In the land of pharaohs and pyramids, Cleopatra is a princess with an uncertain future. When her own brother tries to kill her, she realizes she can't trust anyone. Then Rome's leaders start vying for her attention and cleopatra faces her greatest challenge yet. A vivid account of the life and times of Cleopatra Lively speech, gentle humour and full-colour illustrations bring the reader closer to the action as the story unfolds. "Highly commended" in the Longman History Today New Generation Book Award.