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5 for Friday

This week has somehow flown by for me.  Here are some of the best bits:


I’ve always been somewhat obsessed with space.  If my brain could actually understand the math and science I would have been an astronomer, but I settled for science fiction instead. 293 more words


The Book of Dust

Oh boy, I can’t believe I have been away for almost a month. Shameless behaviour! But life has a way of imposing itself on you… Hopefully I will now go back to updating more frequently, so look forward to that! 257 more words


Now Launching - Zealot Script BookClub

I’m pleased to announce that Zealot Script will be launching a new book club!

We’ll be focusing on some of the classics of Science Fiction and Fantasy, unlike most of our reviews. 158 more words

His Dark Materials

Philip Pullman's Book of Dust should learn from JK Rowling's magic

What Philip Pullman describes as an “equel” – a story that extends the His Dark Materials trilogy with a complementary narrative – has become the fashion for continuing entertainment mega-franchises aimed at an initial audience of children. 463 more words


The Spin-Offs I Want To See

With Philip Pullman’s news earlier on last week that he will release a new trilogy, The Book of Dust, set in the His Dark Materials… 366 more words


The Book of Dust

I’ve read the His Dark Materials trilogy three times, due to the fact they’re nothing short of brilliant. Every time I have read them, I have discovered something new, and I don’t doubt that were I to read them for a fourth time, I’d discover more still. 634 more words


Philip Pullman and The Book of Dust

Philip Pullman announced this week that he’ll be publishing the first in a new trilogy of novels based in the worlds of His Dark Materials… 87 more words