Song of the Nile, Stephanie Dray
"Sorceress. Seductress. Schemer. Cleopatra's daughter is the one woman with the power to destroy an empire...
Having survived her perilous childhood as a royal captive of Rome,
Selene pledged her loyalty to Augustus and swore she would become his
very own Cleopatra. Now the young queen faces an uncertain destiny in a
The magic of Isis flowing through her veins is
what makes her indispensable to the emperor. Against a backdrop of
imperial politics and religious persecution, Cleopatra's daughter
beguiles her way to the very precipice of power. She has never forgotten
her birthright, but will the price of her mother's throne be more than
she's willing to pay"?
Inkblot, Margaret Peot
"Inkblots aren't just for psychology... Just as Leonardo was
inspired by the haphazard swirls in marble, and Victor Hugo dribbled
coffee and wine on paper to create new imagery, noted artist,
printmaker, and Broadway costume painter Margaret Peot takes inkblots to
new creative heights with this stunning, hands-on celebration of their
beauty and potential. She presents the many insights and techniques she
has gained throughout her career from basic tips and information on
paper and ink to advanced techniques for transforming inkblots into
works of art".