The Golden Compass

'The Golden Compass' Turns 20 (Its Daemon Has Probably Settled)

young heroines>>> It's good that they teach young girls to be fearless, smart and to follow their hearts. It's too bad that women in movies are usually reduced to dumb sex objects. Why can't grown women be featured like this ?

11 Lessons We've Learned From Young Heroines in Literature

Arya Stark (Game of Thrones) Hermione (Harry Potter) Lucy (Chronicles of Narnia) Alice (Alice in Wonderland) Nancy (Nancy Drew) Katniss (Hunger Games) ? Anne (Anne of Green Gables) Scout (To Kill a Mockingbird)

The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials series), by Philip Pullman- In a magical world where everyone has a daemon, or external animal representation of their spirt, trouble is brewing. Children are being snatched by Gobblers, being used in cruel experiments to separate them from their daemons.

The Oscar-winning 2007 film The Golden Compass, about a young girl who travels to the far north with her animal companion to save children who are being used in a magical experiment, is based on the award winning novel by Philip Pullman.

Golden Compass: Lyra and Iorek Byrnison

Spiders’ Story-book Scrutinies: The Golden Compass/Northern Lights

The Golden Compass<3  Such a good book.  And read the rest of His Dark Materials trilogy too.

Literature's Most Wonderfully Wicked Women

The Golden Compass - Philip Pullman Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North.

Lyra Belacqua Illustration - Rory Phillips from Philip Pullman’s trilogy 'His Dark Materials' | GoGo Picnic

birdstump: “ His Dark Materials: Lyra Belacqua, by Rory Phillips ”

Golden Compass Tattoo Commission | por Annarack

Tattoo Commission for a private client. pen and watercolour, 2015 Its of the Alethiometer form the Golden Compass, Dark Materials by Philip Pullman, surrounded by roses and ivy.

His Dark Materials trilogy by Phillip Pullman  Includes: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass

His Dark Materials trilogy by Phillip Pullman Includes: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass. The Golden Compass movie came no where near the book!

Strange Words And Their Meanings - Polyvore.  Well, that explains the "alethiometer" in The Golden Compass.

“The truth knocks on the door and you say, “Go away, I’m looking for the truth and so it goes away. Puzzling ~ Robert M. Pirsig, from Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance Lola's Curmudgeonly Musings about Life, Love Other Trifles

Lyra Silvertongue (His Dark Materials - Phillip Pullman)

"go well, Lyra Silvertongue" - colour Inspired by Pullman's wonderful His Dark Materials. His Dark Materials is my favourite book ever, and I've read all the childrens and teenagers books in 3 libraries and most of the downstairs section of water stones