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Author Elizabeth Peters Barbara Mertz Dr. Barbara G. Mertz (1927 - 2013) studied at the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, receiving an M.A. in 1950 and a Ph.D. in Egyptology in 1952. In 1950 she married Richard Mertz and had two children, Elizabeth and Peter. She was divorced in 1969. A past president of American Crime Writers League, she also served on the Editorial Advisory Board of KMT, A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt. She was also a member of the Egypt Exploration Society and the James Henry Breasted Circle of the Oriental Institute.

Under her pseudonym as Barbara Michaels she has written twenty nine novels of suspense. As Elizabeth Peters, she has produced thirty seven mystery-suspense novels, many of them set in Egypt and the Middle East. Under her own name she is the author of Temples, Tombs and Hieroglyphs, A Popular history of Ancient Egypt and Red Land, Black Land, Daily Life in Ancient Egypt.

Dr. Mertz was awarded a D.H.L. from Hood College in 1989. The Mystery Writers of America awarded her the MWA Grandmaster in 1998. She has also received the Lifetime Achievement Award from Malice Domestic and the Grandmaster Award from Bouchercon.

Dr. Mertz passed away on August 8, 2013.

Elizabeth Peters Book List
Her website: mpmbooks.com
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The Painted Queen

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The Painted Queen by Elizabeth Peters

The Laughter of Dead Kings
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The Laughter of Dead Kings by Elizabeth Peters

The Tomb of the Golden Bird
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The Tomb of the Golden Bird by Elizabeth Peters

The Serpent on the Crown
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The Serpent on the Crown by Elizabeth Peters

Guardian of the Horizon
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Guardian of the Horizon by Elizabeth Peters

The Golden One

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Children of the Storm | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Children of the Storm | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2003 NY: HarperCollins  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Falcon at the Portal, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Falcon at the Portal, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. June 1999 NY: Avon Twilight Printing First edition, first printing, near-fine (spot to inside board) in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Falcon at the Portal, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Falcon at the Portal, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. June 1999 NY: Avon Twilight Printing First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.  Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Golden One, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Golden One, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 2002 NY: Morrow First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Guardian of the Horizon | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Guardian of the Horizon | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2004 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Guardian of The Horizon | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Guardian of The Horizon | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book  2003 NY:  William Morrow.  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked.   Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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He Shall Thunder In The Sky | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | He Shall Thunder In The Sky | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2000 NY: Morrow   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Hippopotamus Pool, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Hippopotamus Pool, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book 1996 NY: Warner Books First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked; Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Hippopotamus Pool, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Hippopotamus Pool, The | Signed First Edition Copy

First Edition Hardcover Book 2008 NY: Warner Books First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Laughter of Dead Kings, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Laughter of Dead Kings, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  August 2008 NY: HarperCollins Publishers   First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Laughter of Dead Kings, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Laughter of Dead Kings, The | Signed First Edition Copy

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Night Train to Memphis | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Night Train to Memphis | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1994 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Night Train to Memphis | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Night Train to Memphis | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1994 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, near-fine (top rear board bumped) in a fine dust jacket, signed by author.

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Night Train to Memphis | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Night Train to Memphis | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1994 NY: Warner  First edition, first printing, near-fine in a near-fine dust jacket (small scratch to jacket back), signed by author. Each dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality acetate cover.

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Night Train to Memphis | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Night Train to Memphis | Signed First Edition Copy

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Night Train to Memphis | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Night Train to Memphis | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  1994 NY: Warner  First edition, later printing, mint, new/unread, flawless dust jacket, signed by author.

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Painted Queen, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Book - Advance Reading Copy Peters, Elizabeth | Painted Queen, The | Book - Advance Reading Copy

Advance Reading Copy. 2017 NY: HarperCollins  Advanced Reading Copy, mint, new/unread in flawless pictorial wrappers.

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River In The Sky, A | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | River In The Sky, A | Signed First Edition Copy

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Serpent on the Crown, The | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Serpent on the Crown, The | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2005 NY: Morrow  First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author, remainder marked.

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Tomb of the Golden Bird | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Tomb of the Golden Bird | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book.  2006 NY:  HarperCollins.  First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Tomb of the Golden Bird | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Tomb of the Golden Bird | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 2006 NY: HarperCollins. First edition, first printing,near-fine (upper rear corner bumped) in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Tomb of the Golden Bird | Peters, Elizabeth | Signed First Edition Book Peters, Elizabeth | Tomb of the Golden Bird | Signed First Edition Copy

Author Signed Hardcover Book. 2006 NY: HarperCollins. First edition, first printing, fine in a fine dust jacket, signed by the author.

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Elizabeth Peters Selected Bibliography


Amelia Peabody Series

  1. Crocodile on the Sandbank
  2. Curse of the Pharaohs
  3. The Mummy Case
  4. Lion in the Valley
  5. Deeds of the Disturber
  6. The Last Camel Died at Noon
  7. The Snake, the Crocodile, and the Dog
  8. The Hippopotamus Pool
  9. Seeing a Large Cat
  10. The Ape Who Guards the Balance
  11. The Falcon at the Portal
  12. He Shall Thunder in the Sky
  13. Lord of the Silent
  14. The Golden One
  15. Children of the Storm
  16. Guardian of the Horizon
  17. A River in the Sky
  18. Serpent on the Crown
  19. Tomb of the Golden Bird
  20. The Painted Queen - July 2017
*To see Barbara Mertz's entire bibliography, click here.


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