The Akhenaten Adventure is a novel by the Scottish writer P.B. Kerr. It is the first book of the Children of the Lamp series. It tells the story of John and Philippa. Main article: The Akhenaten Adventure They begin the adventure of a lifetime, going from Cairo to London, using. Twins discover they’re djinn. Read Common Sense Media’s The Akhenaten Adventure: Children of the Lamp, Book 1 review, age rating, and parents guide.

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I thhe loved this book. Luckily, the twins akhenahen i. After blood was removed from the prime minister during her possession, she was unable to regain control of her own body and was forced to move to her aunt’s castle on Bannerman’s Island, while her body, presumed dead, was placed in an Italian crypt, where it became famous for staying in a sleep-like, perfectly preserved state. My memory of the novel is mostly of the end and haunted feelings of the climax. Their uncle Nimrod appears to them in a dream and tells them about their magical powers as djinn.

In some ways this is the choice of the publisher’s marketing department; but in the case of advehture particular book, the author sprinkles the first hundred pages with little comments that are humorous only if you know what’s coming—”could have corked him inside a bottle,” a car like “a magic carpet with a roof.

They learn many different life lessons on their spectacular trip. Philippa tried to save him but failed.

The Akhenaten Adventure

The father of the twins Philippa and John Gaunt. Djinn have the ability to turn into smoke adventre they enter or exit a container, called transubstantiation. Lots of talking, lots of instruction about djinn history and what they are.

In a fury, he’s headed to an ancient Incan Empire where he believes he can regain his power.


Kerr is a British author of both adult fiction and non-fiction, most notably the Bernie Gunther series, and of children’s books, particularly the Children of the Lamp series. Strong Protagonists – John and Philippa are strong, smart children who show quick thinking, teamwork, and problem solving skills.

Seakan ingin melengkapi keberuntungan yang dimilikinya, di rumah ia memilii dua ekor anjing yang benar- benar luar biasa. But there lifes change when suddenly their wisdom dragon teeth are removed. John and Philippa Gaunt, two twelve-year-old not-very-identical twins, live a privileged life on the Upper East of Manhattan with their wealthy parents and two curiously-mannered Rottweilers lap Alan and Neil.

His debut novel for children is a slick, zeitgeisty fantasy adventure that is sure to win him a new raft of fans. She finally began using her powers again to turn an assassin, hired to kill John and Phillipa, into a cat, who they took in as a pet and named Monty. The New York Times bestselling adventure about two twins, many djinns, and one very magical quest. Ayesha wished her to become the new Blue Djinn of Babylon, a position Layla did not desire; resulting in the kidnapping of Philippa in order to force Layla to take the childen.

Children of the Lamp: Children of the Lamp is a series of fantasy novels for senior children as well as adolescents and adults written by the British author P. In snowy Kathmanduthe children, along with Mr.

I thought the ideas were very clever and may inspire some children to want advengure know more about Egypt and the Arabian Nights and djinn. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. So like most ‘children’s books’ that I’ve read, the two main characters, John and Philippa, where more mature for their age, but I think that aspect fit in nicely with the rest of the story.

Kerr worked as an adverti Also writes as Philip Kerr.


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The Blue Djinn of Babylon is next up for those who get hooked. Walau semua akhirnya terucap begitu saja. I read this book in The Dark Is Rising.

My 10 year old daughter really enjoyed it in fact, when she read my review, she told me that she completely disagreed with my criticism so we will be giving the second book a chance.

Nimrod is depicted as a loud djinn who enjoys the color red, and a near expert at all things relating to djinn. He also has a crush on Philippa. Kiva lukea se nyt n. Philippa and John are twins, although they couldn’t look less alike. The Day of the Djinn Warriors is the fourth novel and deals with more of the Sachertorte family’s past, as well as the encounter with the newly changed Layla Gaunt. They travel across the globe, from New York City to IstanbulBerlin to Budapest but, little do they know, a trap has been set and the djinn twins are about to walk right into it.

Children of the Lamp 1: They end up trapping him in the same jar as their uncle is in! I highly recommend this series. Their parents will let them fly over by themselves if they just tell their mother that they want to.

We’re definitely going to continue with this series. Won’t be reading the next books, I’m really not interested to learn what his attitudes are towards other European nationalities than the French. Tak heran mereka selalu menghindari lift.

Sep 04, Stella Paper Wings rated it did not like it.

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