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...
The first volume in Philip Pullman's incredible HIS DARK MATERIALS
trilogy, re-issued with a striking newly-designed cover by Chris