The Second Mouse

The Second Mouse

By Archer Mayor

Mysterious Press, Hardcover, 9780892960729, 304pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2006

Description

Thirty-one-year-old Victorian gentlewoman Amelia Peabody has not only inherited her father's fortune, but she is also blessed with his strong will as well. Now she's headed for Cairo, accompanied by a girl with a tarnished past, to indulge her passion for Egyptology. Little did she know that murder and a homicidal mummy lay in wait for her.