In 1778 BC, having found a home with his adoptive family, fourteen-year-old Samsuluna (Sam) moves to Egypt with Balashi and Amata where his quest to solve the mystery of the hidden tomb threatens to tear his family apart.
One of the best books I've ever read! This book will have you on the edge of your seat no matter how hard your heart is. Ian, age 12, TX
The Alabaster Jar is a mesmerizing journey of good versus evil in one of history's greatest ancient cultures. Nick Gervase, Santa Clara Unified School District Superintendent, Retired
Readers who have waited for Samsuluna's next escapade will not be disappointed in The Alabaster Jar. In this fast-paced adventure, Sam, Balashi and Amata witness political plotting, and question the sincerity of their new friends. A newly discovered tomb, the bustling Nile River trade, secret passages and the alabaster jar all await you! Mary Pat Vargas, 6th grade teacher, CA