A series of mysterious posts that contain intriguing documents, artefacts and media that, when pieced together, tell a remarkable tale.
Yes. You will be asked to select this when ordering. You can either choose for it to appear in the first or last letter from the archive. You must choose one, we do not send any mysteries without the participant finding out who nominated them. If ordering for children it is your responsibility to make sure you have the parent or guardians consent.
The children’s mystery ‘Pharaoh’s curse’ can be completed by one or more people. It is an excellent experience for siblings, working together as a detective team. The final post comes with a certificate, one badge and a papyrus bookmark, you can add extra bookmarks and badges during the checkout process. All documents are addressed with the names of all the detectives who are assigned to the investigation.
You can choose a dispatch date during the checkout. In the Uk, the first mailing will arrive a few days after dispatch. We are still posting orders on a regular schedule.
For international orders, including the USA and Canada, the first mailing usually arrives two to three weeks after dispatch. With the subsequent posts arriving just over a week apart.
Mailings are posted on a weekly bases, give or take a few days and dependant upon the postal services efficiency.
Please email [email protected], if you require delivery in one package.
No, there is a small amount of codes and cyphers in the children’s mysteries and virtualy non in the adults. These are story-driven mysteries. It’s about understanding plot, working out who is doing what, why, where and when and examanine the evidence carefully.
The childrens mysteries are exciting and written in a non-threatening manner. In the Pharaoh’s Curse, we are dealing with Egyptian history which contains theme’s relating to mummies, ceremonies and the afterlife, all the things kids seem to love. 7 to 12-years-old is reccomended.
The adult’s mysteries contains dark content but no offensive language or over gratuitous images. Minimum reccomended age is 15+