17th out of 135 books — 68 voters
Au Set of Kemet: The Story of Isis of Ancient Egypt Before She Became a Goddess
by Sharon Desruisseaux (Goodreads Author)
Imagine your life's purpose predetermined before you were even born? Before Au Set was born her mother had planned all she was to be. As the first born of an ancient legacy in a land called Eshnunna her life was all designed theologically before she was even born as the oldest daughter of a Goddess Representative of the temple for Inanna named Ninnuit. She was born to a la...more
Paperback, 662 pages
Published October 3rd 2011 by Brooks Publishing
(first published October 28th 2010)
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Jun 25, 2013 Ari I. rated it 5 of 5 stars
Beautiful writing and full of adventure. It was difficult to put the book down. The detail was vibrantly descriptive and certainly brought the reader to the time period it occurred. Excellent read!
I really enjoyed reading this book, but there were a few too many grammatical errors for my taste. The story line is great and it links it to the history of that time very well it seems but it was hard for me to get past all the typing mistakes. I am looking forward to reading the next book. I would recommend this book to a friend.
Sharon Desruisseaux is the author of "Cleopatra Selene, Legacy of the Sun and Moon" and the second edition of that novel which she broke into three books. The first two are currently published and are "Legacy of the Moon" and "Under the Shadow of the Moon". This series “From the Sands of Egypt to Eternity” was inspired by her travels to Egypt and her lifelong interest in ancient Egyptian history....moreMore about Sharon Desruisseaux...