Barbara Michaels

Barbara  Michaels

Elizabeth Peters (writing as Barbara Michaels) grew reared in Illinois and received her Ph.D. there. in Egyptology from the prestigious Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago. The Mystery Writers of America called Peters Grandmaster at the inaugural Anthony Awards in 1986, the Mystery Writers of America named him Grandmaster at the Edgar(R) Awards in 1998, and Malice Domestic honored him with The Lifetime Achievement Award in 2003. In western Maryland, she lives in a old farmhouse.