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La Belle Sauvage (The Book of Dust #1)
by Philip Pullman

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La Belle Sauvage (The Book of Dust #1) by Philip Pullman Overview

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 . . .

Philip Pullman

About La Belle Sauvage (The Book of Dust #1) Description

In 1946, acclaimed author Philip Pullman was born in Norwich, England, into a Protestant family. Although his beloved grandfather was an Anglican priest, Pullman became an atheist in his teenage years. He graduated from Exeter College in Oxford with a degree in English, and spent 23 years as a teacher while working on publishing 13 books and numerous short stories. Pullman has received many awards

Data Book La Belle Sauvage (The Book of Dust #1)

Original Title The Book of Dust, Volume One: La Belle Sauvage ISBN 0375815309 (ISBN13: 9780375815300 ) Edition Language English Series The Book of Dust #1 Characters Lyra Belacqua, Malcolm Polstead, Nur Huda el-Wahabi setting England Literary Awards Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Young Adult Fantasy & Science Fiction (2017), Waterstones Book of the Year (2017) (33)