The Bride Box
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The Bride Box : A Mystery Series Set in Egypt at the Start of the 20th Century

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The gift of a traditional Bride Box leads Mamur Zapt into a complex and intriuging investigation Cairo, 1912. The Pasha receives an unexpected gift: a traditional Bride Box. When opened, however, the box contains an unwelcome jolt from the past . . . At the same time, a little girl is discovered riding under a train from Luxor - and the Mamur Zapt, Head of the Khedive's Secret Police, is called in to investigate. He soon finds himself confronting a political storm as the end of British rule approaches and his investigations uncover a tangled web of family loyalties and betrayals, with its roots in a slave trade long supposed to have been stamped out in Egypt.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 141 x 222 x 20.32mm | 510g
  • Severn House Large Print Books
  • Sutton, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • Large type / large print edition
  • 0727894072
  • 9780727894076
  • 2,407,917

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"This is a deftly plotted, cleverly written, highly entertaining mystery, but it's the gentle humor and the warmth of the characters that earns it two thumbs decisively up."--Booklist Starred Review
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120 ratings
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