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 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,739
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,401
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,389

    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 1,350
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,025
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,011

    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

    • The Curse of the Pharaohs

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 2
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 11 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,615
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,935
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,926

    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

    • 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 669
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 599
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 596

    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

    • 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 1,331
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,016
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,005

    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 Falcon at the Portal

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 11
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 15 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,188
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 898
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 898

    Even on the joyous occasion of the marriage of their Egyptian "son" David to their beloved niece Lia, trouble finds Amelia and hunky hubby Emerson....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perhaps Best of Series

    • By Kermit on 12-21-05

    Regular price: $34.97

    • The Ape Who Guards the Balance

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 10
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 15 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,327
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 960
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 952

    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

    • Lion in the Valley

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 4
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 12 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,562
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,162
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,156

    Amelia Peabody, archaeologist and woman extraordinaire, should have greeted the approaching excavation with transports of joy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Delicious Confection

    • By Coffee Lover on 11-24-05

    Regular price: $30.07

    • The Mummy Case

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 3
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,920
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,460
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,443

    The indomitable Amelia Peabody and her husband, known to many as "the Father of Curses", are into archaeology and mischief again....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent!

    • By Leanna on 04-20-11

    Regular price: $30.07

    • Children of the Storm

    • An Amelia Peabody Novel of Suspense, Book 15
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 15 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 568
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 511
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 511

    The Great War has ended at last. Archaeologist Amelia Peabody and her husband, Emerson, the distinguished Egyptologist, no longer fear for the life of their daring son, Ramses....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Finally in unabridged form!

    • By Anne on 09-03-16

    Regular price: $31.93

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