In the beginning Christopher find his neighbors dog Wellington dead, with a pitchfork stuck in him
Oh no, Wellington is dead!
While grieving over Wellington, Mrs.Sears sees Chris with her dead dog in his hands so she calls the cops and they end up asking him to the station
Alright kid, come with me
AHHHHH Don't touch me!!
After Chris's Dad takes his book because he was investigating about Wellingtons death, he goes looking for his book and ends up finding letters from his mother (who he thought was dead because that's what his dad told him)
What is this? I thought mother was dead?
When his dad finds him reading the letters he confesses that his Mother is still alive and she moved to London with another man. He also tells Christopher that he killed Welligton becasue Mrs.Shears wasn't paying attention to him.
I'm sorry I lied to you, your mother isn't dead, she lives in London. I also killed Wellington.
After Chris finds out that his mom is alive he goes to London be himself to go live with her because he doesn't feel safe living with his dad because he killed Wellington. Taking is rat Toby with him as well
I got to find Mother
Christopher gets to his Moms house in London and he waits there with Toby for his mom to get home. Then his Mom and Mr.Shears gets to there appartment seeing Chris and realizing what has happened they get him inside.
Whats going on?
Oh my gosh, Christopher! I can't believe you are here!