Child Of The Morning

Child Of The Morning
Publisher Penguin Canada
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Category Fiction
Total Pages 576
ISBN 9780143173632
Rating 4/5 from 7 reviews
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Originally published in l977, this first novel by Pauline Gedge has become an international bestseller and has been translated into 5 foreign languages. A chronicle of passionate intrigue and sensuous exoticism, Child of the Morning resurrects the life of the awesome Hatshepsut, the only woman pharaoh of ancient Egypt, whose name was erased from history by her enemies, outraged at having to bow to a woman's command. Authentic in all of its detail and rich in powerful imagery, Child of the Morning "combines ancient artifacts, timeless psychology, and sure pacing" (The Globe and Mail), to portray the majesty of its vanished world. Its artistry transcends the boundaries of historical fiction to create a novel of the first order.

Child Of The Morning
  • Author : Pauline Gedge
  • Publisher : Penguin Canada
  • Release Date : 2009-02-17

Originally published in l977, this first novel by Pauline Gedge has become an international bestseller and has been translated into 5 foreign languages. A chronicle of passionate intrigue and sensuous exoticism, Child of the Morning resurrects the life of the awesome Hatshepsut, the only woman pharaoh of ancient Egypt, whose name

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Child of the Morning
  • Author : Pauline Gedge
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1977

Reared by her Pharoh father to assume his throne upon his death, Hatshepsut - a real historical figure - has to contend with her weak half-brother before she can realize her dream.

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Child of the Morning
  • Author : Pauline Gedge,Michelle Moran
  • Publisher : Chicago Review Press
  • Release Date : 2010-04-01

Based closely on historical events, this sensuously beautiful, astonishingly evocative novel tells the story of one of history’s most remarkable women—the first female Pharaoh of Egypt. Thirty-five centuries ago, Hatshepsut, the youngest daughter of the Pharaoh, was to marry her father’s illegitimate son and heir to the

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Child of the Morning
  • Author : Pauline Gedge
  • Publisher : Macmillan of Canada
  • Release Date : 1977

Read online Child of the Morning written by Pauline Gedge, published by Macmillan of Canada which was released on 1977. Download full Child of the Morning Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Son of the Morning
  • Author : Linda Howard
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2009-11-24

New York Times bestselling author Linda Howard captivates readers in the deeply romantic tale of a contemporary woman who unravels an extraordinary mystery from the past—by living it. A scholar specializing in ancient manuscripts, Grace St. John never imagined that a cache of old documents she discovered was the

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The Hippopotamus Marsh
  • Author : Pauline Gedge
  • Publisher : Canelo
  • Release Date : 2018-10-18

What could drive a man to revolt against an all powerful Pharaoh? Seqenenra Tao, Prince of Waset, will lead the a revolt against the the Hyksos, interlopers who have ruled Egypt for over two hundred years. Descendant of the last true pharaohs, Seqenenra Tao must rally the native princes of

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The Children of Men
  • Author : P. D. James
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2010-10-20

Told with P. D. James's trademark suspense, insightful characterization, and riveting storytelling, The Children of Men is a story of a world with no children and no future. The human race has become infertile, and the last generation to be born is now adult. Civilization itself is crumbling as suicide

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Child of God
  • Author : Cormac McCarthy
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2010-08-11

In this taut, chilling novel, Lester Ballard--a violent, dispossessed man falsely accused of rape--haunts the hill country of East Tennessee when he is released from jail. While telling his story, Cormac McCarthy depicts the most sordid aspects of life with dignity, humor, and characteristic lyrical brilliance.

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The Snow Child
  • Author : Eowyn Ivey
  • Publisher : Reagan Arthur Books
  • Release Date : 2012-02-01

In this magical debut -- a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize -- a couple's lives are changed forever by the arrival of a little girl, wild and secretive, on their snowy doorstep. Alaska, 1920: a brutal place to homestead, and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless, they are

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Among the Hidden
  • Author : Margaret Peterson Haddix
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2002-06-12

In a future where the Population Police enforce the law limiting a family to only two children, Luke, an illegal third child, has lived all his twelve years in isolation and fear on his family's farm in this start to the Shadow Children series from Margaret Peterson Haddix. Luke has

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The Child in Time
  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Release Date : 2014-05-13

Stephen Lewis, a successful writer of children's books, is confronted with the unthinkable: his only child, three-year-old Kate, is snatched from him in a supermarket. In one horrifying moment that replays itself over the years that follow, Stephen realizes his daughter is gone. With extraordinary tenderness and insight, Booker Prize-winning

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Barack Obama
  • Author : Nikki Grimes
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-01-24

The #1 New York Times bestselling picture-book biography of President Barack Obama is now in paperback. Ever since Barack Obama was young, Hope has lived inside him. From the beaches of Hawaii to the streets of Chicago, from the jungles of Indonesia to the plains of Kenya, he has held on

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Joy Cometh in the Morning
  • Author : Fran C. Hafen
  • Publisher : Shadow Mountain
  • Release Date : 2007

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Three O Clock in the Morning
  • Author : Gianrico Carofiglio
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-03-16

"In a real dark night of the soul it is always three o’clock in the morning." - F. Scott Fitzgerald A coming-of-age novel—a heady union of Before Sunrise and Beautiful Ruins—about a father and his teenage son who are forced to spend two sleepless nights exploring the

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Child of the Dream  A Memoir of 1963
  • Author : Sharon Robinson
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03

An incredible memoir from Sharon Robinson about one of the most important years of the civil rights movement.

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