One day they were walking threw a allyway and saw the proffecor's gate open and went in and dicoverd the egypt game.
They all start playing together and find out that they share a fascination with history—particularly the history of ancient Egypt.
One day, April, Melanie, and Marshall discover a hole in a fence that leads to an abandoned yard. Spooky.
There's a bust of Nefertiti in the yard (because the yard connects to an old antiques shop, is our guess) and that seems like reason enough for the kids to pretend that the yard is Egypt.
April starts going to school with Melanie and befriends another girl in their building named Elizabeth, Even though she's making friends and starting to enjoy herself a bit more, she writes to her moth
But the game is complicated when a child is murdered in their neighborhood, and no one knows who the killer is. The kids are no longer allowed to play alone outside—which means no more trips to Egypt.