Daughter of the Gods: A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Stephanie Thornton

By Stephanie Thornton

Egypt, 1400s BC. The pharaoh’s pampered moment daughter, full of life, clever Hatshepsut, delights in racing her chariot during the industry and checking out her archery talents within the Nile’s marshlands. however the loss of life of her elder sister, Neferubity, in a ugly twist of fate bobbing up from Hatshepsut’s video games forces her to confront her guilt...and units her on a profoundly replaced course.

Hatshepsut enters a loveless marriage along with her part brother, Thut, to safe his declare to the Isis Throne and bring a male inheritor. however it is one other of Thut’s better halves, the commoner Aset, who bears him a son, whereas Hatshepsut develops a searing charm for his outstanding adviser Senenmut. And while Thut without warning dies, Hatshepsut turns into de facto ruler, as regent to her two-year-old nephew.

Once, Hatshepsut expected being unfastened to dwell and love as she selected. Now she needs to positioned Egypt first. Ever bold, she is going to lead an enormous military and construct nice temples, yet constantly she is going to be torn among the calls for of management and the needs of her center. or even as she makes her boldest movement of all, her enemies will plot her downfall....

Once back, Stephanie Thornton brings to existence a striking girl from the far-off earlier whose willingness to defy culture replaced the process background.

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