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The Northern Lights

In the musty halls of Oxford’s Jordan College, Lyra, her dæmon, Pantalaimon, and her friend Roger mischievously explore its halls, discover secrets, and get into fixes. 136 more words

Philip Pullman

December '16 TBR

Happy December everyone!

The beginning of December is going to be very busy for me, but I have lots of reading to cram in. All the books below are on my reading list for Uni, hopefully in the week before Christmas I’ll be able to get around to my own reading. 1,034 more words


The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

As an orphan living in Jordan College, Oxford, Lyra Belacqua spends her days exploring with her best friend Roger and the other children. When her uncle returns from his travels in the North, Lyra spies on his conversation with the brothers at the college and learns about Dust and of a parallel world in the North.  410 more words

Book Reviews

Book talks for a short week

We only had 2 days of school last week :)

I was Thankful for that.

As a result, I only book talked two books and I felt like I had to make them good ones. 67 more words


Archive TV

This may be of interest to no-one, but I was asked by Ben Ricketts, of the Curious British Telly blog, to contribute to his article on why people love Archive TV. 1,093 more words

A Personal Life

His Dark Materials ~ Philip Pullman ~ 100 Book Challenge

Pullman’s His Dark Materials is a trilogy made of The Northern Lights (The Golden Compass in North America), The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass… 1,072 more words

100 Book Challenge