Leena Pekkalainen

Leena Maria writes novels that have one thing in common: ancient Egypt. Though her studies have been academic, the 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)  and now MA in Egyptology (2020-2021) Shorter courses: 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)