The Subtle Knife

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher:
ISBN: 0439944678
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Belacqua, Lyra (Fictitious character)

The second volume in Phillip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy. The story of Lyra, Will and their incredible journey through many worlds has thrilled millions of children around the world.

The Subtle Knife

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher:
ISBN: 0439954622
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Adventure stories

Will is twelve and he's just killed a man. Now he must find out the truth about his father's disappearance. Then Will steps into another world, where he meets Lyra, a strange, savage little girl, who also has a mission.

The Subtle Knife

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
ISBN: 0440238145
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

As the boundaries between worlds begin to dissolve, Lyra and her daemon help Will Parry in his search for his father and for a powerful, magical knife.

The Subtle Knife

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780375823466
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

As the boundaries between worlds begin to dissolve, Lyra and her daemon help Will Parry in his search for his father and for a powerful, magical knife.

His Dark Materials

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0375842381
Release Date: 2007-08-28
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Lyra Belacqua tries to prevent kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments, decides to help Will Parry search for his father, and finds that she and Will are caught in a battle between the forces of the Authority and those gathered by her uncle, Lord Asriel.

The Amber Spyglass

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Scholastic Press
ISBN: 0439954630
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Adventure

For all those who are dying to learn the fate of Will and Lyra, hoping for the return of Iorek Byrnison, longing to know the truth about Dust, and waiting to face the ultimate clash of opposing powers, this book has the answers.

The Subtle Knife His Dark Materials 2

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448196920
Release Date: 2015-03-05
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

She had asked: What is he? A friend or an enemy? The alethiometer answered: He is a murderer. When she saw the answer, she relaxed at once. Lyra finds herself in a shimmering, haunted otherworld – Cittàgazze, where soul-eating Spectres stalk the streets and wingbeats of distant angels sound against the sky. But she is not without allies: twelve-year-old Will Parry, fleeing for his life after taking another's, has also stumbled into this strange new realm. On a perilous journey from world to world, Lyra and Will uncover a deadly secret: an object of extraordinary and devastating power. And with every step, they move closer to an even greater threat – and the shattering truth of their own destiny.

His Dark Materials

Author: Nicholas Wright
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 0435233394
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Children's plays

From the novels by Philip Pullman, this brilliant adaptation by Nicholas Wright of His Dark Materials is sure to be a runaway success with your students - such is the popularity of the original trilogy which has earned wide literary acclaim. * Consists of the two critically acclaimed plays performed at the National Theatre both printed in one volume - thus offering exceptional value for money. * Invaluable teacher's notes and student drama activities written by Ruth Moore and Paul Bunyan, recognised experts in the area of Drama in English. * Philip Pullman worked closely with playwright Nicolas Wright to create the text, and both writers have contributed introductions to our edition. * The exciting, highly imaginative storyline, which captivates boys and girls alike, offers a wide range of textual and dramatic investigations. Parts for all the class, and ideal for smaller groups, with potential for interchangeable male/female roles.

The Book of Dust

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0375815309
Release Date: 2017-10-19
Genre: Young Adult Fiction

Renowned storyteller Pullman returns to the parallel world of Lyra Belacqua and His Dark Materials for a thrilling and epic adventureNa work in three partsNin which daemons, alethiometers, and the Magisterium all play a part. Illustrations.

The Golden Compass Graphic Novel

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780553523874
Release Date: 2015-09-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The world of Philip Pullman’s internationally bestselling His Dark Materials saga is brought to visual life in book 1 of a three-volume graphic adaptation of The Golden Compass. Lyra Belacqua is content to run wild among the scholars of Jordan College, with her dæmon familiar always by her side. But the arrival of her fearsome uncle, Lord Asriel, draws her to the heart of a terrible struggle—a struggle born of Gobblers and stolen children, and a mysterious substance known as Dust. As she hurtles toward danger in the cold far North, Lyra never suspects the shocking truth: she alone is destined to win—or to lose—this more-than-mortal battle. The stunning full-color art offers both new and returning readers a chance to experience the story of Lyra, an ordinary girl with an extraordinary role to play in the fates of multiple worlds, in an entirely new way. “Superb . . . all-stops-out thrilling.” —The Washington Post

The Golden Compass

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 1101934662
Release Date: 2015-09-22
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Originally published in 1995 by Scholastic Children's Books as: Northern lights.

His Dark Materials Omnibus

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780307808202
Release Date: 2012-01-25
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

***** Just announced! THE BOOK OF DUST, the long-awaited new work from Philip Pullman, set in the world of His Dark Materials, will be published as a work in three parts, with the first volume to arrive in October 2017! ***** The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass are available together in one volume perfect for any fan or newcomer to this modern fantasy classic series that has graced the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, Book Sense, and Publishers Weekly bestseller lists. These thrilling adventures tell the story of Lyra and Will—two ordinary children on a perilous journey through shimmering haunted otherworlds. They will meet witches and armored bears, fallen angels and soul-eating specters. And in the end, the fate of both the living—and the dead—will rely on them. Phillip Pullman’s spellbinding His Dark Materials trilogy has captivated readers for over twenty years and won acclaim at every turn. It will have you questioning everything you know about your world and wondering what really lies just out of reach. Honors and Praise for His Dark Materials: An Entertainment Weekly All-Time Greatest Novel A Newsweek Top 100 Book of All Time "Arguably the best juvenile fantasy novel of the past twenty years." —The Washington Post "Very grand indeed." —The New York Times “Pullman is quite possibly a genius.” —Newsweek

His Dark Materials Illuminated

Author: Millicent Lenz
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 0814332072
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Literary Criticism

The first critical analysis of Philip Pullman's cross-age fantasy trilogy.

The Collectors

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448197163
Release Date: 2015-03-09
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

‘But the thing is,’ said Horley, ‘they didn’t know each other at all. Never heard of each other. It wasn’t about the makers. Only about the works.’ On a dark winter’s night in 1970, Horley and Grinstead huddle for warmth in the Senior Common Room of a college in Oxford. Conversation turns to the two impressive works of art that Horley has recently added to his collection. What the two men don’t know is that these pieces are connected in mysterious and improbable ways; and they are about to be caught in the cross-fire of a story which has travelled time and worlds. A His Dark Materials story.

Exploring Philip Pullman s His Dark Materials

Author: Lois H. Gresh
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
ISBN: 1429922273
Release Date: 2007-10-30
Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction

His Dark Materials is one of the most popular, award-winning fantasies of all time, a bestselling trilogy hailed as "a modern classic" by The New York Times. Now, for the first time ever, Lois H. Gresh helps young readers examine Pullman's intricate universe with Exploring His Dark Materials, the ultimate companion guide. Gresh's fun, interactive book explores the complex science, religion, and fantastic elements of His Dark Materials in a way that's both informative and fun for younger readers. Exploring His Dark Materials is filled with sidebars, history, facts and an in-depth analysis of the books, answering questions like: *What are daemons? *Why is dust important to the series? * Is Dark Material real and how does it relate to our universe? * What are the origins of ghosts and shapeshifters? *And much more! Exploring His Dark Materials is a thrilling and essential guide for young adults to help them explore this fantastic and challenging fantasy world.