They built a civilization ahead of its time and dominated the ancient
world. They defined an era of war, love, passion, power, and betrayal. They
were a people of mystery, whose secrets have turned to dust—but who inspire our
awe and wonder even to this day.
The ancient Egyptians showed us how to live … and how to die.
Christian Jacq, author of the international triumph Ramses,
brings the people and the passions of ancient Egypt to life in an enthralling
epic novel in four volumes.
The Stone of
Light, Volume II: The Wise Woman
Ramses the Great is dead; his son, Merenptah, is the new Pharoah; and
the forbidden village that hides the Stone of Light, the great jewel of the
ancient lands, is in turmoil. Ramses had protected this hidden, prestigious
city and its legendary treasure; now, the future is not so clear.
As bands of artists
and craftsmen race to complete the Great Pharoah’s tomb, their work is overseen
by an extraordinary and respected master builder. His wife, gifted with beauty,
courage, and healing powers, has come to be called the Wise Woman. But can she
conquer the deadly traps that have been set for the master builder and his
crews by a ruthless enemy? Download and start listening now!