The ancient civilization of Egypt may be long gone, but its dead still have secrets to tell. From the myth of Isis and Osiris, to King Tut's tomb, to the intricacies of preparing the body for its underworld journey, this book takes you step by step into a tomb. You'll get a fascinating glimpse of how the ancient culture saw death and the afterlife beyond. Alongside beautiful illustrations and photographs, an interactive die-cut model reveals the many rites of the Egyptian tomb. Covers the iconic golden burial mask, the lucky amulets the dead were buried with, protective linen wrappings, and even the mummified body and preserved sacred organs. And when it comes to hieroglyphics, hidden burial grounds, and missing treasure, there's always more to uncover - who knows where your journeys will take you! Designed for ages 8 and up. Hardcover by Lorraine Jean Hopping. 16 pages, with 80 color illustrations.