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 4,673
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,337
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3,325

    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 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 1,158
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 873
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 874

    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 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 2,576
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,897
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,888

    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

    • 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 1,537
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,138
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,132

    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 Golden One

    • An Amelia Peabody Novel of Suspense, Book 14
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 17 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 559
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 508
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 507

    A new year, 1917, is dawning, and the Great War that ravages the world shows no sign of abating....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Unabridged! Yay!

    • By Kim on 07-25-14

    Regular price: $39.92

    • 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 1,338
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 982
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 975

    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

    • He Shall Thunder in the Sky

    • The Amelia Peabody Series, Book 12
    • By: Elizabeth Peters
    • Narrated by: Barbara Rosenblat
    • Length: 17 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,369
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,022
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,018

    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 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 1,894
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,436
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,419

    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

    • 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 1,321
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 999
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 984

    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 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 649
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 584
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 579

    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

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