Secret of the 7th Scarab
While the pharaoh tries to conceal the disappearance of Queen Nefertaris sacred heart scarab, along with Shabakas abduction, fears of a curse befall those travelling eastwards through the desert.Neti and Moses, during their investigation and search for Shabaka, uncover a sinister underground network in Thebes that have since the pharaohs move to Pi-Ramesses resulted in numerous underhanded dealings. Here Neti has to come to terms with the life she, by chance, managed to escape. Will they find Shabaka before he disappears in the underground network? Or will Ma-Nefer finally have his revenge against the Nubian prefect and the Mummifies daughter? The Secret of the 7th Scarab returns us to a land steeped in mystery and magic. It paints a detailed picture of Ancient Egypt in all its glory. Faithfully recreating one of the most remarkable eras in Egypts history, author Nathaniel Burns weaves a shudderingly ominous tale of ancient Egypts mysteries revealed through a cast of characters the modern reader will recognize even though millenia have passed. So light up the incense, sit close to the light and draw back the curtains on the shadowed past with this gripping tale of love and intrigue among the living and the dead in one of historys most intriguing civilizations.
- Paperback | 216 pages
- 127 x 203.2 x 13.72mm | 299.37g
- 07 Feb 2015
- Createspace Independent Pub