Treasury of Egyptian Mythology

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Donna Jo Napoli

Narrated By: Christina Moore

Publisher: Recorded Books

Date: November 2013

Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes

Summary:

The new "National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology" is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli dramatizes the timeless tales of ancient Egypt in the year when Angelina Jolie will make Cleopatra a multimedia star. And just like the popular "National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology," the stories in this book will be beautifully illustrated to bring ancient characters vividly to life. The stories are embellished with sidebars that provide historical, cultural, and geographic context and a mapping feature that adds to the fun and fascination. Resource notes and ample back matter direct readers to discover more about ancient Egypt. With its attractive design and beautiful narrative, this accessible treasury stands out from all other mythology titles in the marketplace.

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  • Gail Michaelis

    I love history! And this is a great story about Egyptian mythology and has parts about real life ancient Egyptian history, I do wish that the narrator would read the entire story instead of parts from certain chapters.????????