10 edition of The Egypt game found in the catalog.
A group of children, entranced with the study of Egypt, play their own Egypt game, are visited by a secret oracle, become involved in a murder, and befriend the Professor before they move on to new interests, such as Gypsies.
RL: 6.6, 010 & up
|Statement||Zilpha Keatley Snyder ; illustrated by Alton Raible.|
|Contributions||Raible, Alton, 1918- ill.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.S68522 Eg 1967|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||215 p. :|
|Number of Pages||215|
|LC Control Number||2004271586|
THE EGYPT GAME User Review - Kirkus. Offbeat kids, in dialogue, ingenious pretense and attendant complications—all the elements for ten, eleven-year-old enjoyment, and then a problem: a criminally insane killer of children.4/5(9). The Egypt Game Novel Study Book Summary: The Egypt Game follows two year-old girls living in California, who both share an interest in ancient Egypt. After finding Egyptian relics, including a bust of Nefertiti, in an abandoned yard, the girls invent the Egypt Game. They create their own Egyptian story and play the roles of high priestesses.
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Beginning of the Egypt Game. He had been looking for something in a seldom used storeroom at the back of his shop, when a slight noise drew him to a window. He lifted a gunnysack curtain, rubbed a peephole in the thick coating of dirt, and peered through.
Outside that particular window was a small storage yard surrounded by a high board fence. The Egypt Game Paperback – July 7, #N#Zilpha Keatley Snyder (Author) › Visit Amazon's Zilpha Keatley Snyder Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.
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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Zilpha Keatley Snyder. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.
The Egypt game book main characters of this fiction, young adult story are Melanie Ross, April Hall/5. EGYPT GAME is a fun, scary, and exciting story at times; at other times the book is a bit slow. Snyder does a great job getting readers to care about the characters. We want to know if April Hall will ever warm up to her grandma and if Marshall Ross will ever give up his stuffed octopus "Security."4/5.
The Egypt Game is a perfectly fine book for older kids or young adults. It's fun, it moves along nicely, it has an amazingly multicultural cast that isn't belabored, and there are a few real scares in the book/5.
The Egypt Game Summary. When the book opens up, a girl named April Hall has moved to a California college town to stay with her grandmother because her aspiring actress mother, The Egypt game book, is going on tour.
April is about as thrilled by this turn of events as she would be by a few hundred mosquito bites and a bowl of broccoli. The Egypt Game Summary. The Egypt Game is a story about a group of diverse, imaginative children playing a game about Egypt. Like most of Snyder's books, however, the novel's simple title belies its complex subject matter; The Egypt Game focuses on the experiences of its precocious female protagonist, April, as she encounters loneliness, prejudice, friendship, and murder.
The Egypt Game - Kindle edition by Snyder, Zilpha Keatley, Raible, Alton. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Egypt Game/5().
Chapter 1: The Discovery Of Egypt; Chapter 2: Enter April; Chapter 3: Enter Melanie And Marshall; Chapter 4: The Egypt Girls; Chapter 5: The Evil God And The Secret Spy; Chapter 6: Eyelashes And Ceremony; Chapter 7: Neferbeth; Chapter 8: Prisoners of Fear; Chapter 9: Summoned By The Mighty Ones; Chapter The Return To Egypt; Chapter Zilpha Keatley Snyder is the author of The Egypt Game, The Headless Cupid, and The Witches of Worm, all Newbery Honor most recent books include The Treasures of Weatherby, The Bronze Pen, William S.
and the Great Escape, and William’s Midsummer lives in Mill Valley, California. Visit her at Edition: Reprint. The Egypt Game Homework Help Questions. Is there anyway that I can see a summary chapter-by-chapter for the book The Egypt Game. The eNotes Study Guides don't provide a. The book is about a group of children who create an on-going imaginative game in which they share their love of ancient Egypt.
The six main characters in the novel are loosely based on the author. The Egypt Game isn't a religious book in any sense, but there is a strong dose of spirituality when it comes to all the rituals the kids carry out.
They create altars to different Egyptian gods and come up with specific rituals for each one. They proceed around the yard, give the gods offerings, and even ask questions of an all-knowing oracle. The "The Egypt Game" Quiz.
Quizzes | Create a quiz Progress: 1 of 10 questions. On Zilpha Keatley Snyder's book "The Egypt Game". What is April's mother's occupation. actress waitress ballerina archaeologist «previous question next question». The Egypt Game () About book: There are so many things to like about this extraordinary book that I had somehow missed previously.
I'm actually not sure if I had read it completely through before, probably because it is another novel that I consider over-assigned in schools.'The Egypt Game' also carries the burden of being dated.
The Egypt Game is a story about a group of diverse, imaginative children playing a game about Egypt. Like most of Snyder's books, however, the novel's simple title belies its complex subject.
Dressed up in costumes, they secretly hold ceremonies and dance in the ghostly interior of the shed. As the number of Egyptians begins to grow, so does their fun.
Then one day, strange things begin to happen. Soon the players find themselves deep in a dangerous. Take our free The Egypt Game quiz below, with 25 multiple choice questions that help you test your knowledge.
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Questions of On this quiz and worksheet, you are asked about the general story behind The Egypt Game. Questions will address the children putting on their play, and who is accused of murdering a child.
Egypt is owned by the mysterious Professor, who turns a blind eye to the activities going on. Limited only by their vivid imaginations, April and Melanie create the Egypt Game, which grows more and more complex and interesting. At the novel’s conclusion, it is the Professor, himself, who comes to the rescue, saving April and Egypt itself.
Zilpha Keatley Snyder is the author of The Egypt Game, The Headless Cupid, and The Witches of Worm, all Newbery Honor Books. Her most recent books include The Treasures of Weatherby, The Bronze Pen, William S.
and the Great Escape, and William’s Midsummer Dreams.4/5(47). Both scholarly and playful, Egypt Game Book explores all aspects of ancient Egypt—from art and architecture to daily life and religion—in the form of questions and answers, games, and visual clues.
Restorations of tombs, illustrations of sites and museums, a comparative chronology, and a glossary complete this panorama of an Egypt that Pages: The book has originality, and verve in plot, style, and characterization." — School Library Journal starred review.
Expand Product Details until strange things begin happening to the players. Has the Egypt Game gone too far?Praise for The Egypt Game: "The deserted storage yard and shed behind.