The Curse of the Pharaohs
Publish date: 1999
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
Series: Amelia Peabody (#2)
This book was nowhere near as good as the first. It was almost like a comedy routine to me. Mrs Peabody seemed more dumb and I thought so many of the things she did were just putting herself in danger rather than helping. There was no common sense in evidence. I couldn't wait until the book was ...
Not much of a review, but I enjoyed this one almost as much as the first in the series, and I look forward to reading more about Amelia's adventures in the remaining books in this series.
Amelia Peabody is at it again! She and her archaeologist husband are solving crimes and digging up tombs. These delightful mysteries will leave you wanting more and hooked from page one to the last! I love these mysteries and of course reading about anything Egyptian is fascinating!
I enjoyed this story also almost as much as previous book. Im not sure though if Im going to like how Peters has set the time intervals of each book to like 5 years. I would have preferred that the books started where they left off or at most a year interval in between instead of 5+. Now Amelia and ...
Picks up about five years after the events of The Crocodile on the Sandbank. Amelia and Emerson are in England, having married and had a son, nicknamed Ramses. But the death of an amateur archaeologist in Egypt draw them back to the Nile (Ramses, alas, is too young to go), and not only are there som...