2021 INTERNATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST
SELECTED BY THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM AS A TOP HOLIDAY PICK
Now Also an Audible Book
to be enjoyed side by side with the print edition.
“Gentle, insightful and powerful”
—Bear Grylls, host of the TV series, Man vs. Wild
Published by American University in Cairo Press in advance of the 100th Anniversary of the discovery of King Tut’s tomb.
Wonder and imagination are at the heart of this story of a friendship between a boy from New York City and the boy king, Tutankhamun
A boy and his stuffed bunny gaze at a star-lit New York cityscape. The great Sphinx of Egypt sleeps. A child swings joyously across a river. This book offers a tantalizing glimpse of the adventures of Arthur and his imaginary friend, Bun-Bun. Together they travel through the Temple of Dendur at the Metropolitan Museum to another time and place and befriend the lonely boy king, Tutankhamun.