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Secrets of a Sun King

Written by Emma Carroll

Key Stage 2 Crime / Mystery General Fiction Historical Fiction

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A fast paced, thoroughly researched and fascinating historical adventure with ancient gods and curses to appease and unscrupulous villains to outwit.

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Secrets of a Sun King Synopsis

A discovery from ancient Egypt . . .
A cursed package . . .
The untold story of a young pharaoh . . .

When Lilian Kaye finds a parcel on her grandad's doorstep, she is shocked to see who sent it: a famous Egyptologist, found dead that very morning, according to every newspaper in England!

The mysterious package holds the key to a story . . . about a king whose tomb archaeologists are desperately hunting for.

Lil and her friends must embark on an incredible journey - to return the package to its resting place, to protect those they love, and to break the deadly pharaoh's curse . . .

Book Information

ISBN: 9780571328499
Publication date: 2nd August 2018
Author: Emma Carroll
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 304 pages
Year Groups: Key Stage 2
Topics: Crime / Mystery, General Fiction, Historical Fiction

About Emma Carroll

Emma Carroll is a secondary school English teacher. She has also worked as a news reporter, an avocado picker and the person who punches holes into filofax paper. She recently graduated with distinction from Bath Spa University's MA in Writing For Young People. Emma lives in the Somerset hills with her husband and two terriers.

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