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Ô Northern Lights î Download by ↠´ Philip Pullman The Most Magnificent Fantasy Series Since The Lord Of The Rings The Oregonian Lyra Is Rushing To The Cold, Far North, Where Witch Clans And Ard Bears Rule North, Where The Gobblers Take The Children They Steal Including Her Friend Roger North, Where Her Fearsome Uncle Asriel Is Trying To Build A Bridge To A Parallel World Can One Small Girl Make A Difference In Such Great And Terrible Endeavors This Is Lyra A Savage, A Schemer, A Liar, And As Fierce And True A Champion As Roger Or Asriel Could Want But What Lyra Doesn T Know Is That To Help One Of Them Will Be To Betray The Other A New York Times BestsellerA Newsweek Top Book Of All TimeAn Entertainment Weekly All Time Greatest NovelWinner Of The Guardian Prize For Children S Fiction Very Grand Indeed The New York Times Superb All Stops Out ThrillingThe Washington Post A Shattering Tale That Begins With A Promise And Delivers An Entire Universe Kirkus Reviews, Starred The Golden Compass Is One Of The Best Fantasy Adventure Stories That I Have read This Is A Book No One Should Miss Terry Brooks
5 starsListened to this on audio, which was a lot of fun B 78% Good NotesA solid story and well written, but very much a children s tale with one child going on a quest to save other children.
This novel is an absolute work of pure genius, and is in my top ten reads of all time Before I go into the depths of character and plot, let me start by saying this book is up there with other fantasy hard hitters by this I mean books like The Lord of the Rings and The Chronicles of Narnia the books that define the genre This is high praise indeed, and this novel is worthy of it The protagonist of the book is Lyra, a young girl, who is parentless and seemingly friendless She has grown up in an Oxford College and has developed a detachment to her guardians She spends her days enjoying her youth and harassing those that turn out to be some of her greatest allies For her, this book is a journey of self discovery a way of exploring the limits of her character and potential Her adventure sees her befriend an armoured polar bear and become the wiel I don t love the Beatles Ducks as he is castigated by the seething masses I also don t love green vegetables, punches to the face, or going to the dentist, though I don t think those revelatory disclosures will elicit much in the way of rage fueled attempts to slit my throat with the jagged edge of a broken CD compact disc, kiddos look it up So, why risk a severed jugular on the day before I m going to stuff myself so full of turkey that I ll have a snood coming out of my ear Well, because it s the best way I can think of to articulate my feelings about The Golden Compass.
I don t LOVE the Beatles, but I recognize their skill and talent and appreciate them for the impact they had on popular music There are Beatles songs that I enjoy I think I might have a Beatles album on my iPod though I ve never actua