|About the Book|
Ancient Egypt, in the year 47 BC, in times of Cleopatra, the Goddess and Pharaoh.Nefren (a 15 year old boy) is still concerned that he can be captured. Because Memphis and the North of Egypt are getting too dangerous, he decides to go southwards. With a sailing ship he travels to Thebes, where he is entangled with murderers and grave robbers.Outrageous things are going on- with the treasures of the old Pharaohs, a gang tries to take over the power of Egypt. Instigating a revolution, they want to get rid of Cleopatra and the Romans.The Author Michael Humm spent his childhood in Egypt. He has written this colorful story, describing each scene as if drawing a picture, taking the readers on an unforgettable journey through Ancient Egypt.The story, based on a true incident (and with a great end), takes the readers from the Kingdom of Kush to Alexandria. The trip goes along the Nile, through Upper and Lower Egypt with their wonderful landscapes, gorgeous temples and pyramids.