Monthly Archives: July 2011

Background colour 2: Cecil Torr

Our storyboard included this foot’s-eye-view of Joe passing a pile of books, so I set to work gathering some from nearby shelves. The Complete Book of Budgerigars was selected for the comedy of its title; the book on the Raj was … Continue reading

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Background colour 1: Just William

When I first dreamt up the idea that became The Last Bookshop, I imagined the bookshop being explored by a boy dressed in a timeless school uniform, with a mop of hair, looking a bit like Just William. While our … Continue reading

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