Ancient Egypt. Land of the Pharaohs. A kingdom built on gold. And a legend shattered by greed.
Big, brave and blockbusting … brilliantly detailed descriptions of life on the Nile’ MAIL ON SUNDAY
‘An epic of sex, death and intrigue in the Valley of the Kings … richly written … packs in the action … excellent’ WEEKEND TELEGRAPH
Grand mythical material … the set pieces are fabulous TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT
‘Superlatively evocative … Smith’s descriptions hardly falter over 500 pages … (RIVER GOD) has relentless momentum’ OBSERVER