From Publishers Weekly
Two girls get involved in an elaborate "Egypt game," a fantasy game that soon leads to strange, unexplainable happenings. PW called the characters in Snyder's Newbery Honor winner "true originals."
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"Tailor-made for children who love the thought of rambling mansions, garden mazes, and hidden treasure."
"An increasingly captivating story, which builds to a risky and daring climax."
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