To celebrate the brand new academic year, our DVD this week is Starter for 10, a comedy drama based on the book of the same name by David Nicholls about a group of students at Bristol University who make it onto University Challenge.
The first Guinness Book of World Records was published on August 27th 1955. To celebrate its 60th anniversary, here are some of the most impressive book-themed records: The first ever Guinness Book of Records, now in its 60th year The record for Most portrayed literary human character in film and TV was awarded in 2012… Continue reading Guinness Book of World Records
Next stop on Jess’ flying tour of the Info Store is the DVD LOBBY, to meet some of the creatures that have appeared on the silver screen. A dragon with a serious crush on a donkey….Shrek is not your typical fairy tale. Shrek is a classical fantasy tale that goes wrong in every single way that you can… Continue reading DVD Review: Dragons on DVD
The UEA Literary Festival is back again! Over the next seven Wednesdays the UEA lecture theatres will be packed with fans of some of the world’s best writers. You can find three of them here in the Book Zone: