SYKM


Elizabeth Peters
Barbara Mertz
[1927-2013]
Amelia Peabody, a Victorian feminist Egyptologist from Kent, England:

Crocodile on the Sandbank (1975)

The Curse of the Pharaohs (1981)

The Mummy Case (1985)

Lion in the Valley (1986)

The Deeds of the Disturber (1988)

The Last Camel Died at Noon (1991)
Finalist 1991 Agatha Award for Best Novel

The Snake, the Crocodile and the Dog (1992)
Finalist 1992 Agatha Award for Best Novel

The Hippopotamus Pool (1996)

Seeing a Large Cat (1998)
Finalist 1998 Agatha Award for Best Novel

The Ape Who Guards the Balance (1998)
Finalist 1998 Agatha Award for Best Novel

The Falcon at the Portal (1999)

He Shall Thunder in the Sky (2000)
APA: Thunder in the Sky (2000)
Finalist 2000 Agatha Award for Best Novel
Finalist 2001 Anthony Award for Best Mystery

Lord of the Silent (2001)

The Golden One (2002)
Finalist 2002 Agatha Award for Best Novel

Children of the Storm (2003)

Guardian of the Horizon (2004)

The Serpent on the Crown (2005)

Tomb of the Golden Bird (2006)

A River in the Sky (2010)

Jacqueline Kirby, a middle-aged librarian:

The Seventh Sinner (1972)

The Murders of Richard III (1974)

Die for Love (1984)

Naked Once More (1989)
1989 Agatha Award for Best Novel

Vicky Bliss, an American art historian in Bavaria, Germany:

Borrower of the Night (1973)

Street of Five Moons (1978)

Silhouette in Scarlet (1983)

Trojan Gold (1987)
Finalist 1988 Anthony Award for Best Mystery

Night Train to Memphis (1994)
Finalist 1994 Agatha Award for Best Novel

Laughter of Dead Kings (2008)

Non-series:

The Jackal’s Head (1968)

The Camelot Caper (1969)
APA: Her Cousin John (1970)

Dead Sea Cipher (1970)

The Night of Four Hundred Rabbits (1971)
APA: Shadows in the Moonlight (1975)

Legend in Green Velvet (1976)
APA: Ghost in Green Velvet (1977)

Devil May Care (1977)

Summer of the Dragon (1979)

The Love Talker (1980)

The Copenhagen Connection (1982)

Written as Barbara Michaels
Books of suspense, featuring a Georgetown house in Washington, DC:

Ammie, Come Home (1968)

Shattered Silk (1986)

Stitches in Time (1985)
Written as Barbara Michaels
Books of suspense, often with supernatural overtones:

The Master of Blacktower (1966)

Sons of the Wolf (1967)
APA: Mystery on the Moors (1967)

Prince of Darkness (1969)

The Dark on the Other Side (1970)

Greygallows (1972)

The Crying Child (1973)

Witch (1973)

House of Many Shadows (1974)

The Sea King’s Daughter (1975)

Patriot’s Dream (1976)

Wings of the Falcon (1977)

Wait for What Will Come (1978)

The Walker in the Shadows (1979)

The Wizard’s Daughter (1980)

Someone in the House (1981)

Black Rainbow (1982)

Here I Stay (1983)

Dark Duet (1983)

The Grey Beginning (1984)

Be Buried in the Rain (1985)

Search the Shadows (1987)

Smoke and Mirrors (1989)

Into the Darkness (1990)

Vanish with the Rose (1992)

Houses of Stone (1993)

The Dancing Floor (1997)

Other Worlds (1999)