Amelia Peabody Series. 20 primary works, 23 total works. The Serpent on the Crown.
Amelia Peabody Series. Series Information: Each book in the series is a stand-alone mystery which can be read without previous knowledge. However, the characters age throughout the series and events in previous books (including spoilers concerning some o. ore. A priceless relic has been delivered to th.
Another season, another mystery to solve. This indomitable Family always seems to be in the wrong place at the right time. This 17th book is another episode and well worth reading.
The mystery is fairly thin
The mystery is fairly thin. The story starts off slow and centers mainly on the Emersons' scholarly pursuits with the mystery of the statue relegated to the background. The story picks up about halfway through when a fresh dead body turns up in the most unlikely place. Peters is definitely setting up for the next book here (Tutankhamen!) and it’s easy to see she was thinking about how to end the series even if she never did so.
Elizabeth Peters earned her P. in Egyptology from the University of Chicago's famed Oriental Institute
Elizabeth Peters earned her P. in Egyptology from the University of Chicago's famed Oriental Institute. She was named Grand Master at the inaugural Anthony Awards in 1986 and Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America in 1998. Listening to Barbara Rosenblat is always a treat, but when she's performing an Amelia Peabody mystery (Elizabeth Peters's engrossing tales of the Egyptologist and her singularly brilliant brood), the treat becomes a feast. The Peabody-Emersons are in Egypt for the excavation season, and they're soon up to their Victorian manners and mores in murder.
Intrigued by the mystery, Amelia and her clan resolve to uncover the secrets of the statue's origins, setting off on. .
Intrigued by the mystery, Amelia and her clan resolve to uncover the secrets of the statue's origins, setting off on a trail that twists and turns in directions they never anticipated-and, perhaps, toward an old nemesis with unscrupulous new designs. And its next victim might well be her irascible husband, Radcliffe, their beloved son, Ramses, his lovely wife, Nefre. r Amelia Peabody herself.
Электронная книга "The Serpent on the Crown", Elizabeth Peters
Электронная книга "The Serpent on the Crown", Elizabeth Peters. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "The Serpent on the Crown" для чтения в офлайн-режиме.
The Amelia Peabody series is a series of twenty historical mystery novels and one non-fiction companion volume written by Egyptologist Barbara Mertz (1927-2013) under the pen name Elizabeth Peters. The series is centered on the adventures of the unconventional female Egyptologist Amelia Peabody Emerson, for whom the series is named, and an ever-increasing number of family, friends, allies, and characters both fictional and based on historical figures. In 2003, she received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Malice Domestic Convention. She lives in a historic farmhouse in western Maryland.
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