The Egypt Game is a Newbery Honor-winning novel written by Zilpha Keatley Snyder in the year 1967. The story of the novel is set in a small college town located in California and revolves around the creation of a sustained imaginative game by a small group of six children. You can download The Egypt Game PDF at the end.
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The story of the novel is very interesting it starts from the daughter of a future film actress by the name of April who was sent to live with her grandmother in an apartment house located in Berkeley, California. The young girl feels abandoned and hide her grief with Hollywood mannerisms and truculent sarcasm. Her grandmother arranges to meet with neighbour children: Marshall Ross and Melanie and they exchange similar thoughts about interest in archaeology and imagining games. April also visits a nearby antique shop owned by a mysterious old man by the name of Professor. In the shop, April finds a replica of the well-known bust of Nefertiti which helps her to create a sustained imaginary game about old Egypt. April and her friends explore old Egyptian practices and belief system and develop their own rituals which they can use to reproduce them more or less authentically. The group is joined by Elizabeth Chung a young Chinese-American girl who resembles with young Nefertiti. At Halloween, they plan to go to Egypt but their plan was exposed by some of their bad classmates: Ken Kamata and Toby Alvillar. Elizabeth invites them into the game because they fear they will ruin everything. The story of the novel is very interesting and is loved by readers from all around the world.
Features The Egypt Game pdf:
- The Egypt Game is written by Zilpha Keatley Snyder.
- The Egypt Game novel is based on the culture and practices of old Egypt and is published by Atheneum.
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