Book Review for “The Woman Who Would Be King” by Kara Cooney

There's an Instagram account that I really like called Reading Ancient Egypt. The person behind the account, Courtney, put together a readalong for The Woman Who Would Be King: Hatshepsut's Rise to Power in Ancient Egypt by Kara Cooney. If you're unfamiliar, a readalong is where a group of people read the same book and … Continue reading Book Review for “The Woman Who Would Be King” by Kara Cooney

Book Review for “The Twelfth Transforming” by Pauline Gedge

After reading Child of the Morning by Pauline Gedge, I was not looking forward to reading the other book I owned by her, The Twelfth Transforming. Child of the Morning was well written, Egyptian historical fiction but it was so bland and filled with annoying characters. I was worried that The Twelfth Transforming would be … Continue reading Book Review for “The Twelfth Transforming” by Pauline Gedge