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Publication Order of Deception's Princess Books

Deception's Princess (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Deception's Pawn (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Demons Books

Here Be Demons (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Demon Blues (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hooray For Hellywood (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Majyk Books

Majyk By Accident (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Majyk By Design (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Majyk By Hook or Crook (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of New York Books

New York by Knight (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
Elf Defense (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sphynxes Wild (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Nobody's Princess Books

Nobody's Princess (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nobody's Prize (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Psalms of Herod Books

The Psalms of Herod (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Sword of Mary (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Sphinx's Princess Books

Sphinx's Princess (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sphinx's Queen (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Spirit's Princess Books

Spirit's Princess (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spirit's Chosen (2013)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Tim Desmond Books

Publication Order of Twelve Kingdoms Books

Mustapha and His Wise Dog (1985)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spells of Mortal Weaving (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Witchwood Cradle (1987)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Water King's Laughter (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Harlot's Ruse (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Silver Mountain (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
Druid's Blood (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Yesterday We Saw Mermaids (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Sherwood Game (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Child of the Eagle (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Temping Fate (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Threads and Flames (2010)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

Ecce Hominid (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Birthday (in F&SF) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Collections

Death and the Librarian and Other Stories (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Up the Wall (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Author's Choice Monthly Books

The Old Funny Stuff (By: George Alec Effinger) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Daily Voices (By: Lisa Goldstein) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Heroines (By: James Patrick Kelly) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Legacy of Fire (By: Nina Kiriki Hoffman) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Peripheral Vision (By: Karen Joy Fowler) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Swatting at the Cosmos (By: James K. Morrow) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Neon Twilight (By: Edward Bryant) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tales from a Vanished Country (By: Elizabeth Lynn) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
True Minds (By: Spider Robinson) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hedgework & Guessery (By: Charles de Lint) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stories by Mama Lansdales Youngest Boy (By: Joe R. Lansdale) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unthreatened by the Morning Light (By: Karl Edward Wagner) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nine Hard Questions About the Nature of the Universe (By: Lewis Shiner) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
It's Been Fun (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wong's Lost and Found Emporium and Other Oddities (By: William Wu) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Blood Of Ten Chiefs Books

The Blood of Ten Chiefs (By: C.J. Cherryh,Nancy Springer,Diana L. Paxson,Lynn Abbey,Robert Lynn Asprin,Diane Carey,Mark C. Perry,Richard Pini,Allen L. Wold) (1986)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wolfsong (By: Lynn Abbey,Robert Lynn Asprin,Richard Pini) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Winds of Change (By: Mercedes Lackey,Nancy Springer,Janny Wurts,Diana L. Paxson,Lynn Abbey,Richard Pini,Allen L. Wold) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Against the Wind (By: Mercedes Lackey,Nancy Springer,Diana L. Paxson,Lynn Abbey,Len Wein,Heather Gladney,Richard Pini,Allen L. Wold,Deni Loubert) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dark Hours (With: Mercedes Lackey,Nancy Springer,Diana L. Paxson,Lynn Abbey,Richard Pini) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Anthology series.

Publication Order of Chicks In Chainmail Books

Chicks Ahoy! (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chicks in Chainmail (By: Margaret Ball) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mathemagics (By: Margaret Ball) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chicks 'n Chained Males (By: Josepha Sherman) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Chick is in the Mail (By: Margaret Ball) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Turn the Other Chick (By: K.D. Wentworth) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chicks and Balances (By: Julia S. Mandala) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Dragonflight Books

Letters from Atlantis (By: Robert Silverberg) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Dreaming Place (By: Charles de Lint) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dragon's Plunder (By: Brad Strickland) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wishing Season (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Born of Elven Blood (By: Kevin J. Anderson,John Gregory Betancourt) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Monet's Ghost (By: Chelsea Quinn Yarbro) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Men In Black Books

Men In Black (By: Steve Perry) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Men in Black: The Grazer Conspiracy (By: Dean Wesley Smith) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Men in Black II (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Star Trek: The Next Generation (Numbered) Books

Encounter at Farpoint (By: David Gerrold) (1987)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ghost Ship (By: Diane Carey) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Peacekeepers (By: Gene DeWeese) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Children of Hamlin (By: Carmen Carter) (1988)Description / Buy at Amazon
Survivors (By: Jean Lorrah) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Strike Zone (By: Peter David) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Power Hungry (By: Howard Weinstein) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
Masks (By: John Vornholt) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Captain's Honor (By: David Dvorkin,Daniel Dvorkin) (1989)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Rock and a Hard Place (By: Peter David) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gulliver's Fugitives (By: Keith Sharee) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Doomsday World (By: Peter David,Carmen Carter,Robert Greenberger,Michael Jan Friedman) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Eyes of the Beholders (By: A.C. Crispin) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Exiles (By: Howard Weinstein) (1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
Contamination (By: John Vornholt) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Boogeymen (By: Mel Gilden) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Q-in-Law (By: Peter David) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Perchance to Dream (By: Howard Weinstein) (1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spartacus (By: Terry Mancour) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chains of Command (By: Bill McCay,Eloise Flood) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Imbalance (By: V.E. Mitchell) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
War Drums (By: John Vornholt) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nightshade (By: Laurell K Hamilton) (1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Grounded (By: David Bischoff) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Romulan Prize (By: Simon Hawke) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Guises of the Mind (By: Rebecca Neason) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Here There Be Dragons (By: John Peel) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sins of Commission (By: Susan Wright) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Debtors' Planet (By: W.R. Thompson) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Foreign Foes (By: Dave Galanter,Greg Brodeur) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Requiem (By: Michael Jan Friedman,Kevin Ryan) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Balance of Power (By: Dafydd ab Hugh) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Blaze of Glory (By: Simon Hawke) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Romulan Stratagem (By: Robert Greenberger) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Into the Nebula (By: Gene DeWeese) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Last Stand (By: Brad Ferguson) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dragon's Honor (By: Greg Cox,Kij Johnson) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rogue Saucer (By: John Vornholt) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Possession (By: Kathleen O'Malley,J.M. Dillard) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Soldiers of Fear (By: Dean Wesley Smith) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Infiltrator (By: W.R. Thompson) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Fury Scorned (By: Pamela Sargent) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Death of Princes (By: John Peel) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Intellivore (By: Diane Duane) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
To Storm Heaven (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Q-Strike (By: Greg Cox) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Infection (By: John Gregory Betancourt) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
I, Q (By: Peter David,John de Lancie) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dyson Sphere (By: George Zebrowski) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vectors (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch,Dean Wesley Smith) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Quarantine (By: John Vornholt) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Red Sector (By: Michael Jan Friedman,Diane Carey) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Double or Nothing (By: Peter David) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
The First Virtue (By: Christie Golden,Michael Jan Friedman) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Forgotten War (By: William R. Forstchen) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gemworld, Book One (By: John Vornholt) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gemworld, Book Two (By: John Vornholt) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Genesis Wave Book One (By: John Vornholt) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vectors: Double Helix #2 (By: Dean Wesley Smith) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Diplomatic Implausibility (By: Keith R.A. DeCandido) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tooth and Claw (By: Doranna Durgin) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Maximum Warp: Book One (By: Dave Galanter,Greg Brodeur) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Maximum Warp: Book Two (By: Dave Galanter,Greg Brodeur) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Genesis Wave, Book Two (By: John Vornholt) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Genesis Wave, Book Three (By: John Vornholt) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Immortal Coil (By: Jeffrey Lang) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Hard Rain (By: Dean Wesley Smith) (2002)Description / Buy at Amazon
Genesis Force (By: John Vornholt) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sand and Stars (By: Diane Duane,A.C. Crispin) (2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Engines of Destiny (By: Gene DeWeese) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Takedown (By: John Jackson Miller) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Books

Emissary (By: J.M. Dillard) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Siege (By: Peter David) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bloodletter (By: K.W. Jeter) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Big Game (By: Sandy Schofield) (1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fallen Heroes (By: Dafydd ab Hugh) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Betrayal (By: Lois Tilton) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Warchild (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Search (By: Diane Carey) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Antimatter (By: John Vornholt) (1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Proud Helios (By: Melissa Scott) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Warped (By: K.W. Jeter) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Valhalla (By: Nathan Archer) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Devil in the Sky (By: Greg Cox) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Ferengi: Rules of Acquisition (By: Ira Steven Behr) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Laertian Gamble (By: Robert Sheckley) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Way of the Warrior (By: Diane Carey) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Station Rage (By: Diane Carey) (1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Long Night (By: Dean Wesley Smith) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Objective: Bajor (By: John Peel) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Heart of the Warrior (By: John Gregory Betancourt) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Saratoga (By: Michael Jan Friedman) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
Trials and Tribble-ations (By: Diane Carey) (1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Tempest (By: Susan Wright) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wrath of the Prophets (By: Michael Jan Friedman) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Legends of the Ferengi (By: Ira Steven Behr,Robert Hewitt Wolfe) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Trial by Error (By: Mark A. Garland) (1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vengeance (By: Dafydd ab Hugh) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Far Beyond the Stars (By: Steven Barnes,Hans Beimler) (1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
The 34th Rule (By: Armin Shimerman) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
What You Leave Behind (By: Diane Carey) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tunnel Through the Stars (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Lives of Dax (By: Marco Palmieri) (1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Stitch in Time (By: Andrew J. Robinson) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ds9#27 A Stitch In Time: Star Trek Deep Space Nine (By: Andrew J. Robinson) (2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Section 31: Abyss (By: Jeffrey Lang,David Weddle) (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rising Son (By: S.D. Perry) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Prophecy and Change (By: Marco Palmieri,Keith R.A. DeCandido,Kevin G. Summers,Una McCormack,Andy Mangels,Terri Osborne,Heather Jarman,Geoffrey Thorne,Christopher L. Bennett,Andrew J. Robinson,Michael A. Martin) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unity (By: S.D. Perry) (2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hollow Men (By: Una McCormack) (2005)Description / Buy at Amazon
Warpath (By: David Mack) (2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Twist of Faith (By: S.D. Perry) (2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
These Haunted Seas (By: Heather Jarman,David R. George III) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fearful Symmetry (By: Olivia Woods) (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Soul Key (By: Olivia Woods) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Never Ending Sacrifice (By: Una McCormack) (2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lust's Latinum Lost (and Found) (By: Paula M. Block,Terry J. Erdmann) (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sacraments of Fire (By: David R. George III) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ascendance (By: David R. George III) (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Force and Motion (By: Jeffrey Lang) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rules of Accusation (By: Paula M. Block,Terry J. Erdmann) (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Long Mirage (By: David R. George III) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Enigma Tales (By: Una McCormack) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gamma: Original Sin (By: David R. George III) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
I, The Constable (By: Paula M. Block,Terry J. Erdmann) (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Anthologies

Carmen Miranda's Ghost is Haunting Space Station Three(1990)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Crafters(1991)Description / Buy at Amazon
Battlestations(1992)Description / Buy at Amazon
Snow White, Blood Red(1993)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dark Destiny(1994)Description / Buy at Amazon
Best New Horror 6(1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Excalibur(1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Angels!(1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cthulhu 2000(1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Blood Muse(1995)Description / Buy at Amazon
Don't Forget Your Spacesuit, Dear(1996)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Asimov's Science Fiction, May 1997(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Black Swan, White Raven(1997)Description / Buy at Amazon
Starlight 2(1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nebula Awards 32: SFWA’s Choices for the Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year(1998)Description / Buy at Amazon
Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, July 1999(1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Best from Fantasy & Science Fiction: The 50th Anniversary Anthology(1999)Description / Buy at Amazon
Black Heart, Ivory Bones(2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mr. Simonelli or the Fairy Widower(2000)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Mammoth Book of Awesome Comic Fantasy(2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Further Adventures of Xena: Warrior Princess(2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Best of Fantasy and Science Fiction Magazine: Joe Haldeman and Others(2003)Description / Buy at Amazon
Haunted Holidays(2004)Description / Buy at Amazon
Elemental: The Tsunami Relief Anthology(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding(2006)Description / Buy at Amazon
Under Cover of Darkness(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Best New Romantic Fantasy 2(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sword and Sorceress 22(2007)Description / Buy at Amazon
Witch Way to the Mall(2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Strip Mauled(2009)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fangs for the Mammaries(2010)Description / Buy at Amazon
Happily Ever After(2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unidentified Funny Objects 2(2013)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unidentified Funny Objects 4(2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unidentified Funny Objects 5(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction November/December 2016(2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Funny Horror(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Little Green Men—Attack!(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ex Libris: Stories of Librarians, Libraries, and Lore(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Submerged(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unidentified Funny Objects 6(2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unidentified Funny Objects 7(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Galactic Stew(2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Unidentified Funny Objects 8(2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Noir(2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dragonesque(2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Esther Friesner
Esther Friesner is a fantasy and fiction author with over 200 distinct works to her name. Friesner went to Vassar College, where she graduated with a B.A in Drama and Spanish. The talented author later joined Yale University and was awarded a Spanish M.A and a Ph.D. within a short five years. After teaching Spanish in Yale for a while, the author decides to settle full-time into writing. Currently, Friesner lives in Connecticut with her husband and two children.

Nobody’s Princess
Nobody’s Princess is the first book in the Nobody’s Princess series. Hellen of Sparta is a beautiful princess with steely determination and a sassy attitude to match. While she is set to become Queen of Sparta in the future, Helen is not keen to follow the traditional path. Her love for adventure sees her following her brothers to the field for fighting lessons instead of staying indoors with the ladies doing some needlework. Since it is not common for a queen or a woman for that matter to practice fighting among the menfolk, Hellen has to disguise herself and dress like the rest of the boys. Fortunately, her mother, trainer, and brothers know about the training and support her fully.

When Helen’s twin sets off to wed with the Prince of Mykenae, Helen is among those who escort her to her new kingdom. Her brothers Polydeuces and Castor decide to go to Calydon to hunt for a rabid boar at some point, and Helen is left all alone with her sister. It is then that she decides that she would never be an average queen. Her future was undoubtedly on the battlefield, and she would do anything possible to be known for her heroic acts and not just her beauty. The author incorporates a few myths into the story, which adds some air of mystery and intrigue to it.

This story is a perfect blend of fiction and history and mythology. The author takes you back to ancient Greek and Spartan society, culture, and way of life. If you are a fan of Greek history, you will love Greece’s details and outstanding events that shaped the Spartan society. This book will also appeal to anyone who enjoys a story with a strong female character. Helen is the true definition of a strong young lady, and it is incredible how she wants to be judged through her actions and not her beauty. The story takes us through her childhood and teenage years, and it is lovely to see her transformation in those few years.

Nobody’s Princess is the story of a young girl who refuses to bow to societal expectations and forge her path. Hellen is born into royalty, but she is determined to be a fighter. Not even society expectations will deter her from achieving her goal. You would expect a princess would want to spend her time beautifying herself with the help of her servants, but Helen is not that kind of Princess. The message this book is pushing is perfect for teenage girls like Hellen, who are just discovering their identity. This book makes it clear that people should be judged according to their deeds and not their looks.

Sphinx’s Princess
Sphinx’s Princess is the first in the Sphinx’s Princess series. The book tells Nefertiti’s story, the beautiful and dutiful daughter of the Royal Wife’s brother. While Nefertiti is a commoner, her life is anything but ordinary. The young lady has been receiving scribe lessons in secret, and she is known to act quickly where injustice or cruelty is concerned. Her striking beauty is also known far and wide. When Queen Tiye hears of her niece’s beauty and impulsive behavior, she decides to use it as a pawn on her quest for power. The queen devises a plan to bring Nefertiti to the palace and keep her there before her marriage.

Nefertiti is taken from her family, an action that leaves her sad and lonely. Her life in the palace is characterized by danger and intrigue, and it is disturbing that her mind and spirit refuse to rest even when living among royalty. She is set to become a princess after marrying Queen Tiye’s firstborn son. However, in the three years before this marriage happens, she is to stay amidst Pharaoh’s junior wives, but she cannot communicate with them. You would think that her time in the palace would be a great time to get to know her betrothed, but the cold man rarely spends time with her.

A glimmer of light appears through the Prince’s brother, who also happens to be a scribe. Soon enough, Nefertiti is retaking scribe lessons in secret, and she greatly enjoys her betrothed brother’s company. The young man enjoys showing Nefertiti the city and teaching her to drive a chariot. However, when her betrothed learns about her escapades with his brother, he threatens Nefertiti.

Things take an exciting turn when the Pharaoh goes on a journey for a long time. His firstborn son takes over the throne, and Nefertiti is quick to notice his transformation. Is she finally falling in love with her husband to be? What about the recent accusation? Can her betrothed do anything to change her fate? Friesner again succeeds in blending mythology and historical fiction into a thrilling story. The tale will take you back to Egyptian history and its mythology.

Sphinx’s Princess is an enchanting read characterized by a strong female character, a rich Egyptian history, and a tension that doesn’t ease up until the last page. This is the story of a commoner who turns into royalty. Through Nefertiti, we get to experience the best of both worlds, and it is intriguing how the commoners over worshipped the gods. Imagine living in a society where one can be blamed for angering the gods for a small mistake. The book ends with a cliffhanger that will leave you searching for the next installment. You can only hope that the next book picks up where this one ended.

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