Egypt: The Book of Chaos (Hardcover)

The Book of Chaos

By Nick Drake

Harper, 9780060765941, 352pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2011

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Description

The future ofEgypt lies in the hands of the Medjay's chiefdetective Rahotep in the final, gripping installmentof Nick Drake's acclaimed Ancient Egyptian trilogy. Following Nefertitiand Tutankhamun, Egypt: The Book of Chaos putsRahotep on a high-stakes adventure across enemyempires and rogue states on a top-secret mission to secure the fate of thedynasty. Readers of Stacy Schiff's Cleopatraand anyone fascinated by ancient cultures and unspoken secrets will beinstantly drawn in by Drake's magisterial recreation of one of history's greatunsolved mysteries. Incorporating his own research through the sites, monuments, ruins, and museums of Egypt, Drake brings vividly back to life anera long ago swallowed by the shifting sands of time in this powerful novel ofloyalty, ambition, struggle, and destiny.


Praise For Egypt: The Book of Chaos

“This much can be stated with assurance: this novel will be a huge hit with fans of the series, of Egypt-themed mysteries, of period mysteries, of modern-day thrillers, and—what the heck—anyone not included in those groups.”
-Booklist (starred review)

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