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Northern lights

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: London : Scholastic, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve year-old Lyra Belacqua is drawn into a savage struggle among the armoured bears and witch-clans of the Arctic, where a scientific research station is carrying out experiments too horrible to be spoken about. In order to survive, she must leave her childhood behind and venture beyond the Northern Lights.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Steampunk fiction
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Pullman
ISBN: 0439994128 9780439994125 0439999464 9780439999465
OCLC Number: 243468367
Notes: Prequel: Once upon a time in the North.
Sequel: The subtle knife.
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003.
Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Description: 398 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Philip Pullman.

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Lyra and her daemon are eavesdropping when they uncover a plot to murder Lord Asriel. He has returned from the far North where he tells of strange sights-a beautiful city hovering in the sky above  Read more...

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