I made it to 48%

The Alternate Door - Bruce H. Bretthauer

but it's a DNF for me.


too bad.  It has ancient Egypt, antiquities, a mystery and time travel.  I should love it, but it isn't working for me.


two of the reasons are in earlier posts, here and here;  but generally it was eye-rolling and irritating without anything good to make up for it, and I've had enough.  I know there's another five star read somewhere in my TBR, And I'm off to locate it.