By Michelle Moran
The winds of swap are blowing via Thebes. A devastating palace hearth has killed the Eighteenth Dynasty’s royal family—all except for Nefertari, the niece of the reviled former queen, Nefertiti. The girl’s deceased relations has been branded as heretical, and not anyone in Egypt will communicate their names.
A relic of a prior reign, Nefertari is brushed aside, an unimportant princess left to run wild within the palace. yet this alterations while she is taken lower than the wing of the Pharaoh’ s aunt, then delivered to the Temple of Hathor, the place she is proficient in a fashion befitting a destiny queen.
quickly Nefertari catches the attention of the Crown Prince, and regardless of her family’s heritage, they fall in love and need to marry. but all of Egypt opposes this union among the emerging superstar of a brand new dynasty and the fading big name of an outdated, heretical one.
While political adversity units the rustic on side, Nefertari turns into the spouse of Ramesses the nice. Destined to be the main robust Pharaoh in Egypt, he's additionally the fellow who needs to confront the main recognized exodus in history.
Sweeping in scope and meticulous intimately, The Heretic Queen is a singular of ardour and tool, heartbreak and redemption.