Secrets of a Sun King
Enter a world of Egyptian pharaohs and ancient curses from the Queen of Historical Fiction.
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A discovery from ancient Egypt . . .
A cursed package . . .
The untold story of a young pharaoh . . .
When Lilian Kaye finds a parcel on her grandad’s doorstep, she is shocked to see who sent it: a famous Egyptologist, found dead that very morning, according to every newspaper in England!
The mysterious package holds the key to a story . . . about a king whose tomb archaeologists are desperately hunting for.
Lil and her friends must embark on an incredible journey – to return the package to its resting place, to protect those they love, and to break the deadly pharaoh’s curse . . .
‘The Hilary Mantel of children’s fiction.’ Telegraph
This crisp, beautifully paced story will hold every young reader in thrall.
Hooked yet? You’d have to be dead and wrapped in bandages not to be.
Carroll is a natural storyteller with a real ability to captivate readers. Historical fiction at its finest.
A true page turner!
Superbly written and fast-paced.
Emma Carroll . . . rightfully owns the title "Queen of Historical Fiction". A totally thrilling read.
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