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Mara, Daughter of the Nile by Eloise Jarvis McGraw
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Oct 12, 2008

really liked it
bookshelves: 2008
Read in October, 2008

The old saying, "You can't judge a book by it's cover", definitely applies here! This is not a book you want to take to the gym because the cover is so cheesy, but the story is fantastic! It is part "Goose Girl" and part "Scarlet Pimpernel" - escapism at it's best! I give it four stars instead of five because of its highly inaccurate portrayal of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III, but the story itself deserves five.
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message 1: by Anne (new)

Anne Mom,does Elise.J.M have books for my age?


Laura I think you will enjoy her books best when you are in 6th grade.


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