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Philip Pullman Writes on Heath Robinson
philip-pullman-1Philip Pullman has written the Foreword to Adam Hart-Davis's new book Very Heath Robinson, celebrating the work of one of Great Britain's best-loved artists. Philip Pullman is the author of His Dark Materials, a trilogy of novels which has sold more than 17.5 million copies worldwide, and has long been an admirer of Heath Robinson's imaginary world in all its charming absurdity. The first volume in Pullman's new trilogy The Book of Dust will be published in October.
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Text, Pix, Action!
Hart-Davis__DummyAdam Hart-Davis has delivered the text for our spring book Very Heath Robinson, the pictures have been laid out and the colour proofs approved. In a few days we’ll be ready for press.
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Quote of the Week

Choose Your Fruit Carefully
‘I recollect, in early life,
I loved our local surgeon’s wife.
I ate an apple ev’ry day
To keep the doctor far away!’ – Harry Graham, When Grandmama Fell Off The Boat