Chuck the Chicken has atychiphobia, the fear of failure. He disguises himself as Poulet the Eagle and travels deep into the beginnings of time in search for the key to success hoping to overcome his fears. With the help of the Great BamDino and his friend, Cavey, he learns that the key success was within him all along. A riddle using cryptography and steganography help Chuck on his journey. The back of the book has cipher puzzles for fun to learn how to use a spiral cipher and coordinate points to encrypt and decrypt secret messages.
Merideth Carroll, Austin Nguyen and Lindsey Peterson are on the Destination Imagination team called The Nerdz. They wrote this story as a part of their solution to the Scientific Challenge called "Top Secret." Their story contributed to placing 1st at the 2017 TVNC Regional tournament and 1st place at the Texas Affiliate tournament. This earned them the opportunity to compete with teams from 15 countries around the world at the Global Finals tournament. They have chosen to publish their story and share their positive message of success with the public.