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Nephilim Quest 3 / Amarna 130.000 words (DONE - now editing!)


The Death of a Vampire / 80.000 words (NOW at 51.000 words)


Space Witches 2 / 60.000 words (NOW at 30.007 words)


Seven Shabtis / 60.000 words (NOW at 25.560 words)


About the author

Leena writes books under the names Leena Maria as well as Leena Pekkalainen.

Her books have one thing in common: ancient Egypt.

Though her studies have been academic, her books celebrate the power of imagination. History is definitely not dry in Leena's novels!

leena's egyptology studies

  • Certificate in Egyptology 2012 (University of Manchester, 3 years)
  • Diploma in Egyptology 2014 (University of Manchester 2 years)
  • Shorter courses:
  • BLUE: a symposium exploring aspects of life in ancient Egypt (University of Manchester)
  • Warfare and Weapons in Ancient Egypt 2015 (University of Manchester)
  • Ancient Superpowers of the Near East 2015 (University of Liverpool)
  • Ancient Egypt – a History in Six Objects 2015 (University of Manchester)
  • “From Mummies to Microchips” seminar 23-24.7.15 University of Manchester

leena's books

nephilim quest series

PREQUEL TO NEPHILIM QUEST: angel

1. nephilim quest 1: shadowhunter

2. nephilim quest 2: moon daughter

SPACE WITCHES -SERIES

1. THE BOOK OF WITCHES

VAMPIRE -SERIES

THE DEATH OF A VAMPIRE

mr. mummific

OTHER ILLUSTRATED EGYPTOLOGY BOOKS FOR CHILDREN

TUTANKHAMUN: IN MY OWN HIEROGLYPHS

coloring 


The first book you get for free is the Prequel to Nephilim Quest: Angel.

Over two hundred years before Nephilim Quest 1 / Shadowhunter the roots of the story are planted.

A little girl missing her mother, in the palace of the mightiest of the dark Nephilim, hoping for an escape...  

This book is not for sale anywhere - only readers who have subscribed to my mailing list will get it.

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