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Meet the Author: Jo Marchant

Jo Marchant talks to the BBC's Nick Higham about her new book The Shadow King which tells the story of Tutankhamun's mummy

Science journalist Jo Marchant tells the story of Tutankhamun's mummy in The Shadow King.

It chronicles scientists efforts to uncover the tomb's secrets since it was discovered in 1922.

Jo talks to the BBC's Nick Higham in this week's Meet the Author.