Publish date: July 10th 2007
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
Pages no: 463
Edition language: English
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Author: Michelle Moran Rating: 4.5 stars I really enjoyed this book about Nefertiti. This was definitely the best of Moran's historical fiction novels I've read so far. It was more dense and the scope was greater than in her other books. The story is told from the viewpoint of Nefertiti's younge...
Intriguing, but around the halfway mark becomes a bit meh3.5
It's not a bad book, but it's not Pauline Gedge. Narrator here is too much of a prefect princess.
Ambition, greed and treachery abound in this telling of the controversial Pharaoh Amunhotep and his consort, Nefertiti. Together they turned Egypt on her head (and quite possibly the pharaohs in their tombs), as they committed heretical acts against the prevailing political and religious dictates o...
"And what do you think information can do?" I called after him. "In the wrong hands," he replied over his shoulder, "it can do anything." Thankfully this book was from the point-of-view of Nefertiti's sister, Mutnodjmet, because based on the portrayal of Nefertiti in this book if it had been from h...