His Dark Materials

His Dark Materials

Lyra is an orphan who resides in a parallel universe where theology, science and magic are entwined. Lyra's search for a friend turns to understand a phenomenon, and uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen kids. Will, a boy who possesses a knife which could cut on down windows between worlds later joins on her journey her. As Lyra learns the truth about her parents and her prophesied fate, the two young folks are swept up in a war contrary to powers which ranges across worlds.