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Secrets of New Babylon
Book SeriesLeft Behind: The Kids
AuthorTim LaHaye, Jerry B. Jenkins
Release DateJuly, 2002
Preceded ByA Dangerous Plan
Followed ByEscape from New Babylon

"Secrets of New Babylon" is the 21st book of the Left Behind: The Kids series. Its release date was in July of 2002. It was written by Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins.

Book Synopsis

Synopsis retrieved from back of the book.

A startling discovery awaits Judd Thompson in New Babylon.

Judd's friend lies gravely ill from a mysterious illness while Lionel and Samuel try to get home. Back in the States, Vicki Byrne desperately tries to warn believes of Global Community arrests. Is there really an impostor luring believes into a trap?

Notable Characters

Original Members of The Young Tribulation Force:

Other Members of The Young Tribulation Force:

Other believers:

Global Community:



  • Pavel Rudja dies from the illness that put him in his wheelchair.
  • Charlie becomes a believer.
  • Janie tries to kill herself but Charlie stops her at the last minute by dousing her with water.
  • Only appearance of Dan Nieters, a friend of Nada's brother Kasim.
  • First appearance of Pavel's father, Anton Rudja.
  • Last appearance of Roger Cornwell.
  • First appearance of Omer.
  • Only appearance of Omer's mother.
  • First appearance of Kasim.
  • Last appearance of Greg Sowers.
  • Mac McCullum tells Judd and Lionel how Rayford Steele helped Mac to become a believer. He also mentions Irene Steele and Raymie Steele, but not by name.


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