His Dark Materials Boxed Set: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spyglass

His Dark Materials Boxed Set: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spyglass

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by Philip Pullman
     
 

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Philip Pullman's bestselling trilogy now in a trade paperback set!

With stunning, newly repackaged covers, this boxed set contains the three His Dark Materials novels that captured fantasy lovers' imaginations: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass. The third book even features chapter-opening quotes (from the likes of

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Overview

Philip Pullman's bestselling trilogy now in a trade paperback set!

With stunning, newly repackaged covers, this boxed set contains the three His Dark Materials novels that captured fantasy lovers' imaginations: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass. The third book even features chapter-opening quotes (from the likes of Milton, Donne, Blake, Byron, and the Bible) which did not appear in hardcover.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780440419518
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
05/27/2003
Series:
His Dark Materials Series
Edition description:
Boxed Set
Pages:
560
Sales rank:
34,589
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.90(h) x 3.40(d)
Age Range:
10 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

Philip Pullman has won many distinguished prizes, including the Carnegie Medal for The Golden Compass (and the reader-voted "Carnegie of Carnegies" for the best children's book of the past seventy years); the Whitbread (now Costa) Book of the Year Award for The Amber Spyglass; a Booker Prize long-list nomination (The Amber Spyglass); Parents' Choice Gold Awards (The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass); and the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, in honor of his body of work. In 2004, he was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire.

Philip Pullman is the author of many books for young readers, including two volumes related to the His Dark Materials trilogy: Lyra's Oxford and Once Upon a Time in the North. He lives in Oxford, England. To learn more, please visit www.philip-pullman.com and www.hisdarkmaterials.com.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Oxford, England
Date of Birth:
October 19, 1946
Place of Birth:
Norwich, England
Education:
Exeter College, Oxford University
Website:
http://www.philip-pullman.com/

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