Book Summary

    The first time Melanie Ross meets April Hall, she’s not sure they have anything in common. But she soon discovers that they both love anything to do with ancient Egypt. When they stumble upon a deserted storage yard, Melanie and April decide it’s the perfect spot for the Egypt Game. Before long there are six Egyptians, and they all meet to wear costumes, hold ceremonies, and work on their secret code. Everyone thinks it’s just a game until strange things start happening. Has the Egypt Game gone too far?
    (summary from amazon.com)
     
     

    Author

    Zilpha Keatley Snyder

    Year Published

    1967

    Lexile Measure

    1010L

    Categories

    8-12, adventure, Award Winning, Boys, classic, English, Girls, in corpus, mystery, Young Adult

    ISBN 13

    9780808553038

    Profanity

    low

    Sexuality

    none

    Violence

    mild

    Goodreads Rating

    3.8

    # Ratings

    26751

    # of Words

    42748

Book Summary

The first time Melanie Ross meets April Hall, she’s not sure they have anything in common. But she soon discovers that they both love anything to do with ancient Egypt. When they stumble upon a deserted storage yard, Melanie and April decide it’s the perfect spot for the Egypt Game. Before long there are six Egyptians, and they all meet to wear costumes, hold ceremonies, and work on their secret code. Everyone thinks it’s just a game until strange things start happening. Has the Egypt Game gone too far?
(summary from amazon.com)