The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage: Book of Dust, Volume 1

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The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage: Book of Dust, Volume 1

⑆ Hardcover Download [ The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage: Book of Dust, Volume 1 ] ⑨ E-Pub Author Philip Pullman ┘ An instant New York Times best seller 2018 Odyssey Honor 2018 ALSC Notable Children s Recording The Washington Post Best Audiobook of 2017 Slate Best Audiobook of 2017 Booklist Editor s Choice Audio for Youth AudioFile Best YA Audiobooks of 2017 Too few things in our world are worth a seventeen year wait The Book of Dust is one of them The Washington Post Philip Pullman returns to the parallel world of his groundbreaking novel The Golden Compass to expand on the story of Lyra, one of fantasy s most indelible characters The New York Times Magazine Malcolm Polstead is the kind of boy who notices everything but is not much noticed himself And so perhaps it was inevitable that he would become a spy Malcolm s parents run an inn called the Trout, on the banks of the river Thames, and all of Oxford passes through its doors Malcolm and his daemon, Asta, routinely overhear news and gossip, and the occasional scandal, but during a winter of unceasing rain, Malcolm catches wind of something new intrigue He finds a secret message inquiring about a dangerous substance called Dust and the spy it was intended for finds him When she asks Malcolm to keep his eyes open, he sees suspicious characters everywhere the explorer Lord Asriel, clearly on the run enforcement agents from the Magisterium a gyptian named Coram with warnings just for Malcolm and a beautiful woman with an evil monkey for a daemon All are asking about the same thing a girl just a baby named Lyra Lyra is the kind of person who draws people in like magnets And Malcolm will brave any danger, and make shocking sacrifices, to bring her safely through the storm The book is full of wonder Truly thrilling The New York Times Note This audiobook was recorded from the UK edition The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage: Book of Dust, Volume 1

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