Shadows on the Nile : 'Breathtaking historical fiction' The Times Paperback / softback
A brilliant story of love, danger, courage and betrayal from the Sunday Times top ten bestselling author of The Russian ConcubineIt's 1932 and 27-year-old Jessica is living London life to the full when her younger brother Tim, an ancient Egyptian archaeology expert, goes missing.
Teaming up with Sir Montague Chamford - who can resist neither a damsel in distress nor the chance of adventure - Jessie vows to find her beloved brother. Following the clues Tim has left in his wake, Jessie and Monty head to Egypt.
In the relentless heat of the desert, a powerful romance sparks between them, but danger also lurks in every shadow.
But they must first confront the demons of Jessie's past-and reveal the dark secrets that threaten not only Timothy's life but theirs as well.
With a 'thrilling plot,' Shadows on the Nile is a 'breathtaking [work of] historical fiction.' (The Times)'Wonderful . . . hugely ambitious and atmospheric' Kate Mosse, author of Richard and Judy bestseller The Taxidermist's Daughter
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 448 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 20/06/2013
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780751543377
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