La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One, by Philip Pullman
Young Adult Librarian will be reading short sections from La Belle Sauvage starting Monday, June 1st at 2:00 p.m. on Instagram and Wednesday, June 3 at 9:30 p.m. on Facebook. These videos will stay up for 24 hours so be sure to watch them before they are taken down.
The Book of Dust is a prequel series to Pullman’s His Dark Materials books, which is now a series on HBO. Lyra Belacqua is just a baby when Malcolm Polstead finds a mysterious object with a cryptic message. Malcolm discovers that not only his life is in danger, but baby Lyra’s as well. An unprecedented flood occurs that forces Malcolm and his friend, Alice, on a dangerous journey across the sea on the boat, La Belle Sauvage.