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R.L.Walker
Nefertiti: A Novel | Michelle Moran
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Interesting insight from the sisters perspective! It was nice gaining insight into ancient Egypt, but quite a bit was embellished

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JaneyWaneyB
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Moran has done it again. Historical fact mixed with fantastic story-telling brings Ancient Egypt to life. Nefertari is a character you instantly love; headstrong, smart, talented & caring. Ramesses II is painted in a new light, a young king with much to learn but also a man in love. Moran writes beautifully & manages to mix accurate historical fact & description with a well-paced plot full of politics & secrets. This is a 5 🌟 book

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JaneyWaneyB
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It is a wet miserable start to the day so delving into the heat of Egypt. Moran has written another great book where she has mixed story telling with historical fact. Loving this story, will Nefertari be able to get all of Egypt to see beyond her ancestors misdeeds.

#History #Egypt #Dynasty #LoveOverPower #ReadersLiveAThousandLives #RainyDays #Books #BookNerd #ReadABook #Bookaholic #ReadingCommuter

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JaneyWaneyB
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Staying in Egypt for my next read. I really enjoyed Nefertiti so I have high hopes for this book. It is also the perfect lead up to my trip to the Tutankhamun exhibition at the end of the month

#History #Books #BookNerd #ReadABook #Bookaholic #Historical #ReadersLiveAThousandLives #Egypt #Reading #Readers #ReadingCommuter #TrainJourney #Monday

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Crazeedi
Nefertiti: A Novel | Michelle Moran
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3.75 ⭐ and intriguing story about Nefertiti. Much of it is based on the author's research. I enjoy reading about other cultures in antiquity. This narrator is Nefertiti's sister. Amazing how advanced this civilization was.

Jilly6183 I dressed up as Nefertiti for a book report in the 4th grade and I 100% forgot about it until just now! 3mo
Crazeedi @Jilly6183 that would be a great costume 3mo
Andrew65 One I keep meaning to read. 3mo
Crazeedi @Andrew65 and theres a sequel, you know me!😉 3mo
Andrew65 @Crazeedi Good to know. 3mo
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Victoria M.
Painted Queen | Elizabeth Peters, Joan Hess
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Genre: Historical fiction,mystery
Date Started: September 25th
Date Completed: September 30th
How did you choose this book: It's a gift from my uncle
Summary : Amelia peabody and her archeologist husband Dr Emerson are in danger as they look for the priceless stolen bust of Nefertiti.During the search,Amelia finds out that her life is at stake as she is hunted down by assasins.Now,she must be very carefull as she redeems the stolen artifact.

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vonnie862
Nefertiti: A Novel | Michelle Moran
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Day 1
#7days7covers #covercrush

@Bookworm1987 wanna play? 7 days, 7 covers, no explanations. Tag someone new every day.

Thanks @tdrosebud for the tag!

Nute Gorgeous! 4mo
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Crazeedi
Nefertiti: A Novel | Michelle Moran
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#7Days7Covers #CoverCrush Day 2
@Lynnsoprano would you like to join the game? Just post a favorite book cover and tag a friend to invite to play each day for 7 days. That's all you have to do, no description of book required

Leftcoastzen I like this cover! 4mo
Melissa_J Nice cover! My edition is totally different! 4mo
Lynnsoprano @ValerieAndBooks beat you to it! I put my first cover up today. 4mo
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Crazeedi @Lynnsoprano dang! I looked earlier and you hadn't been tagged, so good! Will check it out 4mo
Crazeedi @Melissa_J I just got it, and loved the picture, I guess they make different covers on many books 4mo
Crazeedi @Leftcoastzen me too!! 4mo
ValerieAndBooks Nice! I read this a few years ago— it was good. Think it was a different cover, though! 4mo
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JaneyWaneyB
Nefertiti: A Novel | Michelle Moran
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Pickpick

Moran has taken what we know about Nefertiti & the 18th Dynasty to create a novel full of political intrigue with alliances that change suddenly whilst people are ruled by a zealous Pharaoh & narcissistic Queen. I was swept away by this book as Mutnodjmet recounts her time living in the shadow of Nefertiti; her innocence offers a balanced view to the cruelty of royalty & politics.

#StaycationInTimeSwap #Books #AncientEgypt #Nefertiti #History

JaneyWaneyB I couldn't fit in everything I wanted to say about this book so a few more comments from me...Moran uses description to help the reader imagine the beauty & culture of ancient Egypt. A must-read for anyone with a fondness for Ancient Egypt & a time we can only dream of. 5mo
Crazeedi How funny, I just ordered this book!! Glad you liked it, can't wait to read 5mo
JaneyWaneyB @Crazeedi I hope you enjoy it I couldn't put it down 5mo
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JaneyWaneyB
Nefertiti: A Novel | Michelle Moran
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Enjoying a steaming cup of tea in my new Captain America 🇺🇸 mug my brother got me from Disneyland Paris 💖

I'm really enjoying the tagged book. There is so much royal court politics with lies, alliances & plots. The twisted deeds & narcissism are keeping me hooked.

#WeekendAllBooked #Lazyday #books #BookNerd #ReadABook #Bookaholic #Tea #Reading #ReadersLiveAThousandLives #Egypt #Nefertiti #RoyalLives #Plot #Politics #narcissism #pharoah #Queen