A novel of the unknown truths about the beautiful Egyptian queen Hatshepsut, the treacheries of nobility, and the two half-brothers, Tetimas and Sakkara, destined from birth to clash with her. The ambitious Hatshepsut is willing to become Pharaoh at any cost, even when the price must be paid with her body and with murder. Tetimas, rightful heir to the throne, is forced from childhood to watch his kingship stolen from him by Hatshepsut and her sadistic lover, Ashwan. Yet, despite his fears, Tetimas's fate and Egypt's power are destined to become one. Haunted by tragedy, Sakkara, is willing to risk everything to save Tetimas, the true king. In this gripping, classic historical tale, the hatred between two strong-willed leaders is about to boil to the surface and overflow across the sands of Egypt.