Jay Roudebush


Jay Roudebush is a retired teacher and private school administrator with a forty year career in education. He is also the author of a monograph on the American Impressionist, Mary Cassatt, which was published by Crown Publishers in 1979. He and his wife live in Washington, DC.


Secret of the Scarab
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,510. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Spanning the globe from England to Egypt, Secret of the Scarab is a young adult adventure story filled with action, mystery, and suspense. Set in the early 1920's, the book centers on an orphaned 11-year-old British schoolboy named Robert Henry. Through a friend, Robert comes into possession of an ancient Egyptian talisman that leads him into an astonishing adventure.

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1920s    ancient egypt    anubis    buried treasure    devon    egypt    howard carter    influenza pandemic    kidnapping    mummy    mystery    orphan    pharaoh    scarab    tomb    treasure    tutankhamen    tutankhamun    young adult