In The Cat of Bubastes, Mr. Henty gives his readers a fascinating picture of one of the greatest of the ancient peoples at the height of their civilization. Chebron, son of the Egyptian high priest Ameres, and Amuba, a Rebu slave in Ameres' household are companions.
Their lives are changed irrevocably when Chebron accidentally kills his sister's cat, an animal sacred to the Egyptians-an offense punishable by death. The boys and their companion decide to make a long and dangerous journey to the land of the Rebus, where they will be out of reach of their enemies.
Date: 1350 B.C.
Setting: Ancient Egypt
6 hours on 6 CD's