The Falcon at the Portal

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The Falcon at the Portal

By Elizabeth Peters

HarperTorch, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780061951640, 566pp.

Publication Date: February 23, 2010

Between Amelia Peabody and Indiana Jones, it's Amelia in wit and daring by a landslide. New York Times Book ReviewNew York Times" bestselling Grandmaster Elizabeth Peters transports us to the Land of the Pharoahs and leaves us in the most capable hands of intrepid archeologist and adventurer Amelia Peabody in The Falcon at the Portal." A suspenseful and always surprising romp through 1911 Egypt with Amelia and her equally indomitable family, the Emersons, The Falcon at the Portal" immerses us in a fascinating world of antiquity and majesty, and plunges us into a mystery as perilous as it is puzzling. As the Cleveland Plain Dealer" suggests, let us all raise a toast to the incomparable Amelia Peabody.