|aThe book of dust 1 |bLa Belle Sauvage |cPhilip Pullman ; [illustrations, Chris Wormell]
|aNew York |bAlfred A. Knopf|cc2018.
|a474 p. |bill. |c24 cm.
|aThe book of dust |vv. 1
|aIncludes a conversation with Philip Pullman and Cerys Matthews.
|a"Originally published in slightly different form by Alfred A. Knopf, in 2017"--Title page verso.
|aWhen Malcolm finds a secret message inquiring about a dangerous substance called Dust, he finds himself embroiled in a tale of intrigue featuring enforcement agents from the Magisterium, a woman with an evil monkey daemon, and a baby named Lyra.
The deluxe edition of Philip Pullman's bestselling return to the parallel world of His Dark Materials Includes gorgeous full-page illustrations Don't miss Volume II of The Book of Dust: The Secret CommonwealthHIS DARK MATERIALS IS SOON TO BE AN HBO ORIGINAL SERIES STARRING DAFNE KEEN, RUTH WILSON, JAMES McAVOY, AND LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA This first book in a new trilogy was hailed as an instant classic. In it we learn more about the origins of Lyra--"one of fantasy's most indelible heroines" (The New York Times Magazine)--meet a stalwart new hero with a pivotal role to play in keeping Lyra safe, and catch our first glimpse of the ever elusive substance known as Dust. This impeccably designed and produced collector's edition includes beautiful new illustrations from cover artist Chris Wormell and an exclusive interview with Philip Pullman about writing La Belle Sauvage. Don't miss the second volume, The Secret CommonwealthPRAISE FOR THE BOOK OF DUST: LA BELLE SAUVAGE"Too few things in our world are worth a seventeen-year wait: The Book of Dust is one of them." --The Washington Post"The book is full of wonder. . . . Truly thrilling." --The New York Times"People will love the first volume of Philip Pullman's new trilogy with the same helpless vehemence that stole over them when The Golden Compass came out." --Slate