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The golden compass [electronic resource] : His Dark Materials Series, Book 1. Philip Pullman.

Pullman, Philip. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780440418603 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2001.

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Summary, etc.: "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 armored 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 Bestseller A Newsweek Top 100 Book of All Time An Entertainment Weekly All-Time Greatest Novel Winner of the Guardian Prize for Children's Fiction "Very grand indeed." --The New York Times "Superb . . . all-stops-out thrilling." --The...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 7 - Text Difficulty 12
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
930 Lexile.
7.1 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1452 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4889 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Science Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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