Order of Elizabeth Peters Books
Elizabeth Peters (1927-2013) was an American author of suspense, mystery and thriller novels. She is best known for her Amelia Peabody series, in addition to her Vicky Bliss series. She graduated with a PhD in Egyptology from the University of Chicago, which is the basis for her Amelia Peabody series. Her Barbara Michaels books are considered part of the gothic fiction and supernatural thriller genres.
Elizabeth Peters became a published author in 1964, writing the non-fiction book Temples, Tombs & Hieroglyphs under her real name of Barbara Mertz. She would make her fiction debut in 1966 as Barbara Michaels with The Master of Blacktower. Her Elizabeth Peters nom de plume would debut would debut in 1968 with The Jackal’s Head. Below is a list of Elizabeth Peters’ books under all of her pen names, sorted by date of publication as well as in chronological order:
Publication Order of Georgetown Books
Publication Order of Jacqueline Kirby Books
Publication Order of Vicky Bliss Books
|Borrower of the Night||(1973)|
|Street of the Five Moons||(1978)|
|Silhouette in Scarlet||(1983)|
|Night Train to Memphis||(1994)|
|Laughter of the Dead Kings||(2008)|
Publication Order of Amelia Peabody Books
Chronological Order of Amelia Peabody Books
Chronologically, Guardian of the Horizon comes after The Ape Who Guards the Balance and before A River in the Sky, which is followed by The Falcon at the Portal.
Publication Order of Someone In The House Books
Chronological Order of Someone In The House Books
Publication Order of Standalone Novels
Publication Order of Amelia Peabody Non-Fiction Books
Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books
Notes: House of Many Shadows was also published as House of Many Shades. The Night of Four Hundred Rabbits was also titled Shadows in the Moonlight. The Legend in Green Velvet is alternatively titled Ghost in Green Velvet.
The Georgetown series was published under the pen name of Barbara Michaels. Most standalone novels were written under the pen name of Barbara Michaels except for The Jackal’s Head, The Camelot Caper, The Dead Sea Cipher, The Night of Four Hundred Rabbits, The Legend in Green Velvet, Devil May Care, Summer of the Dragon, The Love Talker and The Copenhagen Connection.
The Painted Queen is written with Joan Hess.