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Northern lights a modern classic

Advantages: The writing
Disadvantages: Not really for the uber religious

A modern classic For years I had been hearing about Philip Pullman and His Dark Materials Trilogy and I genuinely meant to get around to reading them but somehow never did. I was dropping some books off in my local charity shop one day when I seen ...

jipp05 04.07.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Northern Lights Filmed as The Golden Compass - Philip Pullman

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Northern Lights AKA the Golden Compass Book - His Dark Materials

Advantages: A great way to escape from reality !
Disadvantages: None for me

NORTHERN LIGHTS FILMED AS THE GOLDEN COMPASS After some heavy hinting a couple of christmas' ago and with a bit of help from my sister, My son bought me the first book in Philip Pullmans 'His Dark Materials' Trilogy. Book one in this trilogy ...

bobbetta 29.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Northern Lights Filmed as The Golden Compass - Philip Pullman

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The Northern Lights - I wish I'd read this sooner

Advantages: Fantastic story, suitable for all ages.
Disadvantages: I found it hard to get into on the first few pages

'But think of Adam and Eve like an imaginary number, like the square root of minus one: you can never see any concrete proof that it exists, but if you include it in your equations, you can calculate all manner of things that couldn't be imagined without ...

RebeccaLovesBooks 08.06.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Northern Lights Filmed as The Golden Compass - Philip Pullman

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Spot the Spook!

Advantages: Real Folklore, Good Story and Old Themes
Disadvantages: Lack of Originality, Moral Issues for Some

...Having just lost two bouncy balls, and gotten thoroughly fed up of talks about "times passage" I was about to barricade myself behind a bookcase when, as I pulled frantically (and of course very rationally) at the curtains in the corner of the bright hall ...

dragonhelmuk 15.07.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Spook's Secret - Joe Delaney

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A childs book?...never mind!

Advantages: an enchanting book
Disadvantages: -

The Spook's Secret: No. 3 As the title suggests this is the third installment of a series of books by Joseph Delaney. It is actually the finale, hence I would recommend that if you are planning on reading the book you read No.1 and 2 first; *The Sp ...

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