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Penguin Books documentary to be aired on BBC Radio 4 this week

1 September 2010

The history of Penguin Books is the subject of a new documentary to be aired on BBC Radio 4 on Thursday 2 September at 11.30am.

The history of Penguin Books is the subject of a new documentary to be aired on BBC Radio 4 on Thursday 2 September at 11.30am, entitled "Penguin, Puffin and the Paperback Revolution". Presented by children's author, Michael Morpurgo, the documentary features items from, and discusses the Penguin Archive held at the University of Bristol Library Special Collections.

For further information on this programme please read the University of Bristol main news story on the Penguin Books documentary. The documentary will be available for the week following its initial broadcast via the BBC's iPlayer service. To access this, please visit the BBC's webpage for "Penguin, Puffin and the Paperback Revolution".