Philip Pullman

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The BBC has released a new adaptation of “His Dark Materials”, the classic Philip Pullman trilogy. Featuring special effects and all-star cast, the series is the BBC’s most expensive creation to date. From other adaptations to the inspiration behind the original trilogy of novels, here are five things you may not know about the series.
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ruth Wilson and James McAvoy lead an all-star cast in the new fantasy drama the critics are already loving.
The BBC have commissioned a TV series based on Philip Pullman’s ‘His Dark Materials’ trilogy. The news was revealed on Tuesday
The niche that Grimm Tales is aiming for is not easily achieved - open for the above eights, but also entertaining for adults - and perhaps this is the production's downfall. At times, the script is tickling and enjoyable, yet at other moments it is glaringly poor and simplistic, whereas, when taken as a whole, the evening is of somewhat formulaic fantasy...
Everyone knows that children's literature can't possibly be high quality, right? It doesn't count as proper literary fiction, does it? It can't make people consider big issues or challenge ideas of genre, can it? This week, the University of Kent's creative writing programme embarrassed itself by its advertising strategy, followed by a series of rather ignorant tweets.
A new literary award supported by authors such as Philip Pullman to rival the well-established Man Booker is to be called
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Fairytales may have been around the block a few times, but renowned children's author Philip Pullman is set to be the next