Sherlock Holmes is the most filmed character in all of literature and the template for so many fictional detectives since. With the new series of Sherlock hitting our screens next year and the recent Noirwich Crime Festival a great success, we’re looking back at the many incarnations of Mr Holmes and his best friend Dr… Continue reading The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes
The Noirwich Crime Writing Festival is here again! To celebrate, we’re dusting off a favourite thriller that balances jolly japes and suspense: The Lady Vanishes, directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
Norwich is going noir, as it’s time for the Noirwich Crime Writing Festival again! Check out the website here for more information. From the 17th to the 20th of September, the Writer’s Centre will be holding events, including conversations with top crime writers including Lee Child and lectures about crime fiction. In celebration, we’ve been… Continue reading DVD Review: Strangers on a Train (1951)
To celebrate the Noirwich Crime Writing Festival (10th-14th September 2014), try some of the greatest crime novels ever created with ‘A Short History of Crime Fiction in 9 Books’. On Wednesday 10th from 1.00-3.30 PM, we’ll be holding an event in the Start Up Lounge in association with Waterstones Book Shop where crime authors will be… Continue reading A Short History of Crime Fiction in 9 Books and the Noirwich Crime Writing Festival