The Golden Compass, Deluxe 10th Anniversary Edition (His Dark Materials, Book 1)(Rough-cut)

The Golden Compass  - Philip Pullman 'The Golden Compass' is an interesting story filled with weird and wonderful character's from Armored Bears, Gobblers and Daemons to Witches, Gypsies and, of course, mischievous children such as the main character, Lyra. When children start to go missing, word gets out that they are being taken by the Gobblers. What they are doing to the children is a mystery. It is only when a mysterious woman appears, and Lyra's best friend is taken, that she sets out to discover the truth.... 'The Golden Compass' is a little complicated at times with its fantastical concepts, but on the whole, it is an enjoyable read that leaves you wanting more.