Another adventure for the Fifth Doctor's former companion and the one-time Pharoah, Erimem.
In 276BC Alexandria, a soothsayer makes an extraordinary claim ... the well-known charlatan announces that she is possessed by the consciousness of the forgotten Pharoah Erimemushinteperem...
Enlisting the help of Pharoah's Vizier, the leader of Egypt's armies and of the most famous investigator in Alexandria, Erimem sets out to protect Egypt from attack ... and to protect her brothers, whose eternal rest is in peril.
Based on and expanded from the script Return of the Queen from Imagination Theatre's Kerides the Thinker radio series ...
- Carima visits the Duck and Chicken.
- This story expands on the Kerides the Thinker audio story of the same name, Return of the Queen.
- The short story Out Among the Stars was included at the end of this novel.
- Erimem comments that she has already been to Alexandria, and nearly died. (PROSE: The Three Faces of Helena)