Philip Pullman’s La Belle Sauvage named Book of the Year

The story, a prequel to Pullman's hit children's series His Dark Materials, was awarded the title on Thursday after beating a shortlist of six other works, including George Saunders' Man Booker Prize winner Lincoln In The Bardo. (Steve Parsons/PA Wire)
The story, a prequel to Pullman's hit children's series His Dark Materials, was awarded the title on Thursday after beating a shortlist of six other works, including George Saunders' Man Booker Prize winner Lincoln In The Bardo. (Steve Parsons/PA Wire)