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The Amber Spyglass: His Dark Materials

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In the astonishing finale to the His Dark Materials trilogy, Lyra and Will are in unspeakable danger. With help from Iorek Byrnison the armored bear and two tiny Gallivespian spies, they must journey to a dank and gray-lit world where no living soul has ever gone. All the while, Dr. Mary Malone builds a magnificent Amber Spyglass. An assassin hunts her down, and Lord Asriel, with a troop of shining angels, fights his mighty rebellion, in a battle of strange allies—and shocking sacrifice.

As war rages and Dust drains from the sky, the fate of the living—and the dead—finally comes to depend on two children and the simple truth of one simple story.
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In the astonishing finale to the His Dark Materials trilogy, Lyra and Will are in unspeakable danger. With help from Iorek Byrnison the armored bear and two tiny Gallivespian spies, they must journey to a dank and gray-lit world where no living soul has ever gone. All the while, Dr. Mary Malone builds a magnificent Amber Spyglass. An assassin hunts her down, and Lord Asriel, with a troop of shining angels, fights his mighty rebellion, in a battle of strange allies—and shocking sacrifice.

As war rages and Dust drains from the sky, the fate of the living—and the dead—finally comes to depend on two children and the simple truth of one simple story.
Product Details
eBook (560 pages)
Published: November 13, 2001
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Imprint: Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780375890031
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  • Lyra and her daemon moved through the darkening hall, taking care to keep to one side, out of sight of the kitchen. (Northern lights)

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  • Will tugged at his mother's hand and said, "Come on, come on..." (The subtle knife)

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  • In a valley shaded with rhododendrons, close to the snow line, where a stream milky with melt-water splashed and where doves and linnets flew among the immense pines, lay a cave,...

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  • So Lyra and her daemon turned away from the world they were born in and looked toward the sun, and walked into the sky. (Northern lights)

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  • And Will looked from them to Lyra's rucksack and back again, and didn't hear a word they said. (The subtle knife)

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  • "The republic of heaven," said Lyra. (The amber spyglass)

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