product description page

The Amber Spyglass ( His Dark Materials) (Paperback) by Philip Pullman

The Amber Spyglass ( His Dark Materials) (Paperback) by Philip Pullman - image 1 of 1

about this item

The final entry in the His Dark Materials trilogy (which was inspired by John Milton's PARADISE LOST), THE AMBER SPYGLASS weaves together a number of story strands as the final battle between good and evil approaches. Will, with the help of a pair of Gallivespian agents, searches for Lyra who has been hidden away by the devious Mrs. Coulter. Scientist and ex-nun Mary Malone, trapped in an alternate world, must develop a device to track the progress of Dust lest the world's inhabitants, the mulefa, perish forever. And, all the while, a priest/assassin searches painstakingly through the worlds to prevent Lyra from fulfilling her ultimate destiny. The trilogy also includes THE GOLDEN COMPASS and THE SUBTLE KNIFE.
Lyra pays a painful price to walk through the land of the dead, while the battle for the Kingdom of Heaven rages on and ultimately unlocks the secret of Dust.
Number of Pages: 465
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: General
Series Title: His Dark Materials
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
Author: Philip Pullman
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 2003
TCIN: 11455351
UPC: 9780440238157
Item Number (DPCI): 059-02-2845
$7.19
MSRPReg: $7.99 Save $0.80 (10% off)

guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.