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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The Day of the Djinn Warriors. They discover aknenaten an aging curse has been placed on their father and if the twins are gone too long, he will rapidly become an old man. It is an amazing adventure story and I will definitely be reading the next in the series.

Mereka bertemu seorang pria aneh yang mengenalkan dirinya sebagai Nimrod, paman yang sengaja tak pernah dikenalkan oleh ibu mereka karena suatu alasan.

The Akhenaten Adventure (Children of the Lamp, book 1) by P B Kerr

Sent to England to learn from their Uncle Nimrod all about being djinn, they are drawn into the age-old conflict between good and evil djinn, and travel with their uncle to Egypt to find the secret behind the disappearance of 70 djinn millennia ago.

Read aloud with daughter; this book has strong main characters and a great mythology, along thee excellent descriptions of the locales New York, London, and Cairo.

It tells the story of twins John and Philippa, as they discover how to act in the world of djinn genies. He is also Dybbuk’s father.

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Refresh and try again. Unfortunately, the evil djinn are searching, too, because whoever frees these lost djinn can dictate whether they advnture good or evil—and obviously it would be preferable that they serve good, from a human point of view, anyway. They find out they are Djinn and go into the desert to practice their powers, but an evil source is stirring up trouble back ho Really good starter to the Children of the Lamp series.

They were stopped by Mrs. And now, the very fate of the world hangs in the balance. Rakshasas made me smile. Djinn have the ability to travel by whirlwind by means of forming a funnel of air for which they must sit on or risk of losing balance and falling off.

Better still, buy some more books and read chkldren.

Get full reviews, ratings, and advice delivered weekly to your inbox. Somehow the earthquake tilted the luck meter to the bad side, throwing it off-balance, and Uncle Nimrod has to go to Egypt and find out why. They childreh many different life lessons on their spectacular trip. Akhsnaten of a sudden, they have the power to grant wishes, travel to extraordinary pf, and make people and objects disappear. They freeze them, go in the bottle get Nimrod out, and then they shut the lid on Akhenanten when he trying to get out.

The seventh book in the series was officially released on November 1, but was already being sold by booksellers before this date. Then the joyful devouring of the first Andre Norton and Robert Heinlein space adventures.


Jul 15, Book Elf rated it it was amazing Shelves: Such xenophobia, especially towards the French and the Arabs, such disdain of everyone and advenfure not fitting the right kind of bracket, be it fat people or Nimrod’s one-handed servant or anyone.

Apparently, he has a strong dislike to jadeas well as rubies.

Children Of The Lamp :The Akhenaten Adventure

As a piece of fiction I see the author doing what he had to do for the story. Preview — The Akhenaten Adventure by P. Rakshasas is alive from Mr. List Name Delete from selected List. He studied law at the University of Birmingham from —, achieving a masters degree. Not a bad book, slightly action-adventurish, but spolied by stilted writing and a quite bizarre hatred for the French, which might be ment to be humerous, but instead comes off as quite xenophobic.

The djinn son of Iblis and half-brother to Dybbuk Sachertorte. He tells them that they are djinn genies. Parents need to know that an unnecessary prominence given to smoking is surprising, as is the rather positive attitude toward it taken by the author. This is Philip Kerr’s first book for arventure.