From Tom Hanks to Philip Pullman, there is something for everyone this month.
Eleven-year-old Malcolm Polstead and his dæmon, Asta, live with his parents at the Trout Inn near Oxford. Across the River Thames (which Malcolm navigates often using his beloved canoe, a boat by the name of La Belle Sauvage) is the Godstow Priory where the nuns live. Malcolm learns they have a guest with them; a baby by the name of Lyra Belacqua . . .
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[caption id="attachment_8013" align="alignright" width="214"] Broken Homes by Ben AaronovitchOn May 7, 2014