The Hippopotamus Pool
ISBN: 0446603988
EAN13: 9780446603980
Language: English
Pages: 448
Dimensions: 1.1" H x 6.7" L x 4.2" W
Weight: 0.6 lbs.
Format: Others
`
Select Format Format: Others Select Conditions Condition: Good

Selected

Format: Others

Condition: Good

$3.99
Quantity
Almost Gone!
Only 5 at this price.
Add 4 More to Qualify
Buy 3, Get 1 Free
All Books Under $5

Select Conditions
  • Acceptable $3.99 The Hippopotamus Pool
  • Good $3.99 The Hippopotamus Pool
Book Overview

This Description may be from another edition of this product.

What could be more intriguing to Amelia Peabody and her irresistible, irascible husband, Emerson (the Father of Curses), than meeting a masked stranger who offers to show them an Egyptian queen's lost tomb? The mysterious disappearance of that midnight visitor before he can disclose the secret! Thus begins Amelia's newest adventure along the Nile. Helped, or hampered, by two teenagers, their son, Ramses, and their beautiful ward, Nefret, the Emersons set sail for Thebes to find the hidden tomb of Queen Tetisheri. With them is a timid (or is she?) governess named Miss Marmaduke. Soon to join the expedition are Amelia's sister- and brother-in-law, Evelyn and Walter, whose marriage is going through a rocky patch. As usual, archaeology is only one of Amelia's concerns, as the Emersons encounter murderers, kidnappers, grave robbers and ancient Egyptian curses. The tomb, of course, will hold a stunning surprise. And the Hippopotamus Pool? It's an ancient Egyptian story of war and wits that Amelia is translating. and that alerts her to a hippo of a different stripe: a nefarious, overweight art dealer who may become her next archenemy. Or perhaps not - for another nemesis is lurking under the Saharan sun, a master of disguises, a caliph of crime, a veritable vizier of villainy. Will Amelia meet her match?

Frequently Asked Questions About The Hippopotamus Pool

Book Reviews (0)

0
  |   0  reviews
Did you read The Hippopotamus Pool? Please provide your feedback and rating to help other readers.
Write Review
Captcha

No customer reviews for the moment.