Summer of the Dragon by Elizabeth Peters audiobook

Summer of the Dragon

By Elizabeth Peters
Read by Grace Conlin

Blackstone Publishing

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781433267178

  • ISBN: 9781433267154

  • ISBN: 9781433267185

  • ISBN: 9781433267215

Runtime: 7.66 Hours
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

A good salary and an all-expenses-paid summer spent a sprawling Arizona ranch is too good a deal for fledgling anthropologist D. J. Abbott to turn down—especially when it's six hundred miles from home. What does it matter that her rich new employer and benefactor, Hank Hunnicutt, is a certified oddball who is presently funding all manner of off-beat projects, from alien conspiracy studies to a hunt for dragon bones? There's even talk of treasure buried in the nearby mountains, but D. J. isn't going to allow loose speculation—or the considerable charms of handsome professional treasure hunter Jesse Franklin—to sidetrack her. Then Hunnicutt suffers a mysterious accident and vanishes, leaving the weirdos gathered at his spread to eye each other with frightened suspicion.

But on a high-desert search for the missing millionaire, D. J. is learning things that may not be healthy for her to know. The game someone is playing here goes far beyond the rational universe—and it could leave D. J. legitimately dead.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“[Peters] keeps the reader coming back for more.” San Francisco Chronicle
“This author never fails to entertain.” Cleveland Plain Dealer
“Grace Conlin is effective in her wry, self-deprecating portrayal of D. J.…The action is compelling and the characters are well developed.” AudioFile
“Reader Grace Conlin captures the sardonic tone of the narrator.” Library Journal

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Author

Author Bio: Elizabeth Peters

Author Bio: Elizabeth Peters

Elizabeth Peters (1927–2013) was born and brought up in Illinois. She earned her PhD in Egyptology from the University of Chicago’s famed Oriental Institute and went on to become a New York Times bestselling author whose novels were often set against historical backdrops. Peters was named Grand Master at the inaugural Anthony Awards in 1986 and Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America at the Edgar Awards in 1998. She also wrote books under the names Barbara Mertz and Barbara Michaels.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD, Playaway
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 7.66
Audience: Adult
Language: English