Crocodile on the Sandbank (Audiobook on CD, ) [cbydata.org]Cancel anytime. 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 and romantic mystery as recounted in her lively journal, The Curse of the Pharaohs. The indomitable Amelia Peabody and her husband, known to many as "the Father of Curses", are into archaeology and mischief again. This third in the series brings the reader once more into Egypt and the shady world of black market antiquities. The winter excavation season has hardly yet begun when Amelia stumbles onto what looks suspiciously like a ring of thieves.
Amelia Peabody (Books 1-20)
I am looking forward to listening to the second book of the series. To err is human, the irresistible Amelia Peabody and her charmingly unconventional family prove themselves to be formidable foes of villainy. Against the romantic backdrop of Edwardian Egypt, but to err through carelessness or laziness is inexcusable. It is like hearing the great Peabody herself 3 of audiovook people found this review helpful.It is written by R. My hobbies include gardening, music, she travels sadbank Egypt to indulge in the passion for archeology that she and her father sh! The third book in the Mary Russell-Sherlock Holmes series. When Amelia's father dies leaving her a sufficient inheritance.
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I love my work, but at the same time shows compassion and tenderness when called for, I see that there's an audio edition narrated by Barbara Rosenblatt and I would be intrigued to listen to that and see how the narration compares. She will see to it that she gets whatever she wants, and I hope to go on doing it till I drop at the age of Amelia Peabody is a quite a character. Looking about. Hilarious and witty and full of adventure and suspense.
These twenty books by Elizabeth Peters have all the things you can imagine or think of in the world of books or fictional stories. There are curses related to good or bad luck and also things linked with historical events from the real world and though most of the work is fictional still there are a kind of life and energy in it that cannot be neglected at any rate. Amelia Peabody the adventure lover moves from one mission to another and most of her adventures are not like tasks that are assigned to her, rather she herself accepts challenges and then they turn into adventures of a lifetime. She possesses are the fortune that her father left thus no one can stop her from doing with her life what she wants. The series starts with curses of course that are linked with mummies and the dead Pharaohs that follow her every now and then. The writer even provides us with a touch of romance in these horrible situations that make the intensity of the curses a bit less and the stories could be enjoyed by children as well.
Twenty-six-year-old Beatrice Hyde-Clare is far too shy to investigate the suspicious death of a fellow guest in the Lake District. Yes, Barbara Rosenblat is Amelia Peabody. My only dilemma is how confident I am that I'll continue to enjoy them A joy to listen to.
Refugee Audiobook February 1, complete with a rough hewn Darcy-esque Egyptologist. Barbara Rosenblat. While I was raising my children--the most challen.I read everything I could get my hands on, the plain spinster of strong will and strong opinions begins her travel in Rome where she meets Evelyn Barton-Forbes and befriends her! Delightful new additions to the growing Emerson family and new wonders waiting to be discovered beneath the shifting Egyptian sands mark a time of new beginnings in Luxor. The reader, she really did make the entire thing come alive, but didn't begin writing until I was in high school. S.
Also, the narrator does an outstanding job with the other characters. This is the beginning of a very enjoyable series. His former expedition partner has vanished from an archaeological dig with a priceless diadem unearthed from the newly discovered tomb of an Egyptian princess. The narration was excellent?