Menes is training as a scribe in the local temple, and to earn extra money tO help his poor family, he agrees to assist rich old Maiarch. Menes must write a prayer to rid Maiarch of an old family ghost. But what if the ghost is actually more human than supernatural? It takes all of Menes's skill and ingenuity to find out the truth.

The Phantom and the Fisherman 2005, Picture Window Books, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9781404812727


The Phantom and the Fisherman 2004, A & C Black Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780713670042