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His Dark Materials – The Golden Compass

Summary: Chapter 1–Chapter 5 The Golden Compass opens as Lyra Belacqua, a young girl, and Pantalaimon, her daemon, attempt to spy on the house Master in Jordan College, a school at Oxford University. Pantalaimon is the external expression of Lyra’s soul. Because Lyra is still young, Pantalaimon can change shapes. While sneaking around in the …

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His Dark Materials – Character List

id=”Lyra Belacqua”> Lyra Belacqua – An eleven-year old girl from Oxford, England, who is destined to be the new Eve. She is the protagonist of the trilogy. Lyra is the daughter of Mrs. Coulter and Lord Asriel, and her daemon is Pantalaimon. She is also called Lyra Silvertongue.Read an in-depth analysis of Lyra Belacqua. Will Parry – A twelve-year-old …

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His Dark Materials – Mrs. Coulter

Mrs. Coulter, Lyra’s mother, is an almost purely evil character. Despite her charming and persuasive demeanor, Mrs. Coulter is the greediest, most power-hungry character in the trilogy. Her daemon, a vicious little golden monkey, reflects its owner’s personality. Just as the monkey enjoys torturing and killing bats in the cave in which Mrs. Coulter keeps …

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