Crocodile on the SandbankBook - 2013
Amelia Peabody is off on her first Egyptian adventure. Along the way she rescues Evelyn Barton-Forbes, who has been abandoned on the streets of Rome by her lover. Amelia hires the woman as a companion and takes her to Cairo. Eluding Evelyn's former lover, who wants her back, and Evelyn's cousin, Lord Ellesmere, who wishes to marry her, the two women sail up the Nile to an archaeological site.
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2013
Characteristics: 337 p. ; 19 cm