Lily of the Nile: a novel of Cleopatra's daughter

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The extraordinary daughter of Cleopatra and Mark Anthony seeks to reclaim her birthright in the first novel of an epic historical fiction trilogy from the New York Times bestselling author of America's First Daughter . With both of her parents dead, Princess Selene and her two surviving brothers are left at the mercy of their captors, taken from Egypt and put on display as war trophies in Rome. Trapped in an empire that reviles her heritage and suspects her faith, Selene struggles for survival in a court of intrigue. She can't hide the hieroglyphics that carve themselves into her hands, nor can she stop the emperor from using her powers for his own ends. Faced with a new and ruthless Caesar who is obsessed with having a Cleopatra of his very own, Selene is determined to resurrect her mother's dreams and succeed where she failed. But there's no telling what success will cost her in a treacherous political game where the only rule is win or die...
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9780425238554
9781101478325
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Heiress of one empire and prisoner of another, it is up to the daughter of Cleopatra to save her brothers and reclaim what is rightfully hers...
To Isis worshippers, Princess Selene and her twin brother Helios embody the divine celestial pair who will bring about a Golden Age. But when Selene's parents are vanquished by Rome, her auspicious birth becomes a curse.
Trapped in an empire that reviles her heritage and suspects her faith, the young messianic princess struggles for survival in a Roman court of intrigue. She can't hide the hieroglyphics that carve themselves into her hands, nor can she stop the emperor from using her powers for his own ends.
Faced with a new and ruthless Caesar who is obsessed with having a Cleopatra of his very own, Selene is determined to resurrect her mother's dreams and succeed where she...
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series Cleopatra's daughter trilogy
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subject_facet Augustus, -- Emperor of Rome, -- 63 B.C.-14 A.D -- Fiction, Cleopatra, -- Queen of Egypt, -- d. 30 B.C. -- Family -- Fiction, Cleopatra, -- Queen, consort of Juba II, King of Mauretania, -- b. 40 B.C. -- Fiction, Historical fiction, American, Rome -- History -- Augustus, 30 B.C.-14 A.D. -- Fiction
title_display Lily of the Nile : a novel of Cleopatra's daughter
title_full Lily of the Nile : a novel of Cleopatra's daughter / Stephanie Dray, Lily of the Nile Cleopatra's Daughter Series, Book 1
title_short Lily of the Nile :
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topic_facet Augustus, Cleopatra, Family, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical fiction, American, History