Unsolved Mysteries by Keith West

Unsolved Mysteries

Written by Keith West
Illustrated by
Part of the Read On Series


Unsolved Mysteries by Keith West

What did happen to the crew of the Marie Celeste? And is there really a Loch Ness monster? Read about nine unsolved mysteries including an abandoned ship; unfathomable escapes; disappearing boats and planes; a time traveller and even signs of life on other planets. Can you tell the facts from the fiction to work out what really happened? *Help Key Stage 3 students move from Level 3b to Level 3a in reading.*Support comprehension with the engaging images for each mystery.*Encourage shared and guided reading using the ready-made tasks and discussion points on the activity pages at the back of the book.


`Boys were very excited and I haven't seen boys of this ability as engaged in their reading. Students had no idea what a gladiator was and were impressed when they found out. All wanted to be gladiators by the end of it! Much better than the competition.

About the Author

Rumour has it that Keith West was born in a small village near Cambridge although he now admits to living in Essex. Keith has never driven a very fast car and has (so far) avoided fast cars running him down. He's never solved any mysteries - although he keeps trying to solve them. He has a wife, three children, two young grandchildren, two very old cats and two large rabbits. Keith continues to write books and he also writes plays. He will continue to do so until someone tells him to stop!

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Book Info


48 pages
Interest Age: From 10 years


Keith West
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Collins Educational an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

1st November 2012



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