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The mystery of the vanishing skeleton

The mystery of the vanishing skeleton

Moss, Helen; Hartas, Leo

Strange crimes are being committed in Castle Key - by a skeleton! Everyone is baffled. Scott, Jack, Emily and Drift the dog try to solve the mystery

Paperback, Book. English. Detective and mystery stories. Fiction 9+. Adventure. Children's stories.
Published London: Orion Children's, 2011
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Available at Golders Green.

  • Golders Green – One available in OLDER READERS

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    30131053643281 OLDER READERS Children's fiction Available
  • Edgware – Earliest copy due back 7th December

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    30131053182611 OLDER READERS Children's fiction Due back 7th December


Statement of responsibility: Helen Moss ; illustrated by Leo Hartas
ISBN: 144400333X, 1444005049, 9781444003338, 9781444005042
Physical Description: 171 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.
Series: Adventure Island
Subject: Carter, Jack (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.; Wild, Emily (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.; Carter, Scott (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: Adventure Island.

Author note

Helen Moss was born in 1964 and grew up in Worcestershire and Saudi Arabia. After a degree in psychology and philosophy at Oxford University, Helen went on to do PhD research at Cambridge University. She recently spent a year in Portland, Oregon, with her family, and on returning decided to switch direction and devote herself full-time to writing books for young readers. Helen lives in a small village outside Cambridge with her husband, two teenage sons, two border collies, two gerbils, several hens and a bearded dragon called Frankie.
Visit her website at and the Adventure Island website at