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A cosmic particle which is integral to the plot of the earlier books, “dust” refers both to dark matter and to the quotation from the biblical book of Genesis, “Dust thou art, and to dust shalt thou return”.
“And, in thinking about it, I discovered a long story that began when she was a baby and will end when she’s grown up.” The Book of Dust will further explore the themes which recur throughout Pullman’s work: the dangers of religious absolutism, and the beauty and mystery of the cosmos.
In the writing, the character is denoted more by her psychological make-up than someone who goes to the grocery store, deals with an overbearing mother-in-law, or helps run a successful local business.
She’s more cautionary tale than a flesh-and-blood woman.
“The thing about Treasure Island is, your head comes up, your spirit rises – you know there’s an adventure coming.
And that’s exactly the thing about La Belle Sauvage,” he told The Irish Times yesterday.
If the point of the series is to uncover the reasons why Cora killed Belmont, there is a modicum of satisfaction in watching her past incrementally revealed.