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Title:
The mysteries of UFOs
Author:
Innes, Brian, 1928-2014.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Austin, Tex. : Raintree Steck-Vaughn, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Describes some of the sightings reported about mysterious and sometimes unexplained objects in the skies.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
720 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.5 1.0 28629.
ISBN:
9780817254773
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library TL789.2 .I53 1999 Juvenile Non-Fiction Childrens Area
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Whether reading for fun or exploring the inexplicable, readers will enjoy the accounts of puzzling events and mysterious creatures in this 14-book series. Intriguing subjects range from extraterrestrials to water monsters and from ghosts to mysterious healing methods. Each title examines the facts, offers rational explanations where possible, and leaves the mystery unexplained.


Author Notes

Brian Innes was born in London, England on May 4, 1928. He received a degree in chemistry from King's College London in 1949. He worked for several years in a laboratory before deciding to become an artist. He took classes at the Chelsea College of Art, where he co-founded the band the Temperance Seven. He was the band's percussionist and spokesperson. The Temperance Seven had several hits including You're Driving Me Crazy. He left the band at the end of 1965.

He was a founding partner of Orbis Publishing. After selling the company, he wrote numerous books including the memoir A Long Way from Pasadena. He died on July 14, 2014 at the age of 86.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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