Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Nanmeebooks
ISBN: 9749906683
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เมื่อโรเจอร์เพื่อนรักถูกขบวนการร้าย "ตัวกินเด็ก" จับตัวไป ไลราและภูตประจำตัวของเธอ ...

His Dark Materials Trilogy

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Del Rey
ISBN: 9780345448897
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Follows the lives of two special children, Lyra and Will, as they search for Dust, which has the power to dissolve universes, and a magical knife.

His Dark Materials

Author: Philip Pullman
ISBN: 9781407135595
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Today, the story of Lyra and her daemon is read and loved by adults and children alike.

The Oxford Companion To Fairy Tales

Author: Jack Zipes
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199689822
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The plot revolves around Princess Turandot's promise to marry whoever can
answer three riddles that she poses. NC Ashbrook, William, Puccini's Turandot:
The End of the Great Tradition (1991). Pullman, Philip (1946– ) British writer
whose famous fantasy trilogy, His Dark Materials, contains numerous folkloristic
and fairy-tale motifs. The three books, Northern Lights (also known as The
Golden Compass) (1995), The Subtle Knife (1997), and The Amber Spyglass (
2000), depict the ...

Subcreation Fictional World Construction From J R R Tolkien To Terry Pratchett And Tad Williams

Author: Stefanie Schult
Publisher: Logos Verlag Berlin GmbH
ISBN: 3832544194
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Revised edition. New York: HarperCollinsPublishers, 2006. Pratchett, Terry and
Paul Kidby. Death's Domain: A Discworld Mapp. London: Corgi Books/ Random
House Ltd., 1999. Pullman, Philipp: His Dark Materials. Volume 1: Northern
Lights. London: Scholastic, 1995. Pullman, Philipp: His Dark Materials. Volume 2:
The Subtle Knife. London: Scholastic, 1997. Pullman, Philipp: His Dark Materials.
Volume 3: The Amber Spyglass. London: Scholastic, 2000. Riordan, Rick.

Classical Traditions In Modern Fantasy

Author: Assistant Professor of Classics Brett M Rogers
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190610069
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The first section of this chapter explores the role of the harpies in framing the kind
of knowledge offered by the three novels that make up HDM: Northern Lights (
a.k.a. The Golden Compass [NL]), The Subtle Knife (SK), and The Amber
Spyglass (AS). Part two of this chapter addresses the problems posed by the
harpies for the novels' commitment to upending traditional discourses that
visualize embodied, material knowledge as a form of defilement. On one level, it
is relatively ...

Crossover Fiction

Author: Sandra L. Beckett
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135861307
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American release, Northern Lights won the Carnegie Medal in Britain. Pullman's “
deliberately provocative” acceptance speech, which, as he puts it, “insulted all
the grown-up novelists,” was a very effective publicity ploy, as it created quite a
stir in the media.70 It was at that point that the adult readership in Britain began to
increase significantly. The second book, The Subtle Knife, garnered some very
glowing reviews, including that of Amanda Craig, the British novelist and
children's ...

Philip Pullman

Author: Catherine Butler
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 1137336781
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The prefatory pages boasted not just the customary two or three laudatory
quotations from reviews, but 14—drawn from journals as diverse as Books for
Keeps and the Detroit Free Press, and including recommendations by such
children's book ... At the last count, the book has been translated into more than
40 languages.2 The second and third volumes of the trilogy, The Subtle Knife (
1997) and The Amber Spyglass (2000), were equally successful, both critically
and commercially.