Well my fine faeries and lovely unicorns, it’s about time I made a confession.
I. Have been living. Under a rock.
It is the only possible explanation.
PHILIP PULLMAN IS PUBLISHING A NEW TRILOGY
AND I DIDN’T KNOW.
I would be embarrassed and heartbroken if I wasn’t so excited.
La Belle Sauvage
by Philip Pullman
Series: The Book of Dust
Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Fiction
Eleven-year-old Malcolm Polstead and his dæmon, Asta, live with his parents at the Trout Inn near Oxford. Across the River Thames (which Malcolm navigates often using his beloved canoe, a boat by the name of La Belle Sauvage) is the Godstow Priory where the nuns live. Malcolm learns they have a guest with them, a baby by the name of Lyra Belacqua…
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WHAT WHAT WHAT.
How can I be so blind I didn’t know about this!
I GREW UP with His Dark Materials. They are one of the favorite books of my childhood, ones that I’ve carried in five different moves, that have careworn covers and wrinkled pages.
I am so excited.
Do you know how unlikely it is that a childhood favorite author will come back and write more of the story?
Be still, my beating heart.
I demand to know more of Mrs. Coulter and Lord Asriel.
Oo! Oo! And Serafina Pekkala.
Everyone. Just… everyone. I’M SO EXCITED GUYS!
Can’t Wait Wednesday
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