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The Subtle Knife (His Dark Materials)

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The Subtle Knife Review

10 years, 5 months ago at Jun 6 8:11
2 votes
A far faster and lighter read then the first one in the trilogy (Northern Lights), I didn't realise why until I'd finished and compared it to the first one. It was far less detailed then the first but that's not necessarily a bad thing. Rather then spending all that time reading into and absorbing the details you could really get into the story. Although it was a bit more predictable.
I en... read more

More gripping.

12 years, 5 months ago at Jun 16 10:40
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This is the second book of His Dark Materials (after Northern Lights, or The Golden Compass in the US, and before The Amber Spyglass).

Will Parry is a twelve-year-old boy living in Oxford with his mother, who's suffering from obsessive-compulsive disorder, and his cat Moxie. His father, an arctic explorer, has gone missing almost since the boy was born.

Will's mother ... read more
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Website: Amazon
Manufacturer: Scholastic Point
Release date: 16 October 1998
ISBN-10 : 0590112899 | ISBN-13: 9780590112895
Tags: Fantasy (7), Fiction (6), Young Adult (4), British (2), Steampunk (2), His Dark Materials Trilogy (2), Fictional Animal (2), Animals (2), Children's Literature (2), Adventure (2), Series (2), Magic (2), Lyra (2), Novel (2), YA Fantasy (2), Surreal (2), Trilogy (2), Sequel (2), Coming Of Age (1), (1)
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