The Curse of the Kings
Publish date: June 1st 1973
Pages no: 330
Edition language: English
For centuries the tombs of the Pharaohs were haunted by a deadly curse. And when two eminent archaeologists have died mysteriously, Judith Osmond was certain that it was the curse at work. Then, overnight, her life changed. There was an unexpected inheritance. Then Tybalt, a young archaeologist and ...
This was another difficult read to rate properly. I couldn't put it down, but there was so much eye-rolling too. The description on the book record is terribly simplistic, but it's as close or closer to anything I could come up with. Honestly, Holt packed a lot into this book. The first half is...
3.5 starsI had to go ahead and just finish this one. This story had almost an identical feel as [b:Menfreya in the Morning|599921|Menfreya in the Morning|Victoria Holt|http://d.gr-assets.com/books/1220239406s/599921.jpg|2073819], but somewhat less depressing, at least in the scenes from the heroine...
A wonderfully suspenseful and thrilling read tinted with the mystique, legends, and a possible curse of ancient Egypt.Certainly a must-read for all VH fans.
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