ACHUKA Authorfile: Philip Pullman Philip Pullman
Philip Pullman

My hair colour: Brown (and grey).
My eye colour: Grey.
My shoe size: 11 and a half.
My star sign: Libra.
My favourite book when child: Norman Lindsay's The Magic Pudding.
My favourite fictional character: The narrator of The Magic Pudding.
Books that inspired me to become a writer: Pretty well everything I read.
My favourite author: Too many to list.
My ideal reading position: In bed.
My usual means of marking a place in a book: A Post-It note.
My favourite time of year: Spring.
My favourite time of day: Coffee time in the morning.
My best time for working: Between breakfast and lunch.
The first piece of work I was paid for was: Washing-up in a bed-and-breakfast place.
My favourite TV show: Neighbours
My favourite song: 'Savwe The Last Dance for Me' by The Drifters.
My favourite actor: James Woods.
The creature comfort I would most unwillingly relinquish: Whisky.
My favourite sweet food: Ginger cake.
My favourite savory food: Cheese.
My typical bedtime is: Midnight.
My favourite year of childhood: 9
My mousemat design: Plain blue.
The tidiest place in my home is: The bathroom.
The untidiest place in my home is: The shed I write in.
The working tool I would least like to do without: My ballpoint pen.