Reckley is a crab who wants to go exploring. But the world is a dangerous place for young crabs and his family and friends warn him not to stray too far from home. Reckley does not heed the advice and sets off on an adventure. What becomes of him? Read Awhile is a series of graded stories and non-fiction texts that have been specially written for young children in the Caribbean. Read Awhile books also contain questions, activities and other materials designed to improve children's reading skills and vocabulary.