Literature for Week 27: Silverstone, United Kingdom

The location for the 2018 F1 Rolex British Grand Prix is the Silverstone Circuit next to the village of Silverstone, Northamptonshire. The nearby town Northampton is the birthplace and home of Alan Moore (1953) and Jamie Delano (1954). The two of them are responsible for writing some of the most famous comic books that resulted in blockbuster film adaptations.

Alan Moore wrote (amongst others) Watchmen, V for Vendetta, and From Hell. Preview his books here: amazon.

Jamie Delano is best known as the first writer of the Hellblazer series, featuring the character John Constantine. Preview his books here: amazon.

Trailers for some of the film adaptations:


sources and starting point for more research:
Alan Moore on Wikipedia
Jamie Delano on Wikipedia

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