The Akhenaten Adventure : Children of the Lamp

  • by P.B. Kerr
  • Narrated by Ron Keith
  • Series: Children of the Lamp
  • 10 hrs and 14 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

When 12-year-old twins John and Philippa get their wisdom teeth, they suddenly have the power to grant wishes and make things disappear. They are genies! Quickly, they learn to control their powers just before they embark on a dangerous quest that will take them into the tomb of an ancient pharaoh. Along the way, the must confront Iblis, the most evil genie in the universe! This fast-paced and funny fantasy is the first children's novel from critically acclaimed thriller writer P.B. Kerr.

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What the Critics Say

"British thriller-writer Kerr puts an ingenious spin on the enchanted-lamp theme.¿" (Booklist)

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One of My Favorite Books

It's quite exciting and enthralling. I can't wait till audible gets the next book. When there's not excitment, there's always something interesting.
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- Melodie

Wonderful!

My children and I listened to this as well as the other two books on a long road trip. We couldn't wait to get started each day to hear more of the book. "Can we turn on John and Phillipa yet?!" is what I would hear every time we returned to the car. Some of the references were over the head of my 8 year old, but he still greatly enjoyed them and has actually asked to start them all over again right away. My 12 yo and I laughed hysterically over many of the references to customs and legends that "mundanes" have misinterpretted from Djinn. Plenty of humor even for adults. Some 'scary' parts, but not too long or too intense.
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- Holly

Book Details

  • Release Date: 08-19-2005
  • Publisher: Recorded Books