― Question by Hello: whats a good Egyptian book to buy as a gift for someone? I wanna give my girl friend an egyptian book as a gift because she loves things about temples, mummys and pyramaids. Whats a good book that has a lot of pictures and is really amazing. Best answer: Answer by JackyWell... there is Egyptology. There is a whole series! Monsterology, Pirateology, wizardology and dragonology. I think there are more though? The good thing is you can pull flaps twist and turn things and its [...].