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The Egyptologist by Arthur Phillips
The Egyptologist

KimMiE, January 28, 2010

The Egyptologist is one of those wonderful stories that's about the journey rather than the destination. Disguised as a mystery, the novel doesn't try to hide the solution (it's easy to guess long before you reach the end), but revels in letting the reader figure out what's going on in spite of the characters' delusions, vagueries, and outright lies. Unfolding by way of masterful self-revelation, the Egyptologist is clever, well-told, and one of the most fun reads I've picked up in a long time.
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