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Ramose: Prince in Exile (Ramose #1)

3.37  ·  Rating Details ·  81 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
''Prince Ramose was very interested in this funeral. It was his own.'' .... Someone is trying to kill Prince Ramose. If they think he is dead, he will be safe. Pampered, selfish and very much alive, Prince Ramose lives in disguise in the Valley of the Tombs. How will this spoilt prince survive such a brutal place? Can he outwit those who want him dead?
Paperback, 136 pages
Published August 7th 2003 by Southwood Books (first published 2003)
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Kimberley
Feb 29, 2012 Kimberley rated it liked it
Carole Wilkinson wrote an amazing book about slavery, betrayal and treachery. Ramose: Prince in Exile is exciting and suspenseful as the reader journeys with Ramose through a sudden change in his life that turns everything upside down. Disguised as a apprentice scribe, Prince Ramose learns the importance of friendship and love, while he tries to prove guilty the ones who betrayed him and his father.
This is the first book in a series of four, though I wish they were joined together. All the terri
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Rosemary
Sep 18, 2012 Rosemary rated it liked it
There are some authors who can create an effortless historical atmosphere - Georgette Heyer jumps to mind - but Wilkinson unfortunately doesn't seem to be one of them. The tidbits about Egyptian life are interesting but feel a bit contrived. Wilkinson may be an ambassador of the Victorian Premier's Reading Challenge but this book does not stand out.
Eozenaj
Mar 25, 2011 Eozenaj rated it really liked it
I read this series when I was a young lass (13-14 yrs old). I was somewhat obsessed with ancient Egyptian history, so I found this book greatly interesting. I don't think I'll read the series again now that I'm 21. I don't want to ruin good childhood memories, haha.
Lynda
Mar 12, 2016 Lynda rated it it was amazing
‘Ramose series’ by Carole Wilkinson.
Before young Prince Ramose becomes Pharoah, he must make friends with outsiders to outwit evil forces who will kill him.


Ava
Mar 20, 2012 Ava rated it it was ok
I did not enjoy this book that much but some parts of the story were good. Its about a young prince that has to hide in another town because some people in the palace want him dead.
LittleBookDruid
May 06, 2015 LittleBookDruid rated it liked it
Even beinga child's book, the story was really compelling, the setting really inspiring, and overall, the book, really good. :)
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Carole was born in England in 1950. Her family moved to Australia when she was 12. She now lives in Melbourne, with her husband John.
Carole didn't start writing until she was nearly 40. Before that, she worked as a laboratory assistant, working with a lot of blood and brains. Once she’d decided to try and become a writer, she went to university. She wrote a lot while she was there including her f
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