Please recommend askDavid.com
   using these social sharing buttons:
David

Books:  

  

Book: Gift of the Pharaohs - Renaissance Egypt by Allen L Pollens
The Egyptian civilization began in 3150 BC with the unification of Upper and Lower Egypt under the first pharaoh. Its history is that of a series of stable kingdoms, separated by some less stable periods. The success of the ancient Egyptian civilization came partly from its ability to adapt to the conditions of the Nile River valley for agriculture. The predictable flooding and controlled [...]
 
Book: A Kid's Guide to Ancient Egypt by Jack L. Roberts
From pyramids to pharaohs, ancient Egypt has fascinated kids (and adults alike) for generations. In this engaging, easy-to-read book, kids are introduced to an awesome civilization that existed more than 5,000 years ago. Colorful photographs, informational charts and maps, and fun Did You Know facts all bring ancient Egypt to life for the young reader. The book covers topics such as Egyptian [...]
 
Book: Sons of the Sphinx - Ancient Tales & Legends by Cheryl Carpinello
"I don't see dead people. I hear them." Travel back to 1330 BC Egypt--When15-year-old Rosa agrees to help the ghost of King Tut find his lost queen Hesena, she doesn't count on falling for him. Once back in Ancient Egypt, Rosa discovers that finding Hesena is not all she must do. She must also keep out of the reach of one who crosses mortal boundaries using evil magic if she is to stay alive to [...]
 
Book: Coming Out Of Egypt (The Egypt Series Book 1) by Angela Joseph
When Marva accidentally kills her father while trying to protect her younger sister June from him, she anticipates a new beginning far from "Egypt" where they once lived. But her new life is fraught with fear and anxiety. She has become the detective's chief suspect, her teenage sister is too beautiful for her own good, and her supervisor wants to teach her more than her job requires. In [...]
 
Book: Scenes from a Life by Richard Abbott
"...Full of emotional highs and lows..." (Hoover Book reviews) "...evocative sentences or phrases that add so much to the atmosphere of the book..." (The Review Group) What journey would you make to encounter the meaning of a dream? Makty-Rasut is a scribe in New Kingdom Egypt, fashioning tombs for the elite. He lives a comfortable but restless life, moving every few years further upstream along [...]
 
Book: Pharaoh's Son by Diana Wilder
The crash of Pharaoh's colossal statue into a throng of worshippers brings the festival of the good god Ptah of Memphis to a sudden, bloody end. Prince Khaemwaset, the High Priest, barely escapes with his life. He finds clues in the wreckage that show that the disaster was deliberately set. Now he is confronted with questions that grow more alarming with every answer he finds as the great temple [...]
 
Book: The Jewel Garden by Marilyn Pemberton
It was a time when women were starting to rebel against Victorian conventions and to strive for their independence. This is a story of Hannah Russell's physical, emotional and artistic journey from the back streets of the East End of London to the noisy souks and sandy wastes of Egypt; from the labyrinthine canals of Venice to the lonely corridors of Russell Hall in Kent. Hannah thinks she has [...]
 
Book: The Fire-Moon by Isabel Pelech
The Khemtesh Empire is a country surrounded by desert, a place of many gods, regular floods, and barley ripening in the blistering sun. Ordinarily, it's a good place to live. But in the village of Hasmahi, the harvest is late. The priest is dead. The paper-cutters who harvested reeds from the lake have moved on, and so has anyone else who could easily flee. And the only child in the village is [...]
 
Book: The Pyramid Legacy by Clive Eaton
A prominent young Egyptologist is murdered by a colleague, deep within the bowels of the Great Pyramid of Giza. The authorities are keen to cover it up, but they know they can't achieve total closure whilst English robotics engineer, Ben Anderson, remains in possession of a powerful image. An image, which suggests the Great Pyramid at Giza was not built by ancient Egyptians. What the Egyptian [...]
 
Book: KHAMSIN, The Devil Wind of The Nile by Inge H. Borg
Forbidden Love. Lust for Gold and Power. Wrath of the Devil Wind. The joyous birth of Nefret, Royal Daughter of Egypt's First Dynasty, is overshadowed by her mother's death, and King Aha's suspicion he may not have fathered her. The young princess's education is left to Ramose, High Priest of Ptah, who vies for control over his weak Horus-King as does the vile Vizier. Each man takes full [...]
 
Book: Three Great Lies by Vanessa MacLellan
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY: " A strong conclusion sets this light fantasy a notch above its peers." While vacationing in Egypt. . . Jeannette Walker, a cynical scientist jaded by swarms of tour groups and knick-knack shacks, is lured by a teenage tour guide to visit a newly discovered tomb. No other tourists there! Inside the chamber, she tumbles down a shaft and 3000 years back in time. Now, in a world [...]
 
Book: Salvation in the Sun (The Lost Pharaoh Chronicles Book 1) by Lauren Lee Merewether
This future she knows for certain the great sun city will be her undoing. Amidst a power struggle between Pharaoh and the priesthood of Amun, Queen Nefertiti helps the ill-prepared new Pharaoh, Amenhotep, enact his father's plan to regain power for the throne. But what seemed a difficult task only becomes more grueling when Amenhotep loses himself in his radical obsessions. Standing alone to bear [...]
 
Book: The Lost Pharaoh - Sobek II by Allen Pollens
Mysteries of Ancient Egypt Come to Life as U S Professor Searches the Nile for a Lost Pharaoh. A visit to Philadelphia Art Museum's Tutankhamen exhibit changes everything for Dr. Alberto Rodriguez. A professor of archeology at Jess Hawkins University, he is familiar with the whole story of Howard Carter's 1922 discovery of Tut's tomb. His own participations in excavations in New Mexico and [...]
 
Book: Eternal Rising, Vol. 1 (Auriyanna Delmar - Link of Souls) by Cynthia Lee
A child born to fulfill an ancient Egyptian prophecy... The Council seeks to destroy her. The Elders wish to save her. And one man is sworn to protect her. Auriyanna Delmar has always been a part of a world that she never knew existed. The normal life she tries to live as a dancer in New York City is often anything but. At odds with her surroundings, Auriyanna's dreams seem more real than her [...]
 
Book: The Secret of the Sacred Scarab (The Chronicles of the Stone Book 1) by Fiona Ingram
A quest filled with danger... Seven ancient Stones of Power... Two young heroes... This action packed Middle Grade/tween adventure tests the courage of cousins Adam and Justin Sinclair from the moment they arrive in Egypt. Can they survive a harrowing journey to discover the secret of the sacred scarab while being pursued across the desert by a deadly foe? The Secret of the Sacred Scarab is the [...]
 
Book: In The Wilderness - Book 2 of the Egypt series by Angela Joseph
Tortured by guilt over her secret crime, Marva Garcia longs to confide in someone. But who? Her former teacher-turned-surrogate - mother is about to marry the detective who, Marva believes, suspects her of murdering her father. June, her younger sister and the only person who knows what happened, insists they keep it a secret because she doesn't want Marva thrown into prison. Jason, Marva's [...]
 
Book: The Shadow of the Pyramid (Shadows from the Past Book 4) by Wendy Leighton-Porter
Max the talking Tonkinese cat is terrified of Egyptian mummies, so is understandably nervous when he's transported back in time to ancient Egypt, along with his owners, twins Jemima and Joe Lancelot, and their friend Charlie. As they continue their search for the twins' missing parents who are trapped somewhere in the past, the young time-travellers arrive at the court of Tutankhamun where they [...]
 
Book: The Flame Before Us by Richard Abbott
"...Wide in scope and rich in detail and plot..." (Historical Novel Society> "......A surprising tenderness in the face of brutality, loss, and displacement..." (Breakfast with Pandora) Conflict and commitment in the shadow of a city's downfall The raiding ships have come before, but this time it is different. This time the attackers are coming to stay, and defensive walls will not hold them [...]
 
Book: While the Sands Whisper by Linda Ruth Horowitz
A Cultural Heritage Literary Novel: . . . her camera reveals unforseen secrets of a ruthless desert No stranger to challenge; the freelance American-Israeli documentary photographer, embarks on an adventure-filled, hazardous journey to photograph the Bedouin of Sinai. Ayishah meets her charismatic desert guide, Hakim Al-khalifa; whose life is lived on a rugged terrain where a constant battle for [...]
 
Book: Ferrasium. (The Windflowers Trilogy) by Wendy Scott
"Fantasy Lovers Should Not Pass Up This Story!" Do you love action packed fantasy with strong female characters? Murder, mystery, and magic in a land reminiscent of Ancient Egypt. For centuries, guided by the Destiny's Oracle, the Bera-Bera tribes have guarded the secret of the windflowers and kept alive the memory of the banished Cat Goddesses. The High Priest Seraphis covets Pharaoh's throne [...]
 
Book: A Killing Among the Dead by Diana M. Wilder
Wenatef, an officer and Kinsman high in Pharaoh's service, has been assigned to guard the workers at His Majesty's tomb while it is under construction. Troubled by whispers of robbery and corruption among the tomb workers, themselves, but excluded from their counsels, he finds himself fighting shadows until the night he awakens in utter darkness with the taste of blood in his mouth, his life [...]
 
Book: SIROCCO, Storm over Land and Sea by Inge H. Borg
Trouble brews when Morsi-followers storm into Jabari El-Masri's Cairo Museum lab and find two undocumented tablets ready for shipment to a secretive private buyer. Desperate, El-Masri insists they are slated for a Boston Museum exhibit. As the black unguent has to be removed first, Boston Egyptologist Naunet Klein is asked to assist in cleaning and deciphering these golden tablets on site in [...]
 
Book: Silence in the Stone (The Lost Pharaoh Chronicles Book 4) by Lauren Lee Merewether
Reborn, General Horemheb, stakes his claim to the throne and takes his final revenge. Receiving the crown with his queen Mut by his side, Pharaoh Horemheb knows all should be well in a flourishing and peaceful Egypt. Yet, the position of Pharaoh is skirted and dishonored. The Amun priesthood suffers fear and restraint from the people who now know their past corruptions. How will he re-establish [...]
 
Book: Secrets in the Sand (The Lost Pharaoh Chronicles Book 2) by Lauren Lee Merewether
1335 B.C. Egypt is failing. Allies are leaving. War is inevitable. The power struggle for the throne should have ended long ago, yet it rages onward, shrouded in conspiracy and murder. Pharaoh Akhenaten's plan to regain power from the priesthood of Amun is done, but his religious zeal has stripped the economy and the people's morale. Whisperings of rebellion fill the streets as enemies close in [...]
 
Book: Scarab in the Storm (The Lost Pharaoh Chronicles Book 3) by Lauren Lee Merewether
Egypt is divided and conspiracy runs deep--the boy King Tut inherits a nation of chaos, and his wife, Queen Ankhesenamun, is desperate to earn his trust. Pharaoh Tutankhamun must decide Egypt's path amid political turmoil and corruption while Queen Ankhesenamun struggles to convince Pharaoh that their lives are at stake. With truth shrouded in mystery, doubt attacks the royalty as a power [...]
 
Book: Pharaoh - The Awakening by Allen Pollens
Mysteries of Ancient Egypt Come to Life as U S Professor Searches the Nile for a Lost Pharaoh. In a deep Kom Ombo, Egypt underground tomb, Pharaoh, Sobek II awakens from his near death sleep as the fluids maintaining him begin to drain away. The scene shifts to six months earlier... A visit to Philadelphia Art Museum's Tutankhamen exhibit changes everything for Dr. Alberto Rodriguez. A professor [...]
 
Book: The Unwritten Timetable by Stonejenson
There once was an age, a long time ago - before everyone had a PC and access to the internet, before everyone had mobile phones... OK, it was the early 90's, and when shit happened - you had to deal with it the best you could. When a young man is helped by an old guy (with problems of his own), to find his way back to normality after being beaten up - fate takes them both on a perilous journey, [...]
 
Book: The Family that went to War by Gordon Smith
In1914 Australia joined England and declared war on Germany and it's allies. In the small New South Wales town of Cootamundra 6 young Australians, all from the same family, individually joined the fight. This saga follows their journeys through Gallipoli and the Western Front. The saga also covers time in Egypt, England and France away from the fighting. This is a story of a family and how it was [...]
 
Book: Servant of the Gods by Valerie Douglas
Servant of the Gods is ancient Egypt as you've never seen it before - historical fantasy with the emphasis on both the history and the fantasy. It's the story of Irisi - a one-time mercenary and slave who rises to become High Priestess - and General Khai, both of whom will be called to defend Egypt from an ancient evil. If you love ancient Egypt and the Egyptian Gods as much as I do, you'll love [...]
 
Book: There's Jews in Texas? by Debra L. Winegarten
Winner of the 2011 Poetica Magazine national contest. "Debra L. Winegarten writes frank, funny, poignant, punchy poems. This collection shines with radiant spirit." Naomi Shihab Nye, Guggenheim Fellow. "Debra Winegarten's poems are sharp, sometimes funny, always on the mark when it comes to our difficult understanding of difference. Her poems move through those childhood lessons of identity and [...]
 
Book: The City of Refuge by Diana M. Wilder
Once the glory of Akhenaten's reign, the imperial city of Akhet-Aten now lies tangled in the raveled ends of old plots; wrecked, abandoned and rumored to be cursed. When Commander Khonsu is assigned to escort a royal delegation to the deserted capital to investigate reopening its quarries, he finds the task anything but routine, beginning with the expedition's leader, Lord Nebamun, the second [...]
 
Book: Becoming Monsters - Guardians of Esurack (Volume 2) by Liss Thomas
It's been a year and a half and Missy, now close to seventeen years old finds herself returning to the human realm she left behind in hot pursuit of Anukhan, the thief that stole her blue light and almost left her dead. Sensing it when he uses her abilities, she along with Charlie, and Saal race to find this ruthless killer of men and monsters. But they realize almost too late that there is a [...]
 
Book: The WishCaster and the Boy King (Ben Mason - Book 2) by Kevan Billington
Ben Mason is 13 years old, he lives near Stevenage with his mum and dad and two younger sisters. He goes to a local Comprehensive school, he likes sport, in particular cricket and badminton, unlike most children his age, though, he isn't overly keen on computer and video games, much preferring to be outdoors playing, walking or riding his bike. He is a very ordinary boy from a very ordinary [...]
 
Book: The Secret of the Dragon - The Revelations of the Sacred Papyruses by Carl Cupper
Califax is selected by the Court of Dragonia to venture into the land of the treacherous humans on a mission to find the Chalice of Life. As Dragonia teeters on the brink of destruction, young Califax and his newfound friend, Hayex, race against time to decipher the mystical clues uttered by an elusive Magician. Their search leads them through dangerous, hidden earthen tunnels, lined with the [...]
 
Book: ATLANTIS SOLON AND PLATO FOR FROST - 2017 NEW EDITION by Daniel Peter Buckley
Explore the ancient origins of the Atlantis legend recorded by the sacred priests of the deity Neith in Sais Egypt, and retained in the ancient library archives. Solon during his travels in search of the blueprint for the ideal state visited Sais and studied under the sacred priests of Neith who informed him of the ancient history of the island empire of Atlantis. Solon was told of ancient Athens [...]
 


Books:  

  




Home | Contact | Legal Notice | Impressum Book Promotion | Do you like askDavid.com? | Boost Your Karma

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.