Philip Pullman (Photo Credit: KT Bruce)
Philip Pullman is an English author of fantasy novels, usually written for children and younger readers. Some have said that his works have begun to dissolve the barriers between adult and young adult fiction. He is best known for his His Dark Materials series, which includes the novel Northern Lights (adapted into film as The Golden Compass). He also writes the New Cut Gang children’s series.

Philip Pullman’s debut as a novelist came in 1972 with The Haunted Storm. Below is a list of Philip Pullman’s books in order of when they were originally published:

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Publication Order of His Dark Materials Books

Northern Lights / The Golden Compass (1995)Description / Buy at
The Subtle Knife (1997)Description / Buy at
The Amber Spyglass (2000)Description / Buy at
Lyra's Oxford (2003)Description / Buy at
Once Upon a Time in the North (2008)Description / Buy at
Serpentine (2020)Description / Buy at
The Imagination Chamber (2022)Description / Buy at
The Collectors (2022)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of His Dark Materials Graphic Novels

(with Stéphane Melchior-Durand)

The Golden Compass: The Graphic Novel, Volume 1 (2014)Description / Buy at
The Golden Compass: The Graphic Novel, Volume 2 (2015)Description / Buy at
The Subtle Knife Graphic Novel (2022)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Adventures Of John Blake Graphic Novels

Mystery of the Ghost Ship (2017)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Book Of Dust Books

La Belle Sauvage (2017)Description / Buy at
The Secret Commonwealth (2019)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Canongate Myths Books

The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ (2009)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of New Cut Gang Books

Thunderbolt's Waxwork (1994)Description / Buy at
The Gas Fitters' Ball (1995)Description / Buy at
The Adventures of the New Cut Gang (2011)Description / Buy at
Two Crafty Criminals! (2012)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Sally Lockhart Books

The Ruby in the Smoke (1985)Description / Buy at
The Shadow in the North (1986)Description / Buy at
The Tiger in the Well (1990)Description / Buy at
The Tin Princess (1994)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Haunted Storm (1972)Description / Buy at
Galatea (1976)Description / Buy at
Count Karlstein (1982)Description / Buy at
Spring-Heeled Jack (1989)Description / Buy at
The Broken Bridge (1990)Description / Buy at
The White Mercedes (1992)Description / Buy at
The Firework-Maker's Daughter (1995)Description / Buy at
Clockwork, Or, All Wound Up (1996)Description / Buy at
The Butterfly Tattoo (1998)Description / Buy at
Mossycoat (1998)Description / Buy at
I Was a Rat! (1999)Description / Buy at
The Scarecrow and His Servant (2009)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Force of Evil (By: Shaun Tan,Gary Crew) (1998)Description / Buy at
Grimm Tales for Young and Old (2012)Description / Buy at
Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm (With: Jacob Grimm,Shaun Tan) (2012)Description / Buy at
The Golden Key: And Other Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm (2012)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Plays

His Dark Materials (With: Nicholas Wright) (2005)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Picture Books

Aladdin and the Enchanted Lamp (1999)Description / Buy at
Puss in Boots: The Adventures of That Most Enterprising Feline (2000)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Using the Oxford Junior Dictionary (1978)Description / Buy at
Ancient civilizations (1979)Description / Buy at
Imaginary Friends (2017)Description / Buy at
Daemon Voices (2017)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Piper S. Books

Tables Games (By: Richard Dawson) (0)Description / Buy at
Great Expectations (By: Charles Dickens) (1861)Description / Buy at
Dress Rehearsal (By: Lorna Hill) (1959)Description / Buy at
A Dictionary Of Famous Quotations (By: Robin Hyman) (1967)Description / Buy at
The Sixth Seal (By: Mary Wesley) (1969)Description / Buy at
Mr. McFadden's Hallowe'en (By: Rumer Godden,Ann Strugnell) (1975)Description / Buy at
Haphazard House (By: Mary Wesley) (1983)Description / Buy at
Rachel and the Angel and Other Stories (By: robert-westall) (1984)Description / Buy at
Boris the Tomato (By: AlexMartin) (1984)Description / Buy at
Journey To The Volcano (By: Rose Tremain) (1985)Description / Buy at
A Vampire in the Computer/the Ghost's Playground (By: Harry Gilbert) (1986)Description / Buy at
There's a Wolf in My Pudding, Twelve Twisted, Tortured, Grim and Gruesome, Tall and Terrible Tales (By: David Henry Wilson) (1986)Description / Buy at
On My Honor / On My Honour (By: Marion Dane Bauer) (1986)Description / Buy at
Remember Me to Harold Square (By: Paula Danziger) (1987)Description / Buy at
Tomorrow Is a Stranger (By: Geoffrey Trease) (1987)Description / Buy at
How to Be Cool (1987)Description / Buy at
Dr. Chill (By: Thomas Hoobler) (1987)Description / Buy at
Willow (By: Cathy East Dubowski) (1988)Description / Buy at
Yucky Ducky (By: David Henry Wilson) (1988)Description / Buy at
Blitzcat (By: Robert Westall) (1989)Description / Buy at
Everyone Else's Parents Said Yes (By: Paula Danziger) (1989)Description / Buy at
Gander of the Yard (By: David Henry Wilson,Jonathan Allen) (1989)Description / Buy at
Dear Mum You're Ruining My Life (By: Jean Van Leeuwen) (1989)Description / Buy at
Make Like a Tree and Leave (By: Paula Danziger) (1990)Description / Buy at
The Promise (By: Robert Westall) (1990)Description / Buy at
Yaxley's Cat (By: Robert Westall) (1991)Description / Buy at
Starchild and Witchfire (By: David Henshall) (1991)Description / Buy at
Ghosts and Journeys (By: Robert Westall) (1992)Description / Buy at
Candy Floss and Impunity Jane (By: Rumer Godden) (1992)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Dramascripts Books

Werewolf (By: Adrian Flynn) (1642)Description / Buy at
The Valley of Fear (By: Adrian Flynn) (1915)Description / Buy at
All My Sons (By: Arthur Miller) (1947)Description / Buy at
Death of a Salesman (By: Arthur Miller) (1949)Description / Buy at
The Crucible (By: Arthur Miller) (1953)Description / Buy at
A View from the Bridge (By: Arthur Miller) (1955)Description / Buy at
Brother in the Land (By: Robert Swindells) (1984)Description / Buy at
Across the Barricades (By: Joan Lingard) (1990)Description / Buy at
A Question of Courage (By: Brian Keaney,Marjorie Darke) (1990)Description / Buy at
Paper Tigers (By: Steve Skidmore,Steve Barlow) (1991)Description / Buy at
The Turbulent Term of Tyke Tiler (By: Gene Kemp) (1991)Description / Buy at
Hot Cakes (By: Adrian Flynn) (1992)Description / Buy at
Burston School Strike (By: Roy Nevitt) (1992)Description / Buy at
A Tale of Two Cities (By: Steve Skidmore) (1996)Description / Buy at
Jane Eyre (By: Steve Skidmore,Steve Barlow) (1998)Description / Buy at
The Labyrinth: Play (By: David Calcutt) (2000)Description / Buy at
Working Parts (By: Nick Jones) (2000)Description / Buy at
Dracula (By: David Calcutt) (2003)Description / Buy at
The Canterbury Tales (By: Martin Riley) (2003)Description / Buy at
The Deamon Headmaster (By: Nick Stafford) (2003)Description / Buy at
The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents (By: Terry Pratchett,Stephen Briggs) (2003)Description / Buy at
Johnny and the Dead (By: Terry Pratchett) (2003)Description / Buy at
Frankenstein (2003)Description / Buy at
Lady Macbeth (By: David Calcutt) (2005)Description / Buy at
The Snake-Stone (By: Berlie Doherty) (2005)Description / Buy at
Doctor Faustus (By: Geraldine McCaughrean) (2006)Description / Buy at
Troy 24 (By: David Calcutt) (2007)Description / Buy at
The White Rose and the Swatiska (By: Adrian Flynn) (2007)Description / Buy at
Salem (By: David Calcutt) (2007)Description / Buy at
The Three Musketeers (By: Ken Ludwig) (2008)Description / Buy at
Cry, the Beloved Country (By: Roy Sargeant) (2008)Description / Buy at
Bog Child (By: Siobhan Dowd) (2008)Description / Buy at
Solace of the Road (By: Siobhan Dowd) (2009)Description / Buy at
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (By: Adrian Flynn) (2011)Description / Buy at
King of Shadows (By: Susan Cooper) (2011)Description / Buy at
The Invisible Man (By: Adrian Flynn) (2012)Description / Buy at
The Garbage King (By: Oladipo Agboluaje) (2013)Description / Buy at
The Devil Walks (By: Anne Fine) (2013)Description / Buy at
A Christmas Carol (By: Conor McReynolds,Richard Kidd) (2013)Description / Buy at
Our Day Out (By: Willy Russell) (2014)Description / Buy at
Blood Brothers (By: Willy Russell) (2014)Description / Buy at
Flesh and Blood (By: Benjamin Hulme-Cross) (2014)Description / Buy at
Dodger (By: Stephen Briggs) (2014)Description / Buy at
The Terrible Fate of Humpty Dumpty (By: David Calcutt) (2014)Description / Buy at
Stone Cold (By: Robert Swindells) (2014)Description / Buy at
Beowulf (By: David Calcutt) (2014)Description / Buy at
Homer's Odyssey (By: David Calcutt) (2014)Description / Buy at
Arson About (By: Mark Wheeller) (2014)Description / Buy at
Treasure Island (By: David Calcutt) (2014)Description / Buy at
Unman Wittering and Zigo (By: Giles Cooper) (2014)Description / Buy at
The Diary of Anne Frank (By: Frances Goodrich,Albert Hackett) (2014)Description / Buy at
The Hound of the Baskervill (By: John O'Connor) (2014)Description / Buy at
Sherlock Holmes and the Limehouse Horror (2014)Description / Buy at
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (By: David Calcutt) (2016)Description / Buy at
Cowgirl (By: G.R. Gemin) (2016)Description / Buy at
The Brotherhood of Smoke (By: Adrian Flynn) (2017)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Red Hot Reads Books

Mystery (By: Helen Cresswell) (1996)Description / Buy at
Mystifying (By: Helen Cresswell) (1996)Description / Buy at
Mystery Stories (By: Helen Cresswell) (1996)Description / Buy at
Ballet Stories (By: Sally Holmes) (1997)Description / Buy at
Detective Stories (1998)Description / Buy at
Animal Stories (By: Michael Morpurgo) (1999)Description / Buy at

Publication Order of Anthologies

Thirteen More Tales of Horror(1994)Description / Buy at
Life and Death(2003)Description / Buy at
Fantasy: Red Hot Reads(2004)Description / Buy at
Richard Dawkins: How a Scientist Changed the Way We Think(2006)Description / Buy at
Whodunit?(2007)Description / Buy at
Four Tales(2010)Description / Buy at
First Light: A Celebration of Alan Garner(2016)Description / Buy at
The Gifts of Reading(2020)Description / Buy at

Notes: The Shadow in the North was also published as The Shadow in the Plate. The Golden Compass was also published as Northern Lights. 13 More Tales of Horror also contains contributions by David Belbin, Colin Greenland, Diane Hoh, Garry Kilworth, Graham Masterton, Stan Nicholls, Susan Price and Chris Westwood. Magic Beans also contains stories by Adele Geras, Michael Morpurgo and Jacqueline Wilson. The His Dark Materials graphic novel series is adapted by Stephane Melchior.

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