Fall of the House of Ramesses Series by Max Overton


  Egypt was at the height of its powers in the days of Ramesses the Great, a young king who confidently predicted his House would last for a Thousand Years. Sixty years later, he was…

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Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 1: Merenptah, A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Max Overton


Egypt was at the height of its powers in the days of Ramesses the Great, a young king who confidently predicted his House would last for a Thousand Years. Sixty years later, he was still…

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Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 2: Seti, A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Max Overton


Egypt was at the height of its powers in the days of Ramesses the Great, a young king who confidently predicted his House would last for a Thousand Years. Sixty years later, he was still…

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Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 3: Tausret by Max Overton

Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 3: Tausret by Max Overton


Egypt was at the height of its powers in the days of Ramesses the Great, a young king who confidently predicted his House would last for a Thousand Years. Sixty years later, he was still…

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Hyksos Series, A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Max Overton


The power of the kings of the Middle Kingdom have been failing for some time, having lost control of the Nile Delta to a series of Canaanite kings who ruled from the northern city of…

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Hyksos Series, Book 1: Avaris, A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Max Overton


The power of the kings of the Middle Kingdom have been failing for some time, having lost control of the Nile Delta to a series of Canaanite kings who ruled from the northern city of…

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Hyksos Series, Book 2: Conquest, A Novel of Ancient Egypt


The Hyksos invade the Delta using the new weapons of bronze and chariots, things of which the Egyptians have no knowledge. They rout the Delta forces, and in the south, the unconquered kings ready their…

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Hyksos Series, Book 3: Two Cities, A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Max Overton


The power of the kings of the Middle Kingdom have been failing for some time, having lost control of the Nile Delta to a series of Canaanite kings who ruled from the northern city of…

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Hyksos Series, Book 4: Possessor of All, A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Max Overton


The power of the kings of the Middle Kingdom have been failing for some time, having lost control of the Nile Delta to a series of Canaanite kings who ruled from the northern city of…

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Kadesh, A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Max Overton


    Holding the key to strategic military advantage, Kadesh is a jewel city that distant lands covet. Ramesses II of Egypt and Muwatalli II of Hatti believe they’re chosen by the gods to claim…

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Max Overton


Max Overton has travelled extensively and lived in many places around the world–including Malaysia, India, Germany, England, Jamaica, New Zealand, USA and Australia. Trained in the biological sciences in New Zealand and Australia, he has…

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Reviews for Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 1: Merenptah by Max Overton


Amazon Reviews     4.0 out of 5 stars Well worth a read After a rather slow start, the book got better and better. I will definitely look out for the next in the series….

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Reviews for Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 2: Seti by Max Overton


Amazon Reviews 5.0 out of 5 stars The second volume of an excellent series. I enjoyed all of them! Vic H. 5.0 out of 5 stars I haven’t finished book 3 yet but so far…

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Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 3: Tausret by Max Overton

Reviews for Fall of the House of Ramesses, Book 3: Tausret by Max Overton


Top Amazon Reviews: 5.0 out of 5 stars   Foolish, foolish, Tausret! What a foolish woman, Tausret turned out to be! All of her decisions were so without forethought or reason. She was always influenced…

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Strong is the Ma’at of Re Ancient Egyptian Series by Max Overton


In Ancient Egypt, C1200 BCE, bitter contention and resentment, secret coups and assassination attempts may decide the fate of those who would become legends…by any means necessary.   Strong is the Ma’at of Re, A…

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Strong is the Ma’at of Re, A Novel of Ancient Egypt: Book 1: The King by Max Overton


In Ancient Egypt, C1200 BCE, bitter contention and resentment, secret coups and assassination attempts may decide the fate of those who would become legends…by any means necessary.   That he is descended from Ramesses the…

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Strong is the Ma’at of Re, A Novel of Ancient Egypt: Book 2: The Heirs by Max Overton


In Ancient Egypt, C1200 BCE, bitter contention and resentment, secret coups and assassination attempts may decide the fate of those who would become legends…by any means necessary. Tiye, the first wife of Ramesses III, has…

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Strong is the Ma’at of Re, A Novel of Ancient Egypt: Book 3: The One of Taweret by Max Overton


In Ancient Egypt, C1200 BCE, bitter contention and resentment, secret coups and assassination attempts may decide the fate of those who would become legends…by any means necessary.     The reign of Ramesses III is…

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The Armanan Kings Series by Max Overton

The Amarnan Kings Ancient Egyptian Series by Max Overton


Set in Egypt of the 14th century B.C.E. and piecing together a mosaic of the reigns of the five Amarnan kings, threaded through by the memories of princess Beketaten-Scarab, a tapestry unfolds of the royal…

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The Amarnan Kings, Book 1: Scarab-Akhenaten by Max Overton


Set in Egypt of the 14th century B.C.E. and piecing together a mosaic of the reigns of the five Amarnan kings, threaded through by the memories of princess Beketaten-Scarab, a tapestry unfolds of the royal…

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