Jake R. Wilson

Sian James

Release Date:
July 2022


198x129mm Fiction

Age group:


Cursed Tales: The Pharoah of

Asco Express

New Frontier Publishing


Whatever happens, no matter what, DO NOT step into Asco Express because you might just end up leaving with more than you bargained for …
When eleven-year-old Wesley stops by at a mysterious local shop to buy a drink, he does not realise the trouble he is getting himself into.  CURSED by the fiendish Pharaoh AKAHTEN IX, Wesley and his friends, Marishana and Aiden, must solve the evil spell quickly or be trapped for all ETERNITY!

Key Words

#JuniorFiction #History #Mystery #Curse #AncientEgypt #Pharaoh, #Mummy #Sarcophagus #Diversity #Friends #Tutankhamun 

Key Selling Points:

  • A spine-chilling tale about three schoolfriends who find themselves cursed by a fiendish pharaoh. Can they break the spell in time?
  • Explores themes of friendship, adventure, courage, curiousity and, of course, ancient Egypt
  • Perfect for 7+ readers who like mysteries and histories
  • The first book in a gripping new fiction series
  • Ties in with the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb by Howard Carter in 1922

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