The Snake, the Crocodile and the Dog by Elizabeth Peters

The Snake, the Crocodile and the Dog

Amelia Peabody #7

Elizabeth Peters

fiction historical mystery mysterious fast-paced

432 pages | first published 1992

Description

As Peter Theroux in the New York Times Book Review points out, "Her wonderfully witty voice and her penchant for history lessons of the Nile both ancient and modern keep [her] high adventure moving for even the highest brows." In her previous outi...
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Community Reviews

summary of 364 ratings (see reviews)

Moods

adventurous 100%
mysterious 100%
funny 57%
emotional 28%
lighthearted 28%
tense 14%

Pace

medium 66%
fast 33%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 50% | Character: 50%

Strong character development?

No: 50% | It's complicated: 25% | Yes: 25%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 66% | No: 33%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

Average rating

4.02