Ouke no Monshou


Title: Ouke no Monshou, Daughter of the Nile, 尼罗河的女儿 Author: Chieko Hosokawa Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Historical, Romance, Shoujo Year: 1976 Summary The main character is Carol, a blonde-haired, blue-eyed American teenager from a wealthy family with an interest in Egyptology studying in Cairo. When her mentor discovers the tomb of a young pharaoh, a curse is put on the excavation team and Carol. The curse sends her back in time to ancient Egypt, where she becomes embroiled in the affairs of Egypt and other ancient countries such as Assyria and Babylonia. Carol meets Memphis, a handsome young pharaoh whose tomb she excavated in modern times. Despite his headstrong, at first violent nature, they fall deeply in love. This angers Memphis’s half-sister, the Priestess Isis, who has longed to marry him. Carol, due to her exotic looks and curious ability to tell the future, becomes a major player in ancient history. In 1991, it received the 36th Shogakukan Manga Award for shōjo. **This series does NOT have chapters. Each volume contain about 150 pages of undivided artwork. We name our releases by parts, but for your convenience, we also included chapter names.