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Unsolved Mystery from History: The Mary Celeste

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In 1872, another ship came across the andlt;Iandgt;Mary Celesteandlt;/Iandgt; adrift on the open sea. andlt;BRandgt;Her captain, crew, and passengers — the captain's wife and two-year-old daughter — had vanished. andlt;BRandgt;Did a storm over take them? Did the crew mutiny? Were they attacked by pirates? andlt;BRandgt;No one ever found out. andlt;BRandgt;Become a detective as you read this true story, study the clues, and try to figure out the fate of the andlt;Iandgt;Mary Celesteandlt;/Iandgt;. The Unsolved Mystery from History series is written by acclaimed author Jane Yolen and former private investigator Heidi Elisabet Yolen Stemple. Read carefully and check your clues. You might be the first to solve a puzzle that has baffled people for years.

Synopsis:

A young girl relates the known facts about the unexplained disappearance of the crew of the ship "The Mary Celeste" in 1872, and challenges the reader to solve the mystery. Full color.

Synopsis:

In 1872, another ship came across the Mary Celeste adrift on the open sea.

Her captain, crew, and passengers — the captain's wife and two-year-old daughter — had vanished.

Did a storm over take them? Did the crew mutiny? Were they attacked by pirates?

No one ever found out.

Become a detective as you read this true story, study the clues, and try to figure out the fate of the Mary Celeste. The Unsolved Mystery from History series is written by acclaimed author Jane Yolen and former private investigator Heidi Elisabet Yolen Stemple. Read carefully and check your clues. You might be the first to solve a puzzle that has baffled people for years.

About the Author

Poet, novelist, storyteller, and picture-book author Jane Yolen has won four awards for her body of work in children's literature: the Regina Medal, the Kerlan Award, the Keene State Award, anda the Boston Public Library's Literary Light for Children Award. Her many books include Owl Moon, winner of the Caldecott Medal, and Moon Ball. Her daughter Heidi Elisabet Yolen Stemple has worked as a parole officer and a private investigator, and has published poems, short stories, and a picture book called Meet the Monsters. Jane lives in Hatfield, Massachusetts, and Heidi lives in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689810794
ill.:
Roth, Roger
Author:
Roth, Roger
Author:
Yolen, Jane
Author:
Stemple, Heidi E. Y.
Author:
Stemple, Heidi Elisabet Yolen
Author:
Roth, Sr Roger
Author:
Stemple, Heidi Elisabet y.
Author:
Stemple-Yolen, Heidi Elizabeth
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Ships
Subject:
Mary celeste (brig)
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Mysteries & Detective Stories
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B221
Series:
Unsolved Mystery from History
Series Volume:
bk. 2
Publication Date:
19991001
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 1 up to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.5 x 9.25 in 15.61 oz
Age Level:
06-09

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"Synopsis" by , A young girl relates the known facts about the unexplained disappearance of the crew of the ship "The Mary Celeste" in 1872, and challenges the reader to solve the mystery. Full color.
"Synopsis" by ,

In 1872, another ship came across the Mary Celeste adrift on the open sea.

Her captain, crew, and passengers — the captain's wife and two-year-old daughter — had vanished.

Did a storm over take them? Did the crew mutiny? Were they attacked by pirates?

No one ever found out.

Become a detective as you read this true story, study the clues, and try to figure out the fate of the Mary Celeste. The Unsolved Mystery from History series is written by acclaimed author Jane Yolen and former private investigator Heidi Elisabet Yolen Stemple. Read carefully and check your clues. You might be the first to solve a puzzle that has baffled people for years.

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