His Dark Materials - Philip Pullman (Paperback)
The Golden Compass / the Subtle Knife / the Amber Spyglass
- R 532
- 24 Apr 2007
- Supply Source
- Philip Pullman
- The Golden Compass / the Subtle Knife / the Amber Spyglass
- Random House Childrens Books
- Number of Pages
- 222 x 152 x 51mm (907g)
***** THE BOOK OF
DUST, the long-awaited new novel from Philip Pullman set in
the world of His Dark Materials, has
been hailed by the New York Times as "A
The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass are available together in one volume perfect for any fan or newcomer to this modern fantasy classic series that has graced the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, Book Sense, and Publishers Weekly bestseller lists.
These thrilling adventures tell the story of Lyra and Will—two ordinary children on a perilous journey through shimmering haunted otherworlds. They will meet witches and armored bears, fallen angels and soul-eating specters. And in the end, the fate of both the living—and the dead—will rely on them.
Phillip Pullman’s spellbinding His Dark Materials trilogy has captivated readers for over twenty years and won acclaim at every turn. It will have you questioning everything you know about your world and wondering what really lies just out of reach.
Honors and Praise for His Dark Materials:
An Entertainment Weekly All-Time Greatest Novel
A Newsweek Top 100 Book of All Time
"Arguably the best juvenile fantasy novel of the past twenty years." —The Washington Post
"Very grand indeed." —The New York Times
“Pullman is quite possibly a genius.” —Newsweek
- General Subject
- Juvenile Grades 7-9 Ages 12-14
- BISAC Subject 1
- Juvenile Fiction / Fantasy & Magic
- BISAC Subject 2
- Juvenile Fiction / Short Stories
- BIC Classification 1
- Library Subject 1
- Fantasy fiction.
- Library Subject 2
- Children's stories, English.
- Library Subject 3
- Academic Subject 1
- Teen's Fiction / Fantasy
- Dewey Classification
Philip Pullman is the author of many other much-lauded novels. Other volumes related to His Dark Materials: Lyra's Oxford, Once Upon a Time in the North, and The Collectors. For younger readers: I Was a Rat!; Count Karlstein; Two Crafty Criminals; Spring-Heeled Jack, and The Scarecrow and His Servant. For older readers: the Sally Lockhart quartet: The Ruby in the Smoke, The Shadow in the North, The Tiger in the Well, and The Tin Princess; The White Mercedes; and The Broken Bridge.
Philip Pullman lives in Oxford, England. To learn more, please visit philip-pullman.com and hisdarkmaterials.com. Or follow him on Twitter at @PhilipPullman.