The Illustrated Boatman’s Daughter

An Egyptian girl fights amid intrigue and corruption for the completion of the world’s greatest man-made waterway.

Richly illustrated edition of a young-adult historical fiction novella. Unique entry into the robust universe of graphic novels and illustrated books. An attention-getting front-list literary property featuring multicultural characters and settings. Classic adventure of enduring quality designed to backlist.

A dose of history for lovers of mystery and thrillers. “The Boatman’s Daughter” is an old-fashioned epic adventure story complete with swashbuckling fights, treachery and assassins. Readers will find revenge and heartbreak, anguish and love, secret identities, brave deeds in the face of overwhelming odds — and a new perspective on one of history’s great tales.

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