The Scepter of the Nile, Book 3 : The Tomb
Two women stand looking at a newly finished burial palace. One is Cleopatra VII. It is to be her tomb, when she needs it, which should be many years in the future. It won't be all that long. The woman next to her is her good friend Tomyris of Massagetae. She helped design the palace. Together they created a tomb of magnificence, simplicity and mystery. There is more here than meets the eye. Cleopatra is cruelly murdered by a trusted servant. With great ceremony, she and her lover, Marcus Antonius, are laid to rest. They are never to be disturbed in their slumber until the burial palace itself crumbles to dust. Male mode handsome Fernando de Bolivar, is an archeologist and explorer with a nose for new discoveries of ancient sites. His record of successes is long. There is one place that continually eludes him, though. Finding Cleopatra's tomb. Standing in his way is the beautiful Dr. Tomyris Currington who has vowed to protect that tomb for as long as she can. Will she fall for his charms? His wealth? Or will she fail in all of her attempts to dissuade him from continuing his search.
- Paperback | 306 pages
- 152 x 229 x 18mm | 440g
- 14 Jun 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- Illustrations, black and white