Win a copy of “The DNA Detectives – The Stone Age Mystery” by Dr Mandy Hartley.

Win a copy of “The DNA Detectives – The Stone Age Mystery” by Dr Mandy Hartley. 

Her latest book provides a fun and engaging approach to learning about the Stone Age and “Evolution & Inheritance”.

The story starts with the discovery of an ancient skeleton, hidden in a cave underneath the school. Someone has been stealing artefacts from the grave.

The characters attempt to catch the thief by collecting clues just like real real-life forensic scientists. 

Readers will find out how archaeologists use DNA to answer questions about the past. How DNA is used to find out what someone would have looked like, what they ate and what diseases they may have had.

The book is accompanied by a series of weblinks with fun activities to try linked to each chapter.

Children will love this page turning adventure, written to inspire them with a love of science! 

Copies are available now from

To celebrate the release of this latest title in the series there are 12 copies of The DNA Detectives - The Stone Age Mystery worth £6.99 each (rrp) waiting to be won.

To be in with a chance of winning one of these copies please enter the competition by answering the question below.

Please also take a moment to read our competition and prize draw terms and conditions.


Competition end date: 
Monday, 7 December 2020 - 10:19pm
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