My sister-in-law also requested I do some Sunday sketches of the characters after I read it, and after a few hideous attempts and a BSG delay, they finally happened this week. I hope they were worth the wait, Sarah!
It's been a while since I read the book so I cannot entirely vouch for their accuracy compared to it but I like how they turned out anyway. Pay no attention to my faithfulness to Egyptian historical details--or lack thereof! Left-right/top-bottom they are: Mara, Hatshepsut (in her lady garb); Sheftu, Inanni, Thutmose III; Nahereh and Hatshepsut again (in her pharaoh garb). I may have exaggerated her love for My Cousin Rachel. Just a smidge.
And now tis the Husband's turn.
We rewatched all the X-Men movies last week! Some of them are awesome and some of them are terrible, and some of them are in between (three "somes" add up to five movies, right?), but in any case, I felt these itching to get out of me shortly after: