How poetry can teach us about the things in life that really matter
A compact, comprehensive and very silly field guide, featuring more than 200 of the best, rudest, and most hilarious Effin' Birds!
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A dark compelling tale in which Death makes a pact with the Devil.
A fast-paced literary thriller that exposes Britain’s darkest secret
The definitive history of Quake and the Golden Age of First-Person Shooters.
The reality of cycling Europe's greatest 50 mountains
A humorous guide to the less beaten paths of London, south of the river
A sweeping fantasy of magic's ending; a new name to set alongside Jen Williams and Den Patrick.
A wide-ranging and timely new perspective on writing about the natural world and our place within it
Politics and culture, naïvete and cynicism among ’80s radicals, ’90s Blairites and beyond, from Manchester to London to the verges of Putin's Russia
Art Deco, Modernist & Brutalist architecture in the suburbs of London
How to grow your own invisible allotment
One of our foremost interpreters of myth argues that it is essential to all culture: the factory reset of human consciousness
A Young Adult fantasy adventure inspired by 'Britain’s Most Extraordinary Home', Talliston House & Gardens
An epic children's adventure set in the legendary past: three friends must find the magical Arrow of Apollo before evil consumes the world
An extraordinary story of how six children became the first astronauts to go to Mars.
Dave Pickering tries to explain masculinity, both to you and to himself
1838, a year after the Seddon union affair, Hudson and Lawes are on the case of illegal child labour and, even worse, baby-farming, among the mills and moorland of Bingley, Yorkshire.
From the Emmy Award-winning writer, a novel about an Antiques Whisperer and forgery hunter on the trail of a mysterious document
Five words of your choice provoke a chain of creation.
A history of hellraisers told in twenty biographies
A collection of ghost stories and the fiction debut from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Good, The Bad And The Furry and 21st Century Yokel.
Ideas, advice and activities to bring your creativity to life
Around the World in Eighty Dishes
Two friends paddle, hike and wade 1300km along Angola's longest river in support of The HALO Trust's demining work.
A photographic exploration of the edge of America at the end of Route 66 and Santa Monica Pier
Sometimes, for one’s own sanity, it’s best to rip up an entire life and start again. The question is: whose life? And who does the ripping?