Tag: egypt

May 03
{Review+Giveaway} Daughter of the Sun by Zoe Kalo @zoekalowriter

{Review+Giveaway} Daughter of the Sun by Zoe Kalo @zoekalowriter

Daughter of the Sun is the first book in the young adult Cult of the Cat series by Zoe Kalo. Daughter of the Sun is a young adult mythology based on ancient Egyptian mythology. I love all kinds of Mythology and the ancient Egyptians are some of the most fascinating because to me, there myths are the most rooted in history. It is so easy to believe in the magic surrounding their pharaohs because they actually existed. I just love learning about Egyptian history and imagining magic swirling around in the events. Zoe Kalo does an excellent job embodying the time period too. It was my favorite aspect of Daughter of the Sun. I love a good mystery, so when the main character Trinity has a torn piece of Papyrus and a mysterious ring leading her on an Egyptian journey, I was instantly excited. Once I started reading, I thought the book took a little bit of time to gain momentum, and the writing flt a bit young to me,… Read more »

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Apr 19
{Review+Giveaway} Astarte’s Wrath by Trisha Wolfe

{Review+Giveaway} Astarte’s Wrath by Trisha Wolfe

 Welcome to my stop on the Astarte’s Wrath tour Check out my review of Astarte’s Wrath and then there is a giveaway for you to enter at the bottom. Astarte’s Wrath by Trisha Wolfe ebook, 215 pages Published March 2nd 2013 Age Group: New Adult Series: Kythan Guardians #0.5 Source: ecopy from Author Summary: A tragic love story. Two thousand years before Dez Harkly developed her secret powers, Guardian Astarte was vowed to protect by the binds enslaving her to the Egyptian pharaohs. Discover the prophecy that originated from a very different time, and spans generations to link two very different girls. This is the beginning. Set against the backdrop of the Battle of Actium, in the city of Alexandria, Star struggles with her guardian duties as her feelings for the newly named pharaoh of Egypt grow deeper. Not only is Caesarion her duty, he’s the son of Cleopatra, and he’s human. All of which makes their love forbidden. But when a conspiracy linked to Caesar creeps into Alexandria, Star… Read more »

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