His Dark Materials
His Dark Materials

Northern Lights - The Graphic Novel (published as The Golden Compass - the Graphic Novel in North America) is a graphic novel adaptation of Northern Lights. The novel was adapted and illustrated by Stéphane Melchior-Durand and Clément Oubrerie. Originally published in French, it was translated into English by Annie Eaton.

Publication history[]

The graphic novels were first published in French in three volumes: the first on 11 September 2014, the second on 11 June 2015, and the third on 20 October 2016 by the French publisher Gallimard.

The English translation was originally set to be released in three volumes too. The first volume was released on 24 September 2015 and the second on 1 September 2016. However, no separate third volume was released. Instead, an omnibus was published on 2 November 2017.[1]

Behind the scenes[]


His Dark Materials adaptations
Adaptations His Dark Materials radio playHis Dark Materials stage playHis Dark Materials TV seriesLa Belle Sauvage stage playThe Golden Compass filmNorthern Lights - The Graphic NovelThe Subtle Knife - The Graphic Novel
Music His Dark Materials Original Television SoundtrackHis Dark Materials Series 2 Original Television SoundtrackLyraThe Golden Compass soundtrackThe Musical Anthology of His Dark MaterialsThe Musical Anthology of His Dark Materials Series 2
Games The Golden Compass board gameThe Golden Compass video game