A priceless and mysterious jewelled peacock is spirited away from a Persian tomb by an archaeologist who gives little thought to the curse the artifact supposedly carries. But when a poisonous snake and a dead man are found in the British Museum elevator at the Jewelled Peacock's unveiling, it appears the curse is real. Enter those curious newsboys, the Baker Street Brigade! Peachy, Danny, and Duff immediately home in on the questions; Is the Jewelled Peacock truly cursed? Who are the Guardians of the Peacock? And why do deadly snakes keep appearing in the museum?
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Published April 16, 1996
by Random House, Inc..
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction.