The Three Investigators Wiki

Kin Platt Bio.jpg

Nick West, an alias of Kin Platt, was born in 1911 and died in 2003.

Platt was also an author of two books of the Three Investigators: #14 The Mystery of the Coughing Dragon in 1970 and #16 The Mystery of the Nervous Lion in 1971.

Platt's main distinction is that he is the only author after Robert Arthur to include Blackbeard the parrot in a book, Coughing Dragon.