Sphinx's Queen (Google eBook)
Ancient Egypt springs to life in this enthralling sequel to Sphinx’s Princess. As she did in Nobody’s Princess and Nobody’s Prize, author Esther Friesner offers readers a fresh look at an iconic figure, blending historical fiction and mythology in a heady concoction.
Hunted . . . Overnight, every aspect of Nefertiti’s life has changed. She is no longer living at the royal palace as the intended bride of the crown prince. Instead, she is being chased by the prince and his soldiers for a crime she did not commit.
Hidden . . . Traveling with two of her dearest friends, including the crown prince’s brother, who helped her escape, Nefertiti takes shelter in the wild hills along the Nile’s west bank. She must rely on her own resourcefulness and skills (all those secret archery lessons prove very useful) as the fugitives fight to survive.
Haunted . . . But the need for justice gnaws at Nefertiti. She is determined to plead her case to the Pharaoh and set things right. As she begins to question long-held sacred beliefs—a questioning that could alter the fabric of Egyptian society—her extraordinary journey from commoner to royalty brings adventure, intrigue, and romance.
From the Hardcover edition.
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Review: Sphinx's Queen (Sphinx's Princess #2)User Review - Priyanka - Goodreads
More ratings and reviews on PriyankaReads.com == Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars Genre: Historical Fiction Age Recommended: 13 and up (7th grade+) Sphinx's Queen was an amazing sequel to Sphinx's Princess ... Read full review
Review: Sphinx's Queen (Sphinx's Princess #2)User Review - Mara - Goodreads
If you have read my review for Sphinx's Princess - this book's prequel - then you know that I enjoyed it, and looked forward to a similar experience while reading it's sequel - Sphinx's Queen. For the ... Read full review
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