The African Quest

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Penguin, 2002 - Fiction - 293 pages
23 Reviews
Lara McClintoch's Tunisian tour group sails into trouble when the story of a sunken merchant ship stirs one person's murderous interest in finding the priceless artifacts that went down with it. The Archaeological Mysteries are:

"A passport to adventure." (Booklist)

"Captivating." (Mysterious Woman)

"Terrific." (Drood Review of Mystery)
 

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Review: The African Quest (Lara McClintoch Archeological Mystery #5)

User Review  - Carmen - Goodreads

This is yet another book I almost didn't finish, but once I got past the endless dialogue of the first chapter, the tale greatly improved. The setting was lovely. Biggest takeaway: never go into business with an ex. Read full review

Review: The African Quest (Lara McClintoch Archeological Mystery #5)

User Review  - C. - Goodreads

I savour Lyn Hamilton's magnificent, intricate series. “The African Quest” involves a myriad of well-thought storylines that negate guessing. Lara McClintoch attempts tour-guiding. Tunisia, North ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
36
Section 4
63
Section 5
87
Section 6
129
Section 7
151
Section 8
166
Section 9
179
Section 10
195
Section 11
241
Section 12
263
Section 13
287
Section 14
292
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Lyn Hamilton was born on August 6, 1944. She attended the University of Toronto. She worked in communications in both the public and private sectors before publishing her first novel at the age of 50. She was director of the Cultural Programs Branch for the province of Ontario and director of public affairs for the Canadian Opera Company. She taught mystery writing for the School for Continuing Studies at the University of Toronto. Her first novel, The Xibalba Murders, was published in 1997. She wrote the Archaeological Mysteries series. The Celtic Riddle became a made-for-TV movie starring Angela Lansbury. She died of cancer on September 10, 2009 at the age of 65.

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