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The Secret Commonwealth

The Secret Commonwealth
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400263778 FSF PUL
Science Fiction Fantasy   Gunnedah . . Available .  
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ISBN 9780241373347
Name Pullman, Philip, 1946- author.
Title The Secret Commonwealth
Published London : David Fickling Books in association with Penguin, 2019.
Description 686 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Book of Dust; Volume 2
Summary Lyra Silvertongue's adventures in the North are long over--the windows between the many worlds have been sealed, and her beloved Will is lost to her. She does still have the alethiometer: the truth-telling device given to her by the master of Jordan College, which guided her journey. Lyra doesn't know the full story of the alethiometer, though. Or the role that young Malcolm Polstead played in bringing both the instrument and baby Lyra to Jordan. She's now a twenty-year-old undergraduate at St. Sophia's College. To her, Malcolm is Dr. Polstead, an overly solicitous professor she would prefer to avoid. But intrigue is swirling around Lyra once more. Her daemon Pantalaimon is witness to a brutal murder, and the dying man entrusts them with secrets that carry echoes from their past. They learn of a city haunted by daemons, of a desert said to hold the secret of Dust. Powerful forces are about to throw Lyra and Malcolm together once again.
Subjects Belacqua, Lyra, (Fictitious character) Fiction
Voyages and travel
Action and adventure fiction
Fantasy fiction
Friendship -- Fiction
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