Children of the Lamp

4 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 340 ratings

The Akhenaten Adventure 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.
©2004 Phillip B. Kerr (P)2004 Recorded Books, LLC
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  • Book 1

    • The Akhenaten Adventure

    • Children of the Lamp, Book 1
    • By: P.B. Kerr
    • Narrated by: Ron Keith
    • Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 142
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80

    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.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful!

    • By Holly on 06-28-08

    Regular price: $23.95

  • Book 2

    • The Blue Djinn of Babylon

    • Children of the Lamp, Book Two
    • By: P. B. Kerr
    • Narrated by: Ron Keith
    • Length: 10 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    The Solomon Grimoire - a powerful book of magic - has gone missing. When John and Philippa are chosen to retrieve it, their quest sends them trotting across the globe. But what they don't know is they are being lured into a trap by the Blue Djinn. When Philippa falls right into the trap, John must embark on a perilous adventure to save his sister.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enchanting as always

    • By Knightling on 08-20-12

    Regular price: $23.95

  • Book 3

    • The Cobra King of Kathmandu

    • Children of the Lamp, Book Three
    • By: P. B. Kerr
    • Narrated by: Ron Keith
    • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    Djinn twins John and Philippa Gaunt are on the trail of another magical mystery. As they travel from New York to London to Nepal to India on a whirlwind adventure, the twins try to help their friend Dybbuk find out who murdered his best friend using the venomous snakebite of the king cobra. All too soon John and Philippa find themselves caught up in the lethal world of the Cult of the Nine Cobras, only to discover that they themselves are a target of the creepy cobra cult.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Can't wait for the fourth!

    • By Holly on 06-28-08

    Regular price: $27.95

  • Book 4

    • The Day of the Djinn Warriors

    • Children of the Lamp, Book 4
    • By: P. B. Kerr
    • Narrated by: Ron Keith
    • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    It's a race against time as the Djinn twins attempt to save their mother from her destiny as the Blue Djinn of Babylon, their father from an aging curse, and museums worldwide from unexplained robberies and bizarrehauntings. As John, Philippa, and their friends travel across the globe on their rescue mission, they notice that something very strange is happening: An evil force has awakened the terracotta warriors created by an ancient Chinese emperor.

    Regular price: $27.97