Summary: “The Mysteries of Beethoven’s Hair” is a biography intertwined with World History and a touch of forensics. It is a great read for middle school students. The true mystery of the Beethoven’s hair is in its travel through time. How did the lock of Beethoven’s hair survive not only throughout the century but the Nazi raids and complete devastation of World War II Europe?
Reading Level : Grades 5- 8
Interest Level: Middle School
Themes/Subjects: Language Arts, World History, Science
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