WorldCat Identities

Gedge, Pauline 1945-

Overview
Works: 114 works in 689 publications in 19 languages and 7,740 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Biographical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR9199.3.G415, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pauline Gedge
Child of the morning by Pauline Gedge( Book )

118 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reared by her Pharoh father to assume his throne upon his death, Hatshepsut - a real historical figure - has to contend with her weak half-brother before she can realize her dream
The eagle and the raven : a novel by Pauline Gedge( Book )

43 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first century A.D., the Celts of Britain, including King Caradoc and Queen Boudicca, stand against the Romans while facing betrayal from within their own tribes
The twelfth transforming by Pauline Gedge( Book )

50 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 9 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a popular line of historical thrillers set in Egypt, this second volume in Gedge's bestselling series reconstructs the court of Akhenaten, one of ancient Egypt's most controversial and colorful rulers, whose reign lead to the near-collapse of his empire some 2,500 years ago
Mirage by Pauline Gedge( Book )

70 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Khaemwaset is a powerful man. The son of Ramses II and a revered physician, his wisdom is respected throughout Egypt. But Khaemwaset harbours a strong and secret desire to find the mysterious Scroll of Thoth and receive the power to raise the dead. When Khaemwaset hears of the discovery of a hidden tomb on the plain of Saqqara, he is quick to break its seal and take its secrets--secrets that he soon learns he should never have disturbed
House of illusions : a novel by Pauline Gedge( Book )

38 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For many years, Thu has lived in exile, writing the tragic history of her life as the favourite concubine of Ramses III'and her role in the conspiracy to kill him. A young soldier, Kamen, has read her words and believes her testimony that she was not acting alone. When Kamen shows Thu's manuscript to his general, he unknowingly sets in motion a stirring drama of revenge and punishment, miraculous disclosures, and unexpected vindication. House of Illusions is the stunning sequel to the bestselling House of Dreams, and brings Thu's story to its surprising and dramatic conclusion
Stargate by Pauline Gedge( Book )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and German and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the earliest years of the history of the universe, the Worldmaker has turned against his creations with unaccountable malice. One by one the ruling sun lords of each solar system have fallen, succumbing to the lure of forbidden knowledge. The terrible punishment for their crime is isolation—the Gates connecting their worlds to the rest of the cosmos are sealed off. Their innocence lost, their civilizations hopelessly corrupted, the immortal sun people are condemned to languish with their subjects in an eternity of solitude. With courageous and often desperate measures the remaining sun lords now prepare themselves and their subjects for a battle unlike any they have ever imagined. The final struggle has begun."--Amazon.com
The hippopotamus marsh by Pauline Gedge( Book )

32 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seqenenra Tao, Prince of Weset, leads a revolt against the Hyksos, the invaders who have ruled Egypt for two hundred yeqars
The oasis by Pauline Gedge( Book )

38 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this second volume of the Lords of the Two Lands trilogy, Kamose, austere elder son of the slain Tao prince Seqenenra, assumes leadership of the rebellion and begins a perilous sweep north, up the river Nile, towards the Delta strongholds of his enemy, the Hyksos pharaoh Apepa."--Jacket
The Horus Road by Pauline Gedge( Book )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Hyksos, interlopers from Asia Minor with Cretan and Minoan trading connections, ruled Egypt for over two hundred years, after the end of the Middle Kingdom. Seqenenra Tao of Weset roused the native princes to rebellion but died before they could achieve success. His second son, Kamose, assumed command and led a sweep up the Nile to the Hyksos Pharoah's delta stronghold. Then Kamose was assassinated by his own allies, and young Ahmose, the surviving Tao prince, was wounded."--Jacket
Lady of the reeds by Pauline Gedge( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient Egypt, a peasant girl becomes an apprentice to the court physician and it's not long before she is treating Ramses III himself. So impressed is the pharaoh with her, he makes her his concubine, a position of great power, but court life is full of intrigue
House of dreams by Pauline Gedge( Book )

55 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the tiny hamlet of Aswat, far to the south of the royal capital, a beautiful young girl wants more than the meagre prospects her village offers. Determined and resourceful, she is quick to leap upon an opportunity when the great seer Hui, who is also physician to Pharaoh, visits Aswat to commune with its god, Wepwawet. Taken under Hui’s wing to become a healer, she has no idea of his real plans for her--plans that will bring her close to Pharaoh as his favourite concubine, but will ultimately enmesh her in court intrigue of the most dangerous kind
The twice born by Pauline Gedge( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Huy attends school at Innu so he will have a chance at a better life as a scribe. While there, he befriends Thothmer, the son of a local govenor and becomes close to Thothmes' family. But Huy is unprepared for the jealousy this easy acceptance stirs in another pupil and soon suffers an attack that will change not only his own life but the course of Egyptian history
The covenant by Pauline Gedge( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lords of the two lands by Pauline Gedge( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seer of Egypt by Pauline Gedge( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huy is the Seer of the King but feels imprisoned by the gift imposed on him and by the life he must ilve to keep it. When the King demands Huy's presence at court to interpret a dream on behalf of Thothmes, the heir to the Horus Throne, Huy reluctantly obeys. He soon realizes he is being asked to approve an invention aimed at supplanting Amun as the country's pre-eminent god. Afraid of losing his patron's favour, Huy fails to reveal the truth, thus putting Egypt's future in jeopardy
The king's man by Pauline Gedge( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hippopotamus marsh by Pauline Gedge( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Teil einer Romantrilogie. - Spannend erzählte Geschichte über den Aufstand des ägyptischen Fürsten Seqenere gegen die Willkür der Fremdherrschaft der äHyksosä (ca. 1650 bis 1550 v. Chr.)
The Horus Road by Pauline Gedge( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king's man by Pauline Gedge( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Amunhotep III has ascended the throne, becoming king of the richest empire on earth. The boy's mother acts as regent, but she has brought to court the renowned seer, Huy, son of a humble farmer, to be scribe and counsel to her royal son. It's a position of power and responsibility-one fraught with intrigue and the lure of corruption. For it is Huy who controls the treasury, the military, all construction, and taxation-and perhaps most important, it's his task to choose the young Pharaoh's queen. His actions and premonitions, as well as his legendary past, make him very few friends and a great many enemies
Seer of Egypt by Pauline Gedge( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huy has risen from lowly origins to become the Seer of the King. Yet Amunhotep's patronage is a blessing and a curse to Huy, who feels imprisoned by the gift Thoth has imposed on him and by the life he must live to keep it. Though rewarded by wealth and influence, Huy longs for the pleasures of those he sees around him, especially love, which he fears may be forever lost to him. But when the King calls for help, Huy has no choice: He cannot refuse. Although the life he's always known is coming to an end, his contribution to Egyptian history is only just beginning
 
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Alternative Names
Gedge, Pauline A. 1945-

Gedge, Pauline Alice

Gedge, Pauline Alice, 1945-

Pauline Gedge Canadian writer

Pauline Gedge neuseeländische Schriftstellerin

Pauline Gedge schrijfster uit Nieuw-Zeeland

Гейдж, Паулина 1945-

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The eagle and the raven : a novelThe twelfth transformingMirageHouse of illusions : a novelThe hippopotamus marshThe oasisThe Horus RoadLady of the reeds