The Secret of the Blue Scarab

Fiction, Women's Fiction

Egypt 1921: A brave woman in search of her father

Young Cleopatra Vanson lives in Cornwall with her aunt, while her widowed father dedicates himself to the discovery of ancient pharaoh tombs in Egypt. Cleo dreams of accompanying him on his expeditions one day. In the meantime, Cleo is taken in by the wealthy Tredennick family. When her father disappears under mysterious circumstances, Cleo – though still a minor – strikes off for distant Egypt with the Tredennick siblings. She has no idea that a dangerous adventure is awaiting her and that her scarab armlet – a gift from her father and a beloved talisman – carries its own dark secret.

Rebecca Michéle
The Secret of the Blue Scarab

Egypt 1921: A brave woman in search of her father

Young Cleopatra Vanson lives in Cornwall with her aunt, while her widowed father dedicates himself to the discovery of ancient pharaoh tombs in Egypt. Cleo dreams of accompanying him on his expeditions one day. In the meantime, Cleo is taken in by the wealthy Tredennick family. When her father disappears under mysterious circumstances, Cleo – though still a minor – strikes off for distant Egypt with the Tredennick siblings. She has no idea that a dangerous adventure is awaiting her and that her scarab armlet – a gift from her father and a beloved talisman – carries its own dark secret.

Bibliographic Data
432 pages, ISBN: 978-3-423-21974-7
First published 2021