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Winner of a Newbery Honor, an exciting ancient Egyptian mystery!Ranofer wants only one thing in the world: to be a master goldsmith like his beloved father was. But how can he when he is all but imprisoned by his evil half brother, Gebu? Ranofer knows the only way he can escape Gebu's abuse is by changing his destiny. But can a poor boy with no skills survive on the cutthroat streets of ancient Thebes? Then Ranofer finds a priceless golden goblet in Gebu's room and he knows his luck-and his destiny-are about to change.
Ranofer, a young Egyptian boy, tries to expose his evil stepbrother, Gebu, after he discovers a golden goblet that Gebu has stolen
Number of Pages: 248
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Social Issues / Values + Virtues, Historical / Ancient Civilizations
Series Title: Puffin Newbery Library
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: Teen
Author: Eloise Jarvis McGraw
Street Date: October 1, 1990
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-2627
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