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Addison Cooke and the Tomb of the Khan

(Addison Cooke #2)

4.29  ·  Rating details ·  103 ratings  ·  17 reviews
The Goonies meets Indiana Jones in Addison's second laugh-out-loud adventure! A journey through Asia in pursuit of the legendary tomb of Genghis Khan.

Fresh off of a victorious treasure hunt and rescue mission in South America, Addison Cooke just can't seem to steer clear of rogue bandits, pesky booby traps, and secret treasure troves. But it sure beats sitting around in sc
Hardcover, 464 pages
Published November 14th 2017 by Philomel Books
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Lily (Night Owl Book Cafe)
Nov 28, 2017 rated it really liked it
Schools out, summer is in, and Addison and his group of friends are off to Asia!

Trouble seems to follow Addison no matter where he goes, fresh of a treasure hunt and rescue mission in South America – Addison finds himself in a whole new set of trouble out in China.

When Addison and Molly’s Aunt and Uncle get kidnapped in China by the mysterious Madame Feng, they must use their knowledge as survival skills in order to beat Madame Feng to what she really wants – the Golden Whip from the lost grave
Ms. Yingling
Oct 01, 2017 rated it liked it
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Addison is chafing to be off on another adventure now that school is over (and he's managed to avoid detention), and is glad that Aunt Delia and Uncle Nigel are willing to let him take Eddie and Raj to the Gobi desert when the museum sends them off China. They meet with Eustace Hawtrey in Hong Kong, but before Addison can soil his new white dinner jacket, his aunt and uncle are kidnapped by Madame Feng and her band of Triad gang members. It turns out that a shield Hawtry
Gineesh T G
Sep 14, 2018 rated it really liked it
Man, what can I say ? I totally love this series. Though i think 'tomb of khan's ' storyline is little better than 'inca tresure', the previous addison cook series. Yeah this book will totally make you crazy for addison cook's upcoming novel ( Though i didn't hear anything about next book in the series).

As you guys know, story line is about adventure of Addison cooke and his friends in extemporoneous search for tomb of Genghis Khan, famous notorious Mongolian leader. Addison cooke is only 13 yea
May 26, 2019 rated it it was ok
I don't remember when I read this. Took me a while to get through it, though. Whenever I put it down, I didn't really feel like picking it up again.


There was another attempt at character development. At least this time it was started at the beginning of the book. But it was totally forgotten about for most of the middle, then picked up again at the end, as if the author was like 'oh wait, need this! haha'. Me at him: haha NO.

Addison really seems to l
Jun 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: mystery
This is the second in the Addison Cooke series and it was a good read. My 12 year old grandson and I have been reading this for our summer reading program. It is full of action and clue solving. Very appropriate for a tween boy or girl. Looking for the third in the series.
Allison Tebo
Apr 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: children-s
Addison Cooke convinces his Aunt and Uncle to take him, Molly, Raj and Eddie with them to Hing Kong. Aunt and Uncle promptly get kidnapped again. This time by the Triad led by Madame Feng.
The Russians get involved too, and the race is on to find Genghis Khan's tomb.
I swear these kids must be the engergizer bunny come to life. The story is nonstop action and destruction. They crash a plane, blow up an airport, set fire to a museum, blow up a palace and reset the course of a river.
The ending leads
Noor Khan
Dec 31, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Addison Cooke is back with the same wit and charm from the first book! This thrilling sequel gives a spellbinding tale of mystery, Russian mafia out for revenge, dangerous but friendly Chinese triads, and of course the witty, life-saving charm of Addison Cooke. Despite the whole save-a-precious-tomb-from-ruthless-criminals element, I think it's Addison's natural wit that kept me laughing form literally the title of the first chapter to the very end. This adventurous and humorous novel, written f ...more
Emily Carlyn
Mar 25, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Incredible! Addison, Molly, Raj, and Eddie are off again on an adventure across China. Of course the A & U get themselves kidnapped quite quickly in the book and the kids are left to their own devices. This time, they are off to find the tomb and massive treasure of Ghengis Khan. Chock full of adventure, action, humor, and suspense. Can the 4 kids scramble their way out of the Thousand Buddha Caves? Throw in a horse race across Ulaanbaatar and several explosions, you’re in for a wild plane r ...more
A great adventure, with a precocious young man and his gang, through the Gobi desert and into the mouth (and beyond) of the Khan's tomb! What more could you want from a middle-grade story? Adventure, comedic banter, and dozens of perilous situations. It did not disappoint! Just as good as the first Cooke adventure. And if they decide to tackle another relic, we'll be sure to tag along!
Rohan D
Sep 10, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This is the second book in the Addison Cooke Series. They are very similar, but instead of taking place in the Americas, it takes place in Eastern Asia. In this sequel, Addison and his crew encounter many other challenges, to find a different type of treasure.
Dec 25, 2017 rated it really liked it
This is an exciting, fast paced archeological adventure many young teens will enjoy. It's in the vein of Indiana Jones, with some historical attributes, but much wild and somewhat unbelievable adventure. The story is enjoyable and Addison is an engaging, smart main character.
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Jun 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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May 13, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Great book! Can’t wait till next one!
Apr 12, 2018 rated it liked it
good adventure!
Jul 13, 2018 rated it liked it
A fun read, but not very deep. Like reading an action movie for 12year olds, so obviously my boys loved it.
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Jonathan Stokes is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. He has written on assignment for Fox, Paramount, Universal, Warner Brothers, New Line, and Sony. He is the author of several upcoming kids' books being published by Penguin Random House. Jonathan is a street taco aficionado, an urban explorer, and koala enthusiast.

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