Serpentine - Philip Pullman (Hardcover)

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A story in the Arctic from the world of His Dark Materials and The Book of Dust by master storyteller, Philip Pullman.


'Lyra Silvertongue, you're very welcome . . . Yes, I know your new name. Serafina Pekkala told me everything about your exploits'

Lyra and her daemon Pantalaimon have left the events of His Dark Materials far behind.
In this snapshot of their forever-changed lives they return to the North to visit an old friend,
where we will learn that things are not exactly as they seem . . .

Product Details

Barcode
9780241475249
Department
Books
Released
3 Dec 2020
Supply Source
UK

Book

Authors
Philip Pullman
Tom Duxbury (Illustrator)
Binding
Hardback
Publisher
Penguin Random House Children's UK
Language
English
Number of Pages
80
Dimensions
184 x 119mm (184g)

Summary

A story in the Arctic from the world of His Dark Materials and The Book of Dust by master storyteller, Philip Pullman.

'Lyra Silvertongue, you're very welcome . . . Yes, I know your new name. Serafina Pekkala told me everything about your exploits'

Lyra and her daemon Pantalaimon have left the events of His Dark Materials far behind.
In this snapshot of their forever-changed lives they return to the North to visit an old friend,
where we will learn that things are not exactly as they seem . . .

Illustrated throughout by Tom Duxbury, the perfect re-entry for fans of His Dark Materials
and a wonderful companion to The Book of Dust,
Serpentine is a brand-new special read for Pullman fans old and new.

'It's a stunning achievement, the universe Pullman has created and continues to build on'
New York Times

'Pullman is an easeful storyteller and an intricate and inventive world-builder, and everything he has to write is worth reading'
Telegraph

Classification

General Subject
Crime/Thrillers
BISAC Subject 1
Fiction / Fantasy / General
BISAC Subject 3
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General
BISAC Subject 5
Fiction / Literary
BIC Classification 2
Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
BIC Classification 3
Crime & mystery
BIC Classification 4
Fantasy
BIC Classification 5
Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Dewey Classification
823.92

Author Bio

Tom Duxbury is an illustrator from the moors of West Yorkshire. His work is influenced by lino-printing, which he uses to depict feeling, movement and nostalgia. He is inspired by the spirit of nature and the narrative of a landscape. His work is represented by Artists Partners Ltd.