Cairo Jim and the Alabastron of Forgotten Gods
Cairo Jim Chronicles
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|Format: ||Paperback, 192 pages, New edition Edition|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 05 June 2006|
Action! Adventure! Archaeology! This is the fourth fantastic adventure for Cairo Jim! When an ancient alabastron is stolen from the Greek Archaeological Museum, only one man can help - Cairo Jim! The seemingly ordinary vase is home to a potent force that must not be allowed to escape, and when the treacherous Captain Neptune Bone gets his manicured fingers on the alabastron, Jim and his friends fear the darkest consequences for all mankind...The major PR and publicity campaign includes nationwide author tour and pyramid-style blades. The Cairo Jim chronicles have sold over 300,000 copies worldwide!
About the Author
Geoffrey McSkimming is the author of the Cairo Jim chronicles, a huge success in his native Australia with fifteen books in the series so far. Whilst researching the globe-trotting series, he went to Egypt, Mexico and Peru, to name but a few! An entertaining speaker, Geoffrey regularly appears at events in full Cairo Jim costume!
"Geoffrey McSkimming is one of Australia's most popular writers for children and in Cairo Jim he has created one of the genre's most endearing and enduring characters." The Canberra Times"
Walker Books Ltd|
19.8 x 12.9 centimetres|
5-9 years |