House of Scarabs by Hazel Longuet
THE GODS OF EGYPT HAVE SLUMBERED FOR MILLENNIA - RELEGATED TO OBJECTS OF MYTH. THAT’S ALL ABOUT TO CHANGE... Loner, Ellie wants a quiet life, but the gods have other plans. She’s been given a choice - death or quest. Bound by the deities to two strangers (Ben an archaeologist and Gerhard an elderly scholar), the trio’s lives depend on them coming together as a team. To earn their freedom, they must uncover long lost secrets to unlock an ancient prophecy which is protected by “The Guardians of the Ankh”, a ruthless and cunning assassins’ guild. Sent on a wild chase across the desert plains of Egypt, they must stay one step ahead of the merciless, cold-blooded killers determined to ensure this unknown prophecy does not come to pass. Will the trio succeed and unlock the gods’ prophecy or die trying? And more importantly… should they? House of Scarabs is the first book in House of Scarabs urban fantasy series. If you like ancient mythology, paranormal adventures and magical quests, then you’ll love Hazel Longuet’s fast-paced novel! Buy House of Scarabs to unravel the mystery of the gods today! House of Scarabs is a surprisingly delightful dip into a genre readers may not know they need to discover - but they definitely do. Equal parts action/thriller, mystery, historical fiction, and modern-day fantasy, this book starts off grippingly fascinating and quickly dives into a thrilling ride you’ll never forget. With quirky, lovable characters, a rich storyline, and lots of infectious humor along the way, this is a story that has a little bit of everything but blends it all together perfectly. In a wonderful display of magic, action, culture, and the many complex facets of human nature, House of Scarabs is a shining treasure and a definite must-read from a promising new author. Coral Coons, Editor Books in this series: Genesis - Prequel House of Scarabs - Book One House of Resurrection - Book Two This book contains subject matter that might be sensitive to some readers. Please refer to the author's website for more details.
Book Length: Long Novel - 320-650 Pages