Author(s): Barbara Ewing

NZ Fiction

When Rosetta finds she is named after an Egyptian town, her interest in hieroglyphics is born. A love of language will save her life at the end of the eighteenth century as France revolts, Britain battles for Egypt, a âÃÂÃÂnewâÃÂàaristocrat seeks to feather his nest and Rose ventures into the unknown world of North Africa. This writerâÃÂÃÂs new historical novel is gripping. First published 2005.


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'A cracking good story told with verve and assurance.' PUBLISHING NEWS 'Packed with period atmosphere, this is a stirring tale.' WOMEN & HOME 'Expertly executed.' MIRROR.

Barbara Ewing was born and brought up in New Zealand. She lives in London where she combines her dual careers of acting and writing.

General Fields

  • : 9780316731195
  • : Little, Brown Book Group
  • : Sphere
  • : February 2006
  • : United Kingdom
  • : January 2019
  • : books

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  • : Barbara Ewing
  • : Paperback
  • : 823.914
  • : 448