Cleopatra's Moon

By Vicky Alvear Shecter
(Arthur A. Levine Books, Hardcover, 9780545221306, 355pp.)

Publication Date: August 2011

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"The Luxe" meets the ancient world in the extraordinary story of Cleopatra's daughter.

Selene has grown up in a palace on the Nile with her parents, Cleopatra & Mark Antony--the most brilliant, powerful rulers on earth. But the jealous Roman Emperor Octavianus wants Egypt for himself, & when war finally comes, Selene faces the loss of all she's ever loved. Forced to build a new life in Octavianus's household in Rome, she finds herself torn between two young men and two possible destinies--until she reaches out to claim her own.

This stunning novel brings to life the personalities & passions of one of the greatest dramas in history, & offers a wonderful new heroine in Selene.




About the Author
Vicky Alvear Shecter is the author of three nonfiction books for young readers, most recently Anubis Speaks! A Guide to the Afterlife by the Egyptian God of the Dead, and a young-adult novel, Cleopatra s Moon. Please visit her website at www.vickyalvearshecter.com or follow her on Twitter at @valvearshecter.
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