Widely liked, but didn’t do it for me. Though that’s not quite right: I adored the setup: Oxford, the river, the journey. But soon, it became preachy the same way the Narnia books did (only, of course, for an opposed cause). I can’t stand preachy books for children.
The Golden Compass
|author:||Philip Pullman (1995)|
|series:||His Dark Materials #1|
|lists:||fantasy , german , ya|
|rating:||★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆|