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His Dark Materials Gift Set: "Northern Lights", "T&hellip by Philip Pullman
6 of 16 people found the following review helpful
I liked this trilogy, I really did. Yes, at points I did wonder what was going on but I stuck with it and was rewarded. In places I was hooked, reading the book late into the night in order to find out what happened next. I found most of it thrilling, intellectually stimulating and thoughtful.
However, I do not like the ending at all. I will not spoil it for those who have not read it yet, but I found myself shouting at the author out of pure frustration. I know not everything in life is all roses and puppy dogs but the ending was heartbreaking. I admit that it was technically a 'good' ending, it certainly was a surprise, but as a reader I was horrified. I wanted the main characters to… Read more