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Serpentine: A short story from the world of His Dark Materials and The Book of Dust

by Philip Pullman

Hardback £7.99
Published 15th October 2020, 80 pages
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Description

**Don’t miss the second series of His Dark Materials on BBC One this November.**

A brand new short story set in the world of His Dark Materials and The Book of Dust by master storyteller, Philip Pullman.

Serpentine
is a perfect gift for every Pullman fan, new and old.

‘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 .

‘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

Details

Serpentine: A short story from the world of His Dark Materials and The Book of Dust
by Philip Pullman and Tom Duxbury

ISBN
9780241475249

Publisher
Penguin Random House Children's UK

Binding
Hardback

Publication date
Oct. 15, 2020

Dimensions
18.4cm x 11.9cm x 1.4cm

Page count
80 pages