How to Be an Egyptian Princess

How to Be an Egyptian Princess

By Jacqueline Morley; Nicholas J. Hewetson (Illustrator)

National Geographic Society, Library Binding, 9780792275480, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 24, 2006

You know you were born to rule But will the ancient Egyptians choose you? Find out by putting yourself in line to be their next princess. This intriguing book will groom you for your all-important interview with the pharaohs.

You'll dress to impress, and to stay cool in the desert heat. You'll check out your palatial new home. And your new royal family will be there to answer all your questions: What are your duties at court? Will you attend official ceremonies and banquets? What about school? And travel? All you need to know to become an Egyptian princess is wonderfully illustrated here. Good luck, Your Highness.

About the Author
Jacqueline Morley studied English at Oxford University. She has taught English and History with a focus on the history of everyday life. She has written historical fiction and non-fiction for children and is author of the prize winning An Egyptian Pyramid.

Hewetson was educated in Sussex, England, at Brighton Technical School and studied illustratioin at Eastbourne College of Art.

Praise For How to Be an Egyptian Princess

"High-interest topics brought to life through readable texts." School Library Journal