New Philip Pullman - The Book of Dust

21 February 2017

“What can I tell you about it? The first thing to say is that Lyra is at the centre of the story.” - Philip Pullman.
22 years after the publication of 'Northern Lights', the first book in 'His Dark Materials' series, Philip Pullman has announced that he is publishing Volume 1 of 'The Book Of Dust' this October. Set 10 Years before the original book this volume will focus on the back story of favourite heroine Lyra as well as introducing a host of new characters and a new hero further exploring the mysteries, politics and philosophies of that world. The BBC has also commissioned a new TV adaptation of 'His Dark Materials' for 2018 so  a new generation will be introduced to these multi award winning novels.
Publication is on 19 October 2017.