Pauline Gedge's books have been published in several languages and have won many awards. Her first novel, Child of the Morning, was an international best seller. She won the Writers Guild of Alberta Best Novel of the Year Award for The Twelfth Transforming. She lives in Alberta, Canada.
The Twelfth Transformingby Pauline Gedge
Part of a popular line of historical thrillers set in Egypt, this second volume in Gedge's bestselling series reconstructs the court of Akhenaten, one of ancient Egypt's most controversial and colorful rulers, whose reign lead to the near-collapse of his empire some 2,500 years ago. "A lustrous tale of Pharaonic decadence".--"The New York Times".
- Penguin Publishing Group
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One of the best books I've ever read.
PAULINE GEDGE OUTDID HERSELF WITH THIS ONE!SHE TAKES YOU TO THE 18TH DYNASTY, INSIDE THE LIVES OF AMUNHOTEP III & EMPRESS TIYE, AKHENATEN & NEFERTITI, AND TUTUNKHATEN. THE VERY CROOKED BRANCHES ON THE FAMILY TREE MAKE AN AWSOME READ, AS YOU TRY TO KEEP UP WITH WHO IS MARRIED TO WHO, IN THEIR INTIMATE, COMPLEX WORLD OF STRANGE CUSTOMS. PAULINE GEDGE IS ABLE TO BRING ANCIENT HISTORY TO LIFE! MURDER, INTRIGUE, PASSION, LOVE AND FAMILY TENDERNESS ALL IN ONE. IT'S A GREAT HISTORICAL FICTION NOVEL!