The Mummy Smugglers of Crumblin CastleISBN: 9781760651930 By: Pamela Rushby, Nelle May Pierce
For Ages: 8 - 12 years old
Number Of Pages: 336
Published: 1st July 2020
Publisher: Walker Books Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.9 x 13.1 x 2.6
A crumbling castle, a moat full of crocodiles, a catastrophe of kittens, and let's not forget the villains and the mummies! This rambunctious story has it all.
1873 England Orphaned Hattie goes to live with her great uncle and aunt in their crumbling castle in the English Fens. There, Great Aunt Iphigenia hosts flamboyant mummy-unwrapping parties to save her home from ruin - until the mummy supply runs out. On a dangerous search for more, a thousand miles up the Nile, Hattie is haunted by these ancient souls and tries to free them with unexpected consequences. A potent blend of fantasy and history, this rambunctious story has it all!