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Overall rating 
 
5.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable)  
 
5.0
Learning Value 
 
5.0

Gets Your Mind Going

HISTORY'S MYSTERIES includes fascinating details, facts, and pictures of some of the world's biggest mysteries. Kitson Jazynka words everything so it's appealing and easily understood by children aged 8 and up.

As an adult, I still really enjoyed this book. Some of my favorite cases that are mentioned are Atlantis, Anastasia, and the lost colony of Roanoke. Kitson Jazynka exposes details, clues, and theories for each topic that get you mind actively thinking.

I absolutely love the way the pictures and font are arranged. It makes me feel like I'm reading important news articles. HISTORY'S MYSTERIES makes learning interactive and fun, especially for those who are interested in history.


Final Verdict: I would recommend this to children and adults with curious minds and who love history. Kitson Jazynka did the perfect amount of research before compiling this book.

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