THE BOOK BEHIND THE BBC SERIES 'HIS DARK MATERIALS' - nowwith
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"Without this child, we shall all die." Lyra Belacqua and
her animal daemon live half-wild and carefree among scholars of
Jordan College, Oxford. The destiny that awaits her will take
her to the frozen lands of the Arctic, where witch-clans reign
and ice-bears fight. Her extraordinary journey will have immeasurable
consequences far beyond her own world...
The first volume in Philip Pullman's incredible HIS DARK MATERIALS
Publisher: Scholastic ISBN: 9781407198750 Number of pages: 448 Weight: 310 g Dimensions: 198 x 130 x 28 mm
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. He is best-known for the unparalleled achievement that is His Dark Materials and the long awaited The Book of Dust. The winner of the Waterstones Book of the Year 2017, the first volume in the series, La Belle Sauvage, is this year continued in The Secret Commonwealth, published in October 2019.
Chris Wormell is a British author/illustrator, as well as an accomplished artist and printmaker. His best-known work includes the George and the Dragon books and illustrations for Philip Pullman’s Book of Dust series.
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