's story of how she saw Pauline and Otis.
Chapter Ten- Alex asked Brodie where Miss. Rand lives, he got an answer and took his bike to her house. Once Alex leaves he goes upstairs and think about how might have left the towels. He thinks it might be Alex. Then, he remembers the flipflop in his pocket and decides to bury it. After he finishes burring it, Rauol comes up behind him and said, "I just wanted to check on something." Then, Rauol asks if Brodie had seen anyone near the toadstool trying to hurt Pauline. Brodie Flat out lies to him.
Chapter 11- Brodies parents deliver the news of Pauline's funeral. They also tell Brodie that he has to give an eulogy. Brodie refuses because he doesn't think it feels right. Suddenly the phone rings and on the phone is Alex's mom. Alex has a short conversation with his mom. When Alex comes back he says he hates his family and never wants to go back home again.