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Explains the life and times of the Egyptian ruler King Tut, covering the story of the tomb's discovery, as well as myths and stories of mummy curses.
Paperback
Published on September 21, 2015 by True Kelley
7 Book Reviews
  • pizzagirl7
    pizzagirl7over 1 year33 stars
    When tut was still just a kid his father died which left tut to become king tut 👑 . Tut had no idea he would die young . But the Egyptians believed in an after life that was way better then it was now . When king tut died . They buried him with everything he loved . When his tomb was found year and years later there was two tiny mummys burired with him they think that could have been his two kids .I recommend this book to all ages and I rate this book 3/5 stars . Thank you for reading my review! - Pizzagirl7 💋!
    • girlpower4ever
      girlpower4everover 1 year55 stars
      “Who Was King Tut?” by Roberta Edwards deserves a five-star review. The book deserves this rating for many reasons. First, the goal of the author was to inform us about Egyptian life and customs during Tut’s life and what Tut himself would have experienced as a young pharaoh. The book explained this very thoroughly. I think that the most surprising part of the book was when the author described how ancient Egyptians thought the afterlife was better than life on Earth. People even started planning out the design of their tombs before they died. I was surprised, because they believed you could experience the same pleasures in the afterlife and on Earth, so how were they different? Ultimately, I would recommend this book to others because it talks about Tut’s life as well as ancient Egyptian culture, giving you an abundance of information.
      • ikyra_marie
        ikyra_marieover 7 years
        me too, @richardforever There was a news article about him being discovered in the tumb to see what he looked like.
        • richardforever
          richardforeverabout 8 years55 stars
          always wanted to read about King Tut
          • samanthaover 8 years
            it was awesome
            • 20rhebard
              20rhebardalmost 9 years
              This book is about the life of king tutakahamen. He ruled Egypt a very very very very very very very very very very very very long time ago.
              • 20gcogan
                20gcoganalmost 9 years55 stars
                This book was really good. It is about a king from Egypt who was born in B.C. He had died bbecause of an infected broken arm.

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