The Lord of Dust, creator of daemons and spinner of the finest fairy tales, Philip Pullman is one of the world’s greatest and most influential storytellers. His wide-ranging body of work encompasses books for both adults and children, but he is best-known for the unparalleled achievement that is His Dark Materials and the eagerly awaited sequel, La Belle Sauvage, the first volume in Pullman's new series The Book of Dust.
Waterstones Book of the Year 2017
After nomination by our booksellers and a final round of judging led by our Managing Director James Daunt, we can proudly reveal Philip Pullman’s La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One as our Waterstones Book of the Year 2017.
His Dark Materials
A story of Dust and daemons, of witches and armoured bears, truth-telling instruments and subtle knives, angels and harpies and doorways between parallel universes, Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials has become one of the most influential and widely loved series in modern fiction.
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