A River in the Sky by Elizabeth Peters audiobook

A River in the Sky: A Novel

By Elizabeth Peters
Read by Barbara Rosenblat

HarperAudio

The Amelia Peabody Mysteries: Book 19

11.07 Hours 1
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“Between Amelia Peabody and Indiana Jones, it’s Amelia—in wit and daring—by a landslide.” —New York Times Book Review Intrepid archaeologist and superior sleuth Amelia Peabody returns in A River in the Sky. In this breathtaking new adventure, New York Times bestselling Grand Master Elizabeth Peters transports the indomitable Amelia and her family, the Emersons, from their usual milieu, early twentieth-century Egypt, to an exciting—and dangerous—new locale: Palestine! A tale full of atmosphere, intrigue, and thrills, A River in the Sky is further proof that “Peters has few rivals” (Houston Chronicle).

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Summary

Summary

Winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award

A New York Times bestseller

A USA Today bestseller

A Wall Street Journal bestseller

A Los Angeles Times bestseller

A Washington Post bestseller

A Publishers Weekly bestseller

“Between Amelia Peabody and Indiana Jones, it’s Amelia—in wit and daring—by a landslide.”
New York Times Book Review

Intrepid archaeologist and superior sleuth Amelia Peabody returns in A River in the Sky. In this breathtaking new adventure, New York Times bestselling Grand Master Elizabeth Peters transports the indomitable Amelia and her family, the Emersons, from their usual milieu, early twentieth-century Egypt, to an exciting—and dangerous—new locale: Palestine! A tale full of atmosphere, intrigue, and thrills, A River in the Sky is further proof that “Peters has few rivals” (Houston Chronicle).

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Delightful…Once again MWA Grandmaster Peters uses vivid settings, sharp characterizations, and deft dialogue to transport the reader to another time and place.” Publishers Weekly
“Barbara Rosenblat’s unsurpassed performance scintillates once again. The many characters’ distinctive voices profoundly contrast in tonal range and quality while retaining a sensitive awareness of age, sex, culture, and nationality. Rosenblat never ceases to amaze…Flawless.” AudioFile
“Audie Award winner Barbara Rosenblat adeptly portrays the various characters, excelling especially in the role of Amelia, whose strength of purpose she emphasizes with crisp, sure diction, and a commanding tone. Rosenblat further ensures listeners miss none of Peters’ literary humor. Highly recommended.” Library Journal
“As always, the humor boosts the action and gives the intrigue an exciting edge.” RT Book Reviews (4 stars)

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Author

Author Bio: Elizabeth Peters

Author Bio: Elizabeth Peters

Elizabeth Peters (1927–2013) was born and brought up in Illinois. She earned her PhD in Egyptology from the University of Chicago’s famed Oriental Institute and went on to become a New York Times bestselling author whose novels were often set against historical backdrops. 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 also wrote books under the names Barbara Mertz and Barbara Michaels.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 11.07
Audience: Adult
Language: English