The Jewel Fish of Karnak

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  • Hardcover
  • 32 pages
  • The Jewel Fish of Karnak
  • Graeme Base
  • English
  • 14 March 2017
  • 1419700863

About the Author: Graeme Base

Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the The Jewel Fish of Karnak book, this is one of the most wanted Graeme Base author readers around the world.


The Jewel Fish of Karnak Far away in Ancient Egypt, Jackal and Ibis are brought before the Cat Pharaoh to be punished for stealing from the town market In a merciful moment, the Pharaoh decides to give the two friends one last chance they must journey up the River Nile to the temple of Karnak and bring back something that has been taken from her a beautiful and precious Jewel Fish But she has a warning for the two Do not take anything else while you are in Karnak And know that the Jewel Fish is magical Be sure it does not get wet Jackal and Ibis are not very clever and ignore the Cat Pharaoh s words, taking a few extra treasures for themselves and disaster follows Book DetailsFormat Hardcover Publication Date 9 1 2011 Pages 32 Reading Level Age 5 and Up New Read [ The Jewel Fish of Karnak ] Author [ Graeme Base ] – johndore.co.uk

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10 thoughts on “The Jewel Fish of Karnak

  1. Maddi Holmes says:

    The genre of this book is historical fiction The recommended reading level are the middle grades, fourth through sixth grade This book is very interesting I ve never read a Graeme Base book before, so I had no idea what to expect The illustrations are amazing There is so much detail in each of the pages I love how you can see reflections in the water and on the floor It s really cool how there are hieroglyphic Egyptian tablets The first...

  2. Kirsten Yates says:

    To be honest. It s not my favourite of Graeme Base s books I can t exactly explain why though It has Base s usual amazing and detailed pictures, an interesting story line and mystery Definitely worth a read

  3. Michelle says:

    A bit long for very young children but great art

  4. Liana says:

    Jackal and Ibis are caught stealing from the market The Cat Pharoah sends them to retrieve a jewel fish that the Crocodile Prince stole from her, warning them not to take anything else and not to let the magic jewel fish get wet I was so excited to see this book at the library and, since I m going to visit my daughters this weekend, I thought it would be a great book to bring along plus, I REALLY like figuring out the puzzles in Graeme Base books.As usual, the illustrations are gorgeous Jackal and Ibis are caught stealing from the market The Cat Pharoah sends them to retrieve a jewel fish that the Crocodile Prince stole from her, warning them not to take anything else and not to let the magic jewel fish get wet I was so excited to see this book at the library and, since I m going to visit my daughters this weekend, I thought it would be a great book to bring along plus, I REALLY like figuring out the puzzles in Graeme Base books.As usual, the illustrations are gorgeous Rich in color and substance, Graeme Base continues to amaze me at how he s able to complete such amazing quality illustrations and including codes, no less Ever since I pored over the pages of The Eleventh Hour, I al...

  5. Leah Mullenaux says:

    I love Graeme Base All of his books are so beautiful This is the first actual STORY that I have read by him the others were counting alphabet books and I loved it It s about a couple of thieves in ancient Egypt who have to prove themselves to the Pharaoh She gives them the task of stealing back her special Jewel Fish, but they are not allowed to steal anything else or get the Jewel Fish wet Naturally, they do both of these things and they run into trouble and the fish slips fro...

  6. Becky B says:

    Jackal and Ibis will be pardoned for their crimes if they are able to bring the Jewel Fish of Karnak back to the Cat Pharoh But they must not take any other treasures in the process or get the jeweled fish wet Of course what do you expect of two thieves They can t resist some extra treasure and their greed gets their boat sunk and the jeweled fish comes to life and swims away But the pharoh has mercy on them since they come back and confess what happens They will be pardoned if they can cat Jackal and Ibis will be pardoned for their crimes if they are able to bring the Jewel Fish of Karnak back to the Cat Pharoh But they must not take any other treasures in the process or get the jeweled fish wet Of course what do you expect of two thieves They can t resist some extra treasure and their greed gets their boat sunk and the jew...

  7. Magila says:

    3.5This fit in the better than Enigma, less impressive than The Eleventh Hour, better than many of therecent Base picture books realm to me I enjoy mythology and Egypt, and the illustrations were quite impressive Those are what earned the round up I wasn t in total love, but I liked this book and I d recommend it The introduction of multi platform, luring readers in the end to the website, is to be expected in this day and age However, I prefer the sealed explanation pages in th 3.5This fit in the better than Enigma, less impressive than The Eleventh Hour, better than many of therecent Base picture books realm to me I enjoy mythology and Egypt, and the illustrations were quite impressive Those are what earned the round up I wasn t in total love, but I liked this book and I d recommend it The introduction of multi platform, luring reade...

  8. Crete Public Library District says:

    Review by Kelly administration The age range of this book changes depending on what aspect of the book you are tuned in to The story itself is a pleasing and straightforward tale about being responsible for your actions, and the consequences of being dishonest.AFTER the story, though, is the interactive portion of the book There is a puzzle you have to figure out Involving the books own version of hieroglyphs, some search and find, matching, the alphabet and other mental gymnastics, a kid co Review by Kelly administration The age range of this book changes depending on what aspect of the book you are tuned in to The story itself is a pleasing and straightforward tale about being responsible for your actions, and the consequences of being dishonest.AFTER the story, though, is the interactive portion of the book There is a puzzle you have to figure out Involving the books own ver...

  9. Ms. Kelly says:

    The age range of this book changes depending on what aspect of the book you are tuned in to The story itself is a pleasing and straightforward tale about being responsible for your actions, and the consequences of being dishonest.AFTER the story, though, is the interactive portion of the book There is a puzzle you have to figure out Involving the books own version of hieroglyphs, some search and find, matching, the alphabet and other mental gymnastics, a kid could easily spend a half hour or The age range of this book changes depending on what aspect of the book you are tuned in to The story itself is a pleasing and straightforward tale about being responsible for your actions, and the consequences of being dishonest.AFTER the story, though, is the int...

  10. Meredith Estes says:

    Graeme Base is one of my favorite go to authors His illustrations are beautiful and he creates these wonderful alternate worlds This one was a fun story with a bit of a moral My four year olds and seven year old like it I did, too.