Elizabeth Peters
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Elizabeth Peters

ELIZABETH PETERS, whose New York Times best-selling novels are often set against historical backdrops, earned a Ph.D. in Egyptology at the University of Chicago. She also writes best-selling books under the pseudonym Barbara Michaels. She lives in Frederick, Maryland.

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Best Sellers

    • Crocodile on the Sandbank

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 1
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,630
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,296
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3,283

    Amelia Peabody inherited two things from her father: a considerable fortune and an unbendable will....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nice break from the usual-

    • By Carrie on 12-18-04

    Regular price: $26.57

    • The Deeds of the Disturber

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 5
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 13 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,309
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 987
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 972

    When a night watchman mysteriously dies in front of the mummy Lady Henutmehit in the Egyptian room of the British Museum....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Narrator

    • By Wende on 03-30-05

    Regular price: $31.47

    • He Shall Thunder in the Sky

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 12
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 17 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,350
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,005
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,001

    In her best-selling Amelia Peabody mysteries, author Elizabeth Peters has created an award-winning mixture of vivid archeological detail, finely-tuned suspense, and witty romance....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent!

    • By Trishk on 06-11-04

    Regular price: $37.77

    • The Ape Who Guards the Balance

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 10
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 15 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,282
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 921
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 913

    Against the romantic backdrop of Edwardian Egypt, the irresistible Amelia Peabody and her charmingly unconventional family prove themselves to be formidable foes of villainy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another Wonderful Book in the Series

    • By Yvonne Jocks on 11-30-05

    Regular price: $34.97

    • The Curse of the Pharaohs

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 2
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 11 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,547
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,871
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,863

    The sun rides high over the British Empire and the light still sparkles brightly in Amelia Peabody's eye as she returns for her second adventure in archaeology....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful!

    • By Leanna on 04-20-11

    Regular price: $31.47

    • Seeing a Large Cat

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 9
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 14 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,277
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 965
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 954

    Best-selling mystery author Elizabeth Peters has captured the hearts of thousands of readers with her spunky Victorian Egyptologist, Amelia Peabody Emerson....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Top -Notch Story & Performance

    • By Nancy J on 04-27-13

    Regular price: $27.30

    • The Hippopotamus Pool

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 8
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 14 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,322
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 965
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 958

    The spunky Victorian Egyptologist Amelia Peabody Emerson has returned to the exotic Nile valley - parasol aloft and hot on the trail of an unexplored tomb....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Desert Derring-Do

    • By Kay in DC on 02-03-08

    Regular price: $32.87

    • Lord of the Silent

    • An Amelia Peabody Novel of Suspense, Book 13
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 16 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 586
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 530
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 516

    Undeterred by world war and enemy submarines, Amelia and Emerson set sail once again for Egypt, where ghosts hover silently over an inscrutable land....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Unabridged finally!

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-13-15

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Painted Queen

    • An Amelia Peabody Novel of Suspense
    • By: Elizabeth Peters, Joan Hess
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 13 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 631
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 567
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 562

    Amelia is relaxing in a well-earned bubble bath in her elegant hotel suite in Cairo when a man with a knife protruding from his back staggers into the bath chamber....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Just did not feel like the Peabody Emersons

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-26-17

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Snake, the Crocodile, and the Dog

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 7
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 14 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,462
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,064
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,051

    This adventure transports Amelia Peabody and her husband Emerson to Amarna, the rustic desert site where the two archaeologists first met....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful!

    • By S. Dale on 07-20-04

    Regular price: $34.97

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