The magic and the mummy
Part of the Terry Deary's Historical Tales series
Early Years - Key Stage 1 Learn More
From the bestselling author of Horrible Histories... This is a tale of Neria, who works in the House of Death helping her father to make mummies.
Neria enjoys her work, but when the pharaoh dies, everyone is so busy that Neria is given the responsibility of mummifying the pharaoh's cat, to accompany him to the afterlife.
The trouble is, Neria doesn't want to kill and gut the cat!
Can she find a way to save it - without being caught and punished?Terry Deary's Egyptian Tales explore the world of Ancient Egypt through the eyes of children who could have lived at the time.
These stories feature real people and take place in some of the most recognisable Egyptian settings.
This new edition features notes for the reader to help extend learning and exploration of the historical period.