And she really can't imagine being chosen to aid him in an epic quest that will lead them across the globe to find his brothers and complete a grand ceremony that will save mankind.
But fate has taken hold of Lily, and she, along with her sun prince, Amon, must travel to the Valley of the Kings, raise his brothers, and stop an evil, shape-shifting god named Seth from taking over the world.
From New York Times bestselling author Colleen Houck comes an epic adventure about two star-crossed teens who must battle mythical forces and ancient curses on a journey with more twists and turns than the Nile itself.
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I've always been fascinated and intrigued by Egyptian mythology. When I was really small, I used to watch a cartoon called Mummies alive - which I was obsessed with! The cartoon gradually made me fall in love with the rich and alluring myths behind Egyptian culture, and I've always loved reading or watching any interpretation or rendition of the legends of Egypt. So when I heard about Colleen Houck's new YA novel which is about a reawakened Egyptian prince and focuses on a quest inspired by the country's mythology, I was immediately hooked, and was pretty elated when I managed to get an ARC.
His hands pulled me against his body and I melted into him, my limbs tingling and warm. Amon's mouth moved over mine, slowly, like he could make the kiss last forever.