RIP Barbara Mertz

Barbara Mertz (September 29, 1927 – August 8, 2013)

Barbara Mertz wrote under the pen-name of Elizabeth Peters and Barbara Michaels. I suppose that I will remember her best for her Amelia Peabody series.

The Amelia Peabody stories are set in the late 19th century during the golden age of Egyptology. I highly recommend them.


Author: Barry

A knight is sworn to valor.

2 thoughts on “RIP Barbara Mertz”

  1. I have never read this author’s books, but being a nut for all things ancient Egypt, I would like to! I really enjoyed her list of helpful hints for traveling to Egypt. I always dream of being filthy rich and being able to go there!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: