(From the publisher):
From the publisher
Chebron, son of the Egyptian high priest Ameres, and Amuba, a Rebu slave in Ameresí household, are companions. Their lives are changed irrevocably when Chebron accidentally kills his sisterís cat, an animal sacred to the Egyptians, and an offense punishable by death. When Chebronís father is killed by an angry mob, the boys and their companions decide to make the long and dangerous journey to the land of the Rebus, where they will be out of reach of their enemies.
Original title: The Cat of Bubastes
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Historical Fiction→ Asia