Whether you've been waiting for 17 years, or have yet to discover the magic of Philip Pullman's books, the search for Dust has officially begun with today's release of The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage.
If you're new to Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials series:
A. You have no idea what you've been missing.
B. OMG your life is now awesome.
Basically, everyone is running to the book store like this today:
But, don't just take it from us!
First, watch the trailer to see the man, the myth, the legend Philip Pullman himself share his inspiration for The Book of Dust.
Second, read these quotes from readers of all ages across the world as they freak out over The Book of Dust.
“This was on my Christmas list but can’t wait that long.”— Brian, Edinburgh, UK
“We're having a His Dark Materials Halloween Party at the library to celebrate!!” —Emma, Rhode Island, USA
“I'm so EXCITED!!!!!! When my book comes in the post don't expect me to hang out with you at all till I'm finished it.”—Steph, Aberdeenshire, UK
“Just ordered it! Just in time for my birthday! Thank you Mr. Pullman for writing more of our beloved story!”—Kimberly, Brooklyn, New York
“The wait between when it's officially released to when it'll finally arrive by post to Israel is gonna be nerve-wrecking. Can't wait.”—Asna, Ramat Gan, Isreal
“I can hardly wait! Will probably stay up all night reading, lol.” —Suzanne, Independence, Kansas