Child of the morning by pauline gedge the next story i read about ancient egypt, and really reinforced the desire to have a strong female heroine. Pdf scroll of saqqara book by pauline gedge free download. This one is about an arrogant son of ramses the great called khaemwaset. The son of ramses ii and a revered physician, his wisdom is respected throughout egypt. I read this many, many years ago and wanted to revisit as i couldnt remember anything about this other than the fact it was science fiction which is a big change for pauline gedge who is a historical fiction queen as far as i am concerned. A novel by pauline gedge a tale of magic, power and unnatural lust set in ancient egypt.
Yet amunhoteps patronage is both a blessing and a curse to huy, who feels imprisoned by the gift. Click to read more about scroll of saqqara by pauline gedge. Scroll of saqqara has 2 available editions to buy at half price books marketplace. Free download or read online scroll of saqqara pdf epub book. Richly detailed with the exotic realities of ancient egypt, scroll of saqqara is a compelling tale of power, lust, and obsession. But khaemwaset harbours a strong and secret desireto find the mysterious scroll of thoth and receive the power to raise the dead. Over three books, it covers the revolts against the hyksos pharaohs, told from the pov of a noble egyptian family of ancient lineage.
It was in alberta that she wrote child of the morning and submitted it for the alberta novel award. Since the publication of her prizewinning first novel, child of the morning, pauline gedge s historical novels have found more than six million readers in eighteen languages. The season of the hyaena akhenaten trilogy, book 2. Scroll of saqqara accessrestricteditem true addeddate.
Pdf child of the morning book by pauline gedge free. Huy has risen from lowly origins to become the seer of the king. Buy the twelfth transforming by pauline gedge isbn. Pauline gedge is the awardwinning and bestselling author of thirteen previous novels, ten of which are inspired by egyptian history. But khaemwaset harbours a strong and secret desire to locate the mysterious scroll of thoth and receive the power to raise the dead. The seventh scroll by wilbur smith this was the book that introduced me to ancient egypt. Were featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Mitteilungen des deutschen archaologischen instituts abteilung kairo 49 mdaik 1993 97105. Pauline gedge project gutenberg selfpublishing ebooks. Pauline has written novels till now, which have together sold a total of 6 million printed copies all over the world. Gedge s knowledge of the setting and environment in which her characters move, the culture and day to day life of egypt is genuinely astounding.
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Follow us for exclusive articles and interviews with our authors. The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are hatshepsut. Free download or read online child of the morning pdf epub book. Originally published in l977, this first novel by pauline gedge has become an. As in all her novels of ancient egypt, pauline gedge brings us that longago civilization and its people to vivid, breathing life.
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Pauline gedge has a fantastic way of weaving a story from the depths of her research from ancient egypt. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 460 pages and is available in paperback format. Click on this icon pictured at the right and it will take you to the correct volume in the artscroll app. Scroll of saqqara by pauline gedge fantastic fiction. Sep 04, 2007 when khaemwaset hears of the discovery of a hidden tomb on the plain of saqqara, he is quick to break its seal and take its secretssecrets that he soon learns he should never have disturbed.
Prince khwaemwaset seeks the mysterious scroll of thoth, which will give its possessor the power to raise the dead and thus attain immortality, but he encounters dark forces which he should never have awakened. The first edition of the novel was published in 1977, and was written by pauline gedge. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 403 pages and is available in paperback format. Pauline gedge born december 11, 1945 is a canadian novelist best known for her historical fiction novels, including the bestselling child of the morning, the eagle and the raven, her fantasy novel stargate, and her egyptian trilogies, lords of the two lands. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. An ancient egyptian ghost story scroll of saqqara the. Pauline gedges novels are mostly historical novels, set in ancient egypt.529 1032 1669 1498 1594 1650 1327 636 1150 1465 1408 509 940 1008 1148 1037 1248 454 261 235 975 1553 18 1414 994 188 611 1110 1085 241 337 2 974 584 360 1454