“A sparkling new novel with a fully imagined world and mythos, and crackling romance! Egyptian mythology has never been this riveting! With sharp dialog and a fun heroine, Reawakened is precisely what you would expect from the author of the incredible Tiger Saga!”–Aprilynne Pike, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of the Wings Series.
The first book in a new multi-book series from New York Times bestselling author, COLLEEN HOUCK, about a teenage girl entangled in an epic Egyptian quest full of romance, adventure, and mythology!
Author Colleen Houck’s first series, The Tigers Curse, was a New York Times Bestseller, a USA Today Bestseller, A Publisher’s Weekly Bestseller, and A Parents’ Choice Award Winner. The Tigers Curse series is also being made into a movie! Adapted by Julie Plec, creator of The Vampire Diaries, and directed by Shekhar Kapur, who directed the Academy-Award winning, Elizabeth.
When seventeen-year-old Lilliana Young enters the Metropolitan Museum of Art one morning during spring break, the last thing she expects to find is a live Egyptian prince with godlike powers, who has been reawakened after a thousand years of mummification. And shereally can’t imagine being chosen to aid him in an epic quest that will lead them across the globe. But fate has taken hold of Lily, and she, along with her sun prince, Amon, must travel to the Valley of the Kings, raise his brothers, and stop an evil, shape-shifting god named Seth from taking over the world. From New York Times bestselling author Colleen Houck comes an epic adventure about two star-crossed teens who must battle mythical forces and ancient curses on a journey with more twists and turns than the Nile itself.
Praise for Reawakened:
“The author weaves her story out of Egyptian lore, cinematic magic, selfless love, and . . . is clever enough to remain surprising even to the last sentence.”–Kirkus Reviews
“Rick Riordan fans who are looking for another series will delight in this fantasy. VERDICT: An incredibly well-researched novel with an air of mystery and romance.”–SLJ
“In this series opener, Houck (the Tiger’s Curse series) introduces a fantasy teeming with Egyptian characters and mythological stories come to life. . . Houck’s moving depiction of the love between Lily and Amon is memorable.”–Publisher’s Weekly
“Littered with Egyptian mythology and snappy dialogue, this romantic adventure is a good choice
for graduates of Rick Riordan or fans of Houck’s Tiger’s Curse series.”–Booklist
Praise for The Tigers Curse Series:
“A sweet romance and heart-pounding adventure . . . In short, Tiger’s Curse is magical!”–Becca Fitzpatrick, New York Times bestselling author of Hush, Hush ”
The hot new romance-adventure series of 2011 . . .”--Teen Magazine
“Epic, grand adventure rolled into a sweeping love story . . .” –Sophie Jordan, author of Firelight