About the BookTwelve-year-old Zet is agog when he finds a mummy haunting his doorstep. The whole town is spooked! But that won't stop Zet because he plans to unwind this spine-tingling mystery and get to the bottom of the zany rumor that he's cursed.
Book SynopsisHe's a daring young detective. But not when a mummy's hunting him down! Can he return it to its sarcophagus, before it scares off every customer at his family pottery stall?
From award-winning author Scott Peters, creator of over 300 museum and science center exhibits worldwide, comes the adventure of a lifetime.
Zet is a spunky 12-year-old who lives in ancient Egypt and loves solving mysteries. But how does a detective stop a mummy that's haunting his doorstep? Soon, a rumor is zipping around town that Zet and his 11-year-old sister, Kat, are cursed! When customers start avoiding their family pottery stall, the siblings set out to unravel this mummy-mystery, fast. If they don't, their family business will be ruined. The hunt for answers sends the spooked young duo paddling up the Nile on a wild mummy chase. A run in with the Royal Mummy Maker reveals the gruesome secrets of mummification. But will it be enough to stop the monster from spooking away their customers?
Mystery of the Egyptian Mummy is the fourth book in the irresistible Kid Detective Zet middle grade mystery series. If you like brave kids, family-friendly humor, and fun crime solving, then you'll love Scott Peters' fast-paced mystery.
Get Mystery of the Egyptian Mummy and join Zet and Kat as they solve crime in mysterious Ancient Egypt!
- Includes 10 fast mummy facts!
- Common-core study guide questions at: bit.ly/mummystudy
What people are saying:
"My 10 year old is a resistant reader and found these series of 4 books caught his attention so much so that he wanted to read all of them." -CPBNY "I hope you write more of these books because they are really awesome they are filled with mysteries and are really interesting. once i pick one of these books up i cant stop reading." - Amazon Customer "Awesome. I am a ten year old obsessed with Egyptian civilization and this book has a lot of information along with the adventure story. I could actually visualize the old Egypt the writer described." - Domyown
This spooky mystery for kids age 9-12 is perfect for Halloween!
For fans of:
- Geronimo Stilton
- Scaredy Bat
- Mummies in the Morning
- Scooby Doo
- Legend of the Star Runner
- Zombie Reconstruction Squad
- You Wouldn't Want To Be An Egyptian Mummy
- Summer of the Woods
- The Secret Lake
"Both boys beg to read the books" - L. Goodenough
"Scott Peters has done it again. Another great mystery for kids. Mummies. Curses. Clues to unravel. All set in the rich world of ancient Egypt." S.D. Brown, author of The Lake Quilt Mystery
"Fun to meet up with Zet, Kat and Hui again solving scary mysteries in ancient Egypt. Great read!" Ellie Crowe, award-winning author of Windrunner