Twelfth Transforming

The dramatic story of Akhenaten's disastrous ruling is also the tale of Empress Tiye, a mother struggling to save her land from the catastrophe of her son's choices.

Twelfth Transforming

In The Twelfth Transforming, bestselling author Pauline Gedge returns to ancient Egypt to reveal the mysterious reign of Akhenaten, the impetuous pharaoh who threatened to ruin his country. The dramatic story of Akhenaten's disastrous ruling is also the tale of Empress Tiye, a mother struggling to save her land from the catastrophe of her son's choices. Gedge's vivid descriptions of imperial court life among the lushness of the Nile and the desiccation of the desert lands will enthrall readers seeking an evocative tale of power, dynasty, family and curses, all set in the enchanting world of ancient Egypt.

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Twelfth Transforming
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Pauline Gedge
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-01 - Publisher: Chicago Review Press

In The Twelfth Transforming, bestselling author Pauline Gedge returns to ancient Egypt to reveal the mysterious reign of Akhenaten, the impetuous pharaoh who threatened to ruin his country. The dramatic story of Akhenaten's disastrous ruling is also the tale of Empress Tiye, a mother struggling to save her land from
The Twelfth Transforming
Language: en
Pages: 471
Authors: Pauline Gedge
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987-02-01 - Publisher: Ivy Books

The reign of Pharaoh Akhenaton is troubled by a struggle for power involving the pharaoh's proud mother, his uncle, the leader of Egypt's army, and the beautiful Nefertiti.
Seer of Egypt
Language: en
Pages: 504
Authors: Pauline Gedge
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-04 - Publisher: Penguin Canada

Huy has risen from lowly origins to become the Seer of the King. Yet Amunhotep's patronage is both a blessing and a curse to Huy, who feels imprisoned by the gift Thoth has imposed on him and by the life he must live to keep it. Though rewarded with wealth
The Twice Born
Language: en
Pages: 671
Authors: Pauline Gedge
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Penguin Global

Young Huy attends school at Innu so he will have a chance at a better life as a scribe. While there, he befriends Thothmer, the son of a local govenor and becomes close to Thothmes' family. But Huy is unprepared for the jealousy this easy acceptance stirs in another pupil
House of Dreams
Language: en
Pages: 513
Authors: Pauline Gedge
Categories: Concubinage
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Penguin Canada

The captivating story of Thu -- an indomitable, ambitious young woman who rises from village midwife to become the favourite concubine of the mighty Pharaoh.