UFOs: The Unsolved Mystery

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Bright lights move quickly in the sky. Strange shapes fly through the air. What are UFOs and where do they come from? Find out about unexplained objects in the sky and how science is trying to solve this mystery.
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Overview

Bright lights move quickly in the sky. Strange shapes fly through the air. What are UFOs and where do they come from? Find out about unexplained objects in the sky and how science is trying to solve this mystery.
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Children's Literature - Naomi Butler
This book presents the mystery of UFOs, including current theories and famous sightings. Bright lights move quickly in the sky. Strange shapes fly through the air. What are UFOs and where do they come from? Find out about unexplained objects in the sky and how science is trying to solve this mystery. There is interesting text for the reader. Contents include: "Flying Object, What Are UFOs? Explaining UFOs," and "The Future of UFOs." This book will probably be very popular with all ages. There are "UFO Facts" inserts with additional information and vocabulary words explained. Features include "Famous Sightings, Glossary, Read More suggestions, Internet Sites," and an index. There is a nice reinforced cover. Part of the "Blazers: Mysteries of Science" series. Reviewer: Naomi Butler
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781429623315
  • Publisher: Capstone Press
  • Publication date: 1/1/2009
  • Series: Mysteries of Science Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 1,508,073
  • Age range: 8 - 14 Years
  • Lexile: 670L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 7.20 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Connie Colwell Miller is a writer, editor, and teacher who lives and works in Mankato, Minnesota. She studied writing at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota, and went on to earn her Masters in Fine Arts in creative writing at Minnesota State University, Mankato, where she won an award for her poetry manuscript. She has written over 25 books for kids and published parenting essays and poetry online and in journals around the country. She spends her free time goofing around with her husband and three young, highly spirited children.
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Table of Contents

Chapters

Flying Object 5

What Are UFOs? 10

Explaining UFOs 19

The Future of UFOs 26

Features

Famous Sightings 16

Glossary 30

Read More 31

Internet Sites 31

Index 32

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