Ancient Egypt

The Forgotten: Aten’s Last Queen

By J. Lynn Else - Published 2013


Biographical Fiction

Lynn Else’s debut novel, The Forgotten: Aten’s Last Queen, sets its action in the reign of the now-famous Egyptian pharaoh, Tutankhamen. ...Read Review

Who Knew Not Joseph

By Menachem Mannie Magid - Published 2015



“The history of the Hebrew nation from its peak of contentment to its descent into slavery. Through Yoram’s eyes and tribulations, Who ...Read Review

Three Great Lies

By Vanessa MacLellan - Published 2015



Three Great Lies starts in modern Egypt, with a tourist named Jeannette enticed to a newly uncovered tomb. Once there, she tumbles through ...Read Review

Cleopatra’s Shadows

By Emily Holleman - Published 2015


Biographical Fiction

While Cleopatra is universally known, her older and younger sisters, Berenice and Arsinoe, have been relegated to mere footnotes in history. Author Holleman ...Read Review

Tut: The Story of My Immortal Life

By P. J. Hoover - Published 2014


Children/Young AdultFantasy

This is the tale of King Tutankhamun’s journey through eternity after his wicked Uncle Horemheb, who was responsible for slaying his parents, ...Read Review

Hidden from the Face of Humans: A Mystery of the Last Egyptian

By Susan J. Slack - Published 2015



The remarkable character of Thermafi, priestess of Isis in the reign of the pharaoh Nectanebo, dominates Susan Slack’s sprawling, hugely ambitious novel ...Read Review

The Maya Papyrus

By Richard Coady - Published 2012


Thuya is the wife from Hell. She has ambitions far beyond her station and even her husband dare not go against her despite ...Read Review

The Fowler’s Snare

By C.M.T. Stibbe - Published 2014



The Fowler’s Snare is an adventure novel set in Ancient Egypt following the fortunes of a handful of characters as they undertake ...Read Review

The Woman Who Would Be King: Hatshepsut’s Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt

By Kara Cooney - Published 2014



This biography of Hatshepsut, the female pharaoh whose successors attempted to erase her from the historical record, charts a rise from king’s ...Read Review

Khu: A Tale of Ancient Egypt

By Jocelyn Murray - Published 2014


Jocelyn Murray sets her gripping new novel Khu during the tumultuous and historically pivotal reign of the Eleventh Dynasty Pharaoh Mentuhotep II, who ...Read Review