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Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Egyptian Book Challenge

I've decided to go ahead and do the Egyptian Book Challenge I mentioned in a previous post. We'll see how I do!

Here's the List:

1. When We Were Gods: A Novel of Cleopatra - Colin Falconer (Finished November 29, 2008)

2. The Hippopotamus Marsh: Lords of the Two Lands Vol 1 - Pauline Gedge

3. The Yacoubian Building: A Novel - Alaa Al Aswany

4. The Palace Walk (Cairo Trilogy Book 1) - Naguib Mahfouz

5. Nefertiti: A Novel - Michelle Moran

6. The Memoirs of Cleopatra - Margaret George

7. River God - Wilbur Smith


8. The English Patient - Michael Ondaatje (Finished August 21, 2008)


  1. I read Michelle Moran's Nefertiti in June and really, really enjoyed it!

  2. That's quite a list. Enjoy your reading and your trip!


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