In this 20-BEST series, we bring to you short stories, folktales and classics from a land that is as enigmatic as they are intriguing. Egyptian short stories are world famous for their story-telling flow-natural, simple, and veracious. A 360-degree contrast from the tales of our country, from the social makeup of our society, our beliefs, customs and legends, these stories open up a new world on each page. With stories like Re's Story, Isis, Osiris, The Greek Princess, The Shipwrecked Sailor, The Book of Thoth, Egypt's Great Magician, this book is a compilation of 20 famous Egyptian short stories. Each story is beautiful in its own style, holding the readers spellbound. Time to indulge in some old-world charm all the way from Egypt.