The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass

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The arrival of Lyra's fearsome uncle, Lord Asriel, to Jordan College draws her to the heart of a terrible struggle-a struggle born of Gobblers and stolen children, witch clans and armored bears. As she hurtles toward danger in the far North, young Lyra never suspects the shocking truth... Philip Pullman's award-winning "The Golden Compass" is a masterwork of storytelling and suspense, critically acclaimed and hailed as a modern fantasy classic. And now, found archival documents, written by Philip Pullman and hand lettered and illustrated by Ian Beck, are included in this keepsake package for the first time more

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  • 12-17
  • Mixed media product | 9 pages
  • 157.48 x 167.64 x 30.48mm | 430.91g
  • Listening Library
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • 10th Anniversary, Deluxe ed.
  • 0739337041
  • 9780739337042

About Philip Pullman

Philip Pullman is the Whitbread Award-winning author of the bestselling His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spyglass, and Lyra's Oxford. His books for young readers also include The Scarecrow and His Servant, I Was a Rat!, Count Karlstein, and Spring-Heeled Jack. In 2005, Pullman won the prestigious Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in honor of the body of his work. To learn more about his books, please visit The author lives in Oxford, more

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