20 Years After It Was First Released, The Golden Compass is Now a Graphic Novel

Twenty years after it was first published, Philip Pullman‘s His Dark Materials trilogy is getting a nifty reboot. Today marks the release of a graphic novel version of The Golden Compass (with the rest of the trilogy coming soon):

Pullman is also releasing a special 20th Anniversary Edition of The Golden Compass.

The series, which has anti-religious themes, has been described as an “atheist parable.” Pullman even said in a 2003 interview that “My books are about killing God.”

Festivus comes a bit early this year!

"Under the circumstances, use of the phrase "mind-blowing" is especially apt. :/"

Larry Pratt: Muslims Should Pray “In ..."
"you are right, women were not happy in those ROLES, and minorities were being oppressed ..."

Baptist Pastor: Men Who Let Their ..."
"I've never met him, which is unfortunate"

KY Gov. Matt Bevin Finds It ..."
"They'll demand a 10 commandments monument strapped to every child's face, maybe."

This Evangelical Minister Now Regrets Protesting ..."

Browse Our Archives

Follow Us!


What Are Your Thoughts?leave a comment