Publication year: 2011
Shelf mark: T/F/PUL
Media class: Book
Chippenham Ladies Golf Reading Group, June 2011 Only two of our group disliked this book (and one of them is going to give it another try). Written with good characters and a page turning plot. Several people are aiming to read the other two books in the trilogy.
"Without this child, we shall all die." Lyra Belacqua and her animal daemon live half-wild and carefree among scholars of Jordan College, Oxford. The destiny that awaits her will take her to the frozen lands of the Arctic, where witch-clans reign and ice-bears fight. Her extraordinary journey will have immeasurable consequences far beyond her own world...