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The golden compass

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: New York : Yearling, [2007?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Steampunk fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Pullman
ISBN: 9780440418320 0440418321 9780440422204 0440422205
OCLC Number: 183392904
Notes: Prequel: Once upon a time in the North.
Sequel: The subtle knife.
"Movie photo inside!"
Awards: Carnegie Medal, 1995.
Target Audience: RL: 5.6.; 9-12.; Young Adult.; 930
Description: 399 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: The decanter of Tokay --
The idea of North --
Lyra's Jordan --
The alethiometer --
The cocktail party --
The throwing nets --
John Faa --
Frustration --
The spies --
The consul and the bear --
Armor --
The lost boy --
Fencing --
Bolvangar lights --
The dæmon cages --
The silver guillotine --
The witches --
Fog and ice --
Captivity --
Mortal combat --
Lord Asriel's welcome --
Betrayal --
The bridge to the stars --
Appendix: Some papers from the Library of Jordan College.
Other Titles: Northern lights
Responsibility: Philip Pullman.
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Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North.

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