Egypt, 1334BC: On the death of Pharaoh Akhenaten, his wife Nefertiti is ordained to take his place on the throne until such times as her little son Tutankhamun is old enough to become pharaoh himself. But these plans are thwarted by the forces of evil: Nefertiti disappears — but not quite without trace! Kawit and Mantu, her bodyguard’s children, set out to solve the mystery — and come up against Pashedu, the powerful and terrifying high priest at Nefertiti’s court. He is plotting to seize power over the empire using his magic powers, and proves a mighty enemy for two little children…
Press acclaim for Lost in the Pyramid :
Grippingly written, this slim volume offers lots of fascinating information about daily life and the realm of the Gods in ancient Egypt; a culture lost in the mists of time ...] Lost in the Pyramid is an adventure story for young readers, riveting and never condescending [...] a wonderfully vibrant and informative introduction to a remote, fascinating civilization.