Golden Scarab. Book 2 The Windflowers Trilogy.
A year has passed since Kalli escaped from the Ferrasium, but the High Priest’s stranglehold is tightening, his tentacles extending to encompass all of Keymett. As Pharaoh’s royal barges sail toward Wasset, the High Priest is poised like an arachnid in his nest. Kalli must unlock the secrets of the Golden Scarab before all of Keymett falls under the High Priest’s dominion, but who can she trust?