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The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials, Book 1)

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Published by Listening Library .
Written in English


  • Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Audio adaptations,
  • Children"s audiobooks,
  • Drama,
  • Missing persons,
  • Audio: Juvenile

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Edition Notes

SeriesHis Dark Materials (1)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio Cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11293185M
ISBN 100807280933
ISBN 109780807280935

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Sep 09,  · The Golden Compass is the first book in the trilogy His Dark Materials, which gets its name from a passage in John Milton's Paradise Lost, quoted at the beginning of the novel. Philip Pullman has said, "Milton's angels are not seriously meant to be believed - /5. Jun 15,  · The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman I love this book, so when we decided to give out copies at a convention this summer, I was thrilled! We must have given away a hundred copies of The Golden Compass throughout that weekend and one person even came back the next day to let me know how engrossing the book was--he had read it overnight!/5(K). A summary of The Golden Compass in Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of His Dark Materials and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. The Golden Compass forms the first part of a story in three volumes. The first volume is set in a universe like ours, but different in many ways. The second volume is set partly in the universe we know. The third volume will move between the universes. PART ONE OXFORD 0NE THE DECANTER OF TOKAY.

Free download or read online The Golden Compass pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Philip Pullman. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this young adult, fiction story are Lyra Belacqua, Pantalaimon. The book has been awarded with 4/5. Originally coming out through the ‘Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers’ publishing outlet, this was to be the first book in the series also known as ‘The Golden Compass’. Setting up the ‘His Dark Materials’ franchise, this was first published on the 16th of April in to much acclaim, establishing the characters and the world. The Golden Compass Summary Part 1: Oxford. Meet our protagonist, Lyra, and her daemon Pantalaimon (the shape-shifting animal that is her soul), or Pan for short. They live at Oxford University's Jordan College, among scholars and other brainy-types. Lyra is an . We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By using our site you consent to our use of cookies. Learn more Got it Got it.

Nov 12,  · As Pullman's first book in the series, The Golden Compass (called Northern Lights in the UK) opens, we find our young hero, Lyra, spying on the Master of Jordan College, where she lives. She's Author: Madison Vain. Jan 08,  · The Golden Compass Audiobook Free Download. The Golden Compass Audiobook (also know as Northern Lights Audiobook in the UK) is a young-adult fantasy novel by Philip Pullman and the first book of the His Dark Materials Audiobook trilogy.5/5(1). The Golden Compass is a well known and respected work such that I think I don't have to review the book itself. It's fun and has a lot of well-imagined characters and adventures and is well written. However, this recording is unusually "produced" for a recorded book. The Golden CompassHis Dark Materials Northern Lights known as The Golden Compass in North America is the first novel in English novelist Philip Pullmans His Dark Materials trilogy. Published in the fantasy novel is set in a universe parallel to our own and tells of Lyra Belacquas journey north in search of her missing friend Roger Parslow and her imprisoned fatheruncle Lord Asriel who has been.