Crocodile on the SandbankeBook - 2010
From Library Staff
The first in the delightful and long-running Amelia Peabody historical mystery series. Amelia is a Victorian lady ahead of her time. She is witty, independent, and adventurous. This one takes Amelia and the reader to Egypt where they'll cross paths with the infuriatingly alluring Radcliffe Emerso... Read More »
Amelia Peabody, who is not a Victorian spinster, thank you very much, travels to Egypt with an eye to becoming an archaeologist in this witty, atmospheric mystery.
This is an early entry in the Amelia Peabody series that takes the reader to Egypt in the early twentieth century without having to endure the heat, sandstorms and other difficulties of such travel. If you have any interest in history, archeology, mummies and mystery this one is for you! (Satir... Read More »