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Death of an Eye

(2018)
(The first book in the Eye of Isis series)
A novel by

 
 
For three centuries, the House of Ptolemy has governed the Kingdom of Egypt. Cleopatra – seventh of her name – rules from Alexandria, that beacon of commerce and learning that stands between the burning sands of the desert and the dark waters of the Middle Sea.

But her realm is beset by ethnic rivalries, aristocratic feuds and courtly intrigues. Not only that, she must contend with the insatiable appetite of Julius Caesar who needs Egyptian grain and Egyptian gold to further his ambitions. The world is watching the young Queen, waiting for a misstep...

And now her most trusted servant – her Eye – has been murdered and a vast shipment of newly minted coin stolen. Cleopatra cannot afford for the coins to go unrecovered or the murderers unpunished, so she asks childhood friend, Tetisheri Nebenteru, to retrace the dead Eye’s footsteps.

Tetisheri will find herself plunged into the shadowy heart of Alexandria. As she sifts her way through a tangle of lies and deceit, she will discover that nothing can be taken at face value, that she can’t trust anyone – perhaps even the Queen herself.

Genre: Historical Mystery

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"For those who like books with rich settings, engaging characters, strong women and hot sex on occasion...let me recommend Dana Stabenow." - Diana Gabaldon


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December 2018 : UK Hardback
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Title: Death of an Eye (Eye of Isis, 1)
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
ISBN: 1-78854-919-8 / 978-1-78854-919-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus
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Paperback Editions

September 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: Death of an Eye (Eye of Isis, 1)
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
ISBN: 1-78854-921-X / 978-1-78854-921-9 (UK edition)
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December 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: Death of an Eye
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
ISBN: 1-78854-920-1 / 978-1-78854-920-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus
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Audio Editions

March 2021 : Audio CD
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Title: Death of an Eye (The Eye of Isis Mysteries)
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
Publisher: Tantor and Blackstone Publishing
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March 2021 : Audio CD
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Title: Death of an Eye (The Eye of Isis Mysteries)
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
Publisher: Tantor and Blackstone Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon AU   


March 2020 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Death of an Eye: Eye of Isis Series, Book 1
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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March 2020 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Death of an Eye: Eye of Isis Series, Book 1
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


March 2020 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Death of an Eye: Eye of Isis Series, Book 1
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


March 2020 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Death of an Eye: Eye of Isis Series, Book 1
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


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December 2018 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Death of an Eye (Eye of Isis Book 1)
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
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December 2018 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Death of an Eye (Eye of Isis Book 1)
Author(s): Dana Stabenow
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU