Closely following publication of La Belle Sauvage, the first volume of The Book of Dust, this is the stunning graphic novel adaptation of Northern Lights, part of the His Dark Materials trilogy - and available in hardback for the very first time.
Philip Pullman (Author) Philip Pullman is one of the most highly respected children's authors writing today. Winner of many prestigious awards, including the Carnegie of Carnegies and the Whitbread Award, Pullman's epic fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials has been acclaimed as a modern classic. It has sold 17.5 million copies worldwide and been translated into 40 languages. In 2005 he was awarded the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. He lives in Oxford. Clement Oubrerie (Illustrator) Clement Oubrerie was born in Paris in 1966 and has illustrated more than forty children's books.
The story's signature fantasies are realized with compelling force.
Skillfully translated back into English, Melchior-Durand and
Oubrerie's retelling will bring Pullman's work new fans and give
previous readers new pleasure. * Publishers Weekly (starred review)
Superb . . . all-stops-out thrilling. * The Washington Post *
We've dreamed of this . . . it's absolutely thrilling stuff! * Guardian *