Frank Cottrell Boyce
Frank Cottrell Boyce is a screenwriter and the award-winning author of several novels for children. After writing for Coronation Street and Brookside, he turned to feature films, and has worked with diverse directors such as Michael Winterbottom, Danny Boyle and Alex Cox. He wrote the screenplays for 24 Hour Party People, A Cock and Bull Story, and Welcome to Sarajevo.
Books by Frank Cottrell Boyce
Interviews with Frank Cottrell Boyce
Filmmaking involves lots of different disciplines, says the acclaimed English screenwriter and author. And the secret of making good films is to look outward – for instance, by reading the history of railways
Interviews where books by Frank Cottrell Boyce were recommended
Celebrated Anglo-Saxonist and art historian Janina Ramirez has written her first book for children: a Viking mystery with a fearless young heroine, Alva – both detective and shield-maiden. Here, Dr Ramirez recommends five superb history books to help young readers get an in-depth understanding of this exciting and often misunderstood era.