Crocodile on the Sandbank

By Elizabeth Peters (Mass Market, 2013)
Set in 1884, this is the first installment in what has become a beloved bestselling series. At thirty-two, strong-willed Amelia Peabody, a self-proclaimed spinster, decides to use her ample inheritance to indulge her passion, Egyptology. On her way to Egypt, Amelia encounters a young woman named Evelyn Barton-Forbes. The two become fast friends and travel on together, encountering mysteries, missing mummies, and Radcliffe Emerson, a dashing and opinionated archaeologist who doesn't need a woman's help -- or so he thinks.
  • Grand Central Publishing
    • Format: Mass Market

    • Price: $10.00 US/$11.00 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9781455572359

    • On Sale Date: 05/28/2013

    • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

    Formats Available: Mass Market, Electronic Book, Mass Market

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Set in 1884, this is the first installment in what has become a beloved bestselling series. At thirty-two, strong-willed Amelia Peabody, a self-proclaimed spinster, decides to use her ample inheritance to indulge her passion, Egyptology. On her way to Egypt, Amelia encounters a young woman named Evelyn Barton-Forbes. The two become fast friends and travel on together, encountering mysteries, missing mummies, and Radcliffe Emerson, a dashing and opinionated archaeologist who doesn't need a woman's help -- or so he thinks.

Elizabeth Peters was born and brought up in Illinois and earned her Ph.D. in Egyptology from the University of Chicago's famed Oriental Institute. Peters was named Grand Master at the inaugural Anthony Awards in 1986 and Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America at the Edgar Awards in 1998. She lives in a historic farmhouse in western Maryland.

You can learn more at:
ameliapeabody.com

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Crocodile on the Sandbank
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • Price: $10.00 US/$11.00 CAN
  • Pages: 352
  • Physical Dimensions: 4-3/16" x 7-1/2"
  • ISBN-13: 9781455572359
  • On Sale Date: 05/28/2013
Crocodile on the Sandbank