When Lisa takes a babysitting job for a woman who lives on Fear Street, her boyfriend warns: "Are you sure you want to work on Fear Street?" But Lisa isn't superstitious. And the little boy in her care is charming and delightful. She isn't even worried when the mother gives strict instructions: "Don't let him stay up late."
Lisa is happy in the job--until the gruesome murders start. Until she begins to believe that her boyfriend is some kind of late-night demon...
Her friends warn her not to go to Brendan Fear's birthday party at his family's estate on mysterious Fear Island. But Rachel Martin has a crush on Brendan and is excited to be invited. Brendan has a lot of party games planned. But one game no one planned intrudes on his party—the game of murder.
As the guests start dying one by one, Rachel realizes to her horror that she and the other teenagers are trapped on the tiny island with someone who may want to kill them all. How to escape this deadly game? Rachel doesn't know whom she can trust. She should have realized that nothing is as it seems… on Fear Island.