Cleopatra The Story of the Beautiful Egyptian Queen by Valerie Wilding
  

Cleopatra The Story of the Beautiful Egyptian Queen

Written by Valerie Wilding
Illustrated by
Part of the Lives in Action Series

Synopsis

Cleopatra The Story of the Beautiful Egyptian Queen by Valerie Wilding

Cleopatra is an iconic figure and one of the most powerful women in history. The last pharaoh of Egypt, and often depicted as a great beauty, she was renowned for her liaisons with the world's most powerful men, including Gaius Julius Caesar and Mark Antony. This fictional retelling of her life is a dramatic and thrilling story. Lives in Action is a series of narrative biographies that recount the lives of some of the key figures in history. Page-turning, thrilling plots that read like fiction will keep the most reluctant reader hooked.

Reviews

'a dramatic, thrilling story that I was eager to finish...With a style reminiscent of Philippa Gregory, this book makes the perfect introduction to the 'faction'

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About the Author

Valerie Wilding

Valerie Wilding was a teacher for twenty years and now manages a school library. She has had over twenty books published, including a Green Banana: Diggers and Dumpers. She lives in Alton, Hampshire.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
128 pages

Author

Valerie Wilding
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Publisher

A & C Black Publishers Ltd an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

1st October 2010

ISBN

9781408124505


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