A brilliantly funny and moving tale of friendship from the multi-award winning, highly acclaimed Philip Pullman.
Philip Pullman is one of the most highly respected children's authors writing today. Winner of many prestigious awards, including the Carnegie of Carnegies and the Whitbread Award, Pullman's epic fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials has been acclaimed as a modern classic. It has sold 17.5 million copies worldwide and been translated into 40 languages. In 2005 he was awarded the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. He lives in Oxford.
[A] tale of great charm and wit * Independent on Sunday *
[W]ritten for children with utmost respect for and delight in their intelligence, humour and imagination * The Times *