The Curse of the Pharaohs is by Elizabeth Peters. The second book in the Amelia Peabody Mystery series. Amelia and her husband Radcliffe return to Egypt to uncover a new tomb. The previous archaeologist is dead and his wife wants to continue the excavation despite the threat of the mummy's curse. Are the deaths the result of a real curse? Can Amelia solve the mysterious deaths before Radcliffe is targeted as the next victim? A fantastic series! The witty humor and suspense are totally enjoyable. Agatha Christie fans will love Amelia.
Ratings: 8th grade - 10 out of 10.