Authors Posts by Hannah Brown

Hannah Brown

Disney, Ellie Budge

A childhood without Disney

“So, you know that scene in Bambi, right?” “Um… no. I’ve never seen Bambi. Or Dumbo. Or-” “WHAT?!” It’s always the same response when you tell someone...
Whale at SeaWorld, Pixabay, Scooby12353

What we can learn from Tilikum

The very public death of the orca whale Tilikum, who lived at SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida, has caused yet more discussion and arguments over...
John Hurt Wikimedia, David Shankbone

Oldie but goldie: John Hurt

If you had a childhood like mine, you grew up with a wizard called Merlin and a very grumpy dragon voiced by the brilliant...
UEA Quidditch Team, the Norwich Nifflers: Rowena Haigh

UEA’s Norwich Nifflers fly into British Quidditch Cup

UEA’s Norwich Nifflers have progressed to the British Quidditch Cup finals. In mid March, they will compete with 31 other British teams. Quidditch is a...
death in paradise, illustrated by Denise Koblenz

Send me to Paradise!

“Sir! A body has been found.” “Really? Well, this calls for some socks.” The first words in the newest episode of Death in Paradise, the BBC...
K9 illustration by Olivia Campbell

Class: The New Doctor Who spin-off

When I first heard about Class, the newest Doctor Who spin-off adventure, I was sceptical, primarily because I thought it would be a rip...