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Horemheb, who reigned from 1319 to 1292 BC, was the last Pharaoh of Egypt’s 18th dynasty. But before then, he was a soldier of common birth who became the military commander-in-chief during the reigns of his predecessors Tutankhamun and Ay. 83 more words


The Ophagy, Part 10: "A Bit Of A Nightmare"

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After a minute or so Philippus realised he could still see where he was going. A glance at the rocky walls revealed that they glistened and twinkled with soft glows of iridescence. 1,992 more words

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8 (More) Books About Egypt for Kids: Part 2

Back in July 2017, I wrote about 8 of my favorite books for kids about Egypt or Islam.  Now I have 8 more recommendations for kids who can’t get enough about Egypt. 527 more words


The Price of Nofret's Nose - A Murder Mystery set in Ancient Egypt.

I’m glad to announce that “The Price of Nofret’s Nose” can now be pre-ordered on Amazon :)

Please click the following link to book your copy. 255 more words

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Book Review: A Treacherous Curse by Deanna Raybourn

A Treacherous Curse by Deanna Raybourn

This is the third book in the Veronica Speedwell series. Naturally there will be spoilers for the first two books in the review below. 287 more words



NOTICE: Last week’s post was mysteriously deleted. I wrote and scheduled it for Saturday, but it has disappeared into the bowels of the Internet. Weird. I blame Trump. 2,164 more words


New Read: Cleopatra

After Elizabeth I, my next greatest historical obsession probably has to be Ancient Egypt and its most famous queen: Cleopatra. So when I saw that Endeavour Press were offering a re-issue of… 367 more words