Is Northern Lights a children’s book?

First edition
AuthorPhilip Pullman
GenreChildren’s fantasy novel
PublisherScholastic Point
Publication date9 July 1995

What age is Northern Lights book for?

Pagination:448 pages
Suitable for:11+ readers, 9+ readers
Genres:Adventure Stories, Fantasy / Magical

Is His Dark Materials suitable for 10 year old?

So what exactly is His Dark Materials rated? According to HBO’s website, it’s TV-14. That means it might have some content and themes that could be upsetting to children under the age of 14.

Are the Northern Lights ya?

Northern Lights (titled The Golden Compass in North America and some other countries) is a young-adult fantasy novel by Philip Pullman, published in 1995 by Scholastic UK.

What is the plot of Northern Lights?

The plot of Northern Lights is ambitious and exhilarating. Lyra, in a bid to save her friend Rodger from the ‘Gobblers’, escapes kidnappers and travels from Oxford to Svalbard (by barge, ship, hot air balloon and polar bear).

Why did Jennifer Donnelly write a Northern Light?

Donnelly wrote some of her story and was in part inspired by the real life case of Grace Brown’s mysterious death, and her missing fiancee Chester Gillette – Gillette was later convicted by Grace’s letters, discovered after her death.

What happens in a gathering light?

Based on a real-life murder which shocked turn-of-the-century America, A Gathering Light is the story of the coming of age of a strong, selfless heroine. Mattie is torn between her familial responsibilities, her desire to be a writer, and the excitement of a first romance.

Who are the main characters in a northern light?

  • Mathilda Gokey a.k.a. Mattie. First person narration is pretty much the best of times and the worst of times, all rolled into
  • Weaver Smith.
  • Pa (Michael) Gokey.
  • Miss Wilcox a.k.a. Emily Baxter.
  • Royal Loomis.
  • Minor Characters.

Is there a subtle knife movie?

The Subtle Knife was a planned film adaptation of the book of the same name. The film was set to be released in 2010 or 2011 and was part of Philip Pullman’s Dark Materials trilogy.

How do you read His Dark Materials?

  1. Once Upon a Time in the North.
  2. The Collectors.
  3. La Belle Sauvage.
  4. The Golden Compass.
  5. The Subtle Knife.
  6. The Amber Spyglass.
  7. Lyra’s Oxford.
  8. Serpentine.


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