The Major Characters for the Battered Lamp
A little preview of the Battered Lamp and the characters important to the story.
Kyle Unmei, Jr.: Half-Japanese/Half-Kurdish Junior in High School. His life changes when he buys an old, battered lamp at an antique shop. His father is a Japanese American who died fighting in Iraq a few years ago, and his mother is a Kurdish refugee whose family fled Iraq after the First Gulf War.
Aaliyah: The Genie in the Lamp, daughter of Sheik Umar ibn al-Jann, ruler of the Jann Tribe. Lost for a thousand years, she finds herself in the possession of Kyle.
Christy Leonardson: Kyle’s girlfriend who hides a dark secret from her boyfriend.
Britney Kingston Kyle’s best friend, an extremely intelligent girl.
Fatima Unmei: Kyle’s bratty, younger sister, a Freshman.
Fumi Nakamura: The beautiful, Japanese girl that trains at Kyle’s dojo.
Chyna Coel:A classmate of Kyle’s.
Zaritha: The Ifrit hunting Aaliyah down on behalf of Sultan Rashid bin Al-Marid, ruler of the Djinn.
Celestite: Leader of a coven of six other witches (Amber, Opal, Jade, Tourmaline, Garnet, and Onxy) who seek Aaliyah for their own uses.by