Series: Cleopatra's Daughter

Book Review: Song of the Ni..

Book Review: Song of the Nile

I absolutely adored Lily of the Nile, the first book in this series and jumped at the chance to read the second early. I'm a huge fan of mythology and historical fiction, so it was exciting to read on about Cleopatra's daughter Selene.   I have to admire Selene, for being as brave as she is and as brilliant and strong as a queen needs to be. She is forced into some horrific situations in this book that really show you the depth of a person that has a fire for gaining back her throne. I must feel bad for […]

Posted October 2, 2011
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Book Review: Lily of the Ni..

Book Review: Lily of the Nile

This breathtaking novel follows the daughter of Cleopatra as her and her brothers are brought into Caesar's home after Cleopatra takes her own life. Selene and her brother Helios are viewed by Isis worshipers to be the pair that will bring about a Golden Age. When Selene's body suddenly becomes engraved with bleeding hieroglyphics on her arms, she knows that she cannot deny that the goddess Isis is speaking through her – or can she? Selene is torn between trying to preserve the lives of her and her brothers as they adjust to Roman life and between her religion and […]

Posted January 18, 2011
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