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Egyptian Enigma

by L.J.M Owen

Filled with ancient murder, family secrets and really good food, Egyptian Enigma is the third adventure in the charming series Dr Pimms, Intermillennial Sleuth. Really cold cases. 

Dr Elizabeth Pimms, enthusiastic archaeologist and reluctant librarian, has returned to Egypt. Among the treasures of the Cairo museum she spies cryptic symbols in the corner of an ancient papyrus. Decoding them leads Elizabeth and her newly formed gang of sleuths to a tomb of mummies whose identities must be uncovered.

What is the connection between the mummies and Twosret, female Pharaoh and last ruler of Egypt’s nineteenth dynasty? How did their bodies end up scattered across the globe? And is the investigation related to the attacks on Elizabeth’s family and friends back in Australia? Between grave robbers, cannibals, sexist historians and jealous Pharaohs, can Dr Pimms solve her latest archaeological mystery?

About L.J.M Owen

A trained archaeologist and qualified librarian with a PhD in palaeogenetics, a limited edition run of L.J.’s first novel, Olmec Obituary, was crowd-funded via Kickstarter in early 2015. The book was then traditionally published in November 2015 by Echo Publishing (Bonnier) and released again in August 2016 with a snazzy new cover.

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