Holidays · Uncategorized

This is Halloween ’17: Literary style icons

We’re calling it now: this year’s most popular Halloween costumes will be 1. Pennywise the Clown and 2. Offred from The Handmaid’s Tale. Halloween parties are often filled with folks dressed up as characters from popular film and tv adaptations, like Harry Potter and Game of Thrones (we’re totally stealing that Patronus idea!) But how… Continue reading This is Halloween ’17: Literary style icons

DVD Reviews · Film · Uncategorized

DVD Review: Clueless (1995)

Looking for a great summer flick to get you in the back-to-college mood? Try Clueless, a rom com with a literary heritage, a good heart and some excellent visuals! Originally released in 1995, Clueless was inspired by Jane Austen’s 1815 novel Emma (which is 200 years old this year as well!). Clueless was one of the… Continue reading DVD Review: Clueless (1995)

Events · Uncategorized

Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2017’s City of Literature Weekend

The 2017 City of Literature Weekend is taking place in the gloriously decadent Adnams Spiegeltent! We’ve had some very famous literary visitors at festivals past, and this summer’s will be no exception. Check out the line-up below, then head to the Information Store to find some of their greatest books:

Books · Uncategorized

Anticipated Books of 2017- Part Two

We’re back for part two of our round-up of 2017’s most intriguing new releases. If you missed part one, catch up here, then head over to our Facebook page and tell us what our list is missing! This time, we’re looking at non-fiction- or more specifically, books about books and the talented people who write… Continue reading Anticipated Books of 2017- Part Two