A special edition - known as 'The Alethiometer Edition' - of Phillip Pullman's Northern Lights (filmed as 'The Golden Compass'). This edition's dust jacket doubles as a fold-out poster - contains the ...
AdvantagesBeautifully presented little snippet of the future, post-His Dark Materials
DisadvantagesUndeniable aftertaste of pointlessness
AdvantagesLots of action, parallel worlds are believable, those last two chapters -- wow
DisadvantagesWill does irritate me just a tiny bit
AdvantagesBrilliant end to a brilliant trilogy. Short chapters: ideal stopping places
DisadvantagesMuch longer than the others. Very descriptive in the middle.