Blackwatertown

Paul Waters

Maverick cop Jolly Macken goes looking for a killer, but accidentally starts a war

62% funded

The Boy from Boskovice: A Father's Secret Life

Vicky Unwin

What makes a good man bad? Nature or nurture? A story of secrets, lies, loss and abuse…

100% funded

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Chinatown Stories

Freya Aitken-Turff and Xiao Ma

The rich history of London’s most iconic cultural districts

7% funded

A Curious History of Sex

Kate Lister

A cornucopia of giggles, gaffs, titillation, temptations, and exceptional expertise in all things historically sexual from Dr Kate Lister aka @Whores of Yore.

180% funded

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Eileen: The Making of Orwell

Sylvia Topp

The never before told story of George Orwell’s first wife, a woman who shaped, supported and even saved the life of one of the 20th century’s greatest writers.

106% funded

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Five Cards To Kiev

Dan Ellis-Jones

Captain Jimmy Jones fears the end of the war means his luck has run out

20% funded

Forgotten Heroes of Comedy

Robert Ross

A Celebration of the Comedy underdog

110% funded

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A Hundred Years To Arras

Jason Cobley

From a Somerset farm to the trenches of France: one man's coming of age through land, love and blood

23% funded

The Illustrated Wake

Caroline Ross and Paul Kingsnorth

A beautiful illustrated edition of the prize-winning novel

16% funded

Killing Beauties

Pete Langman

Three 17th Century female spies work secretly to restore Charles II to the throne.

102% funded

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King Arthur's Death

Michael Smith

An epic poem of the fall of kings, vibrantly translated and stunningly illustrated with linocut prints by the author of Unbound’s Sir Gawain

101% funded

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Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines

Henrietta Heald

The true story of Britain’s early women engineers

130% funded

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The Plague and Doctor Caim

G.E. Gallas

A darkly humorous graphic novel about a doctor grappling against the Black Death.

7% funded

The Private Life of Lord Byron

Antony Peattie

The first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica

100% funded

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The Secret Commonwealth

Jane Stevenson

History and folklore collide when a 17th century alchemist discovers there are supernatural forces at work as England slides towards Civil War

16% funded

The Socialist Republic Of South London

David Wheeler

A pan-European family saga spanning 70 years detailing the fight against fascism and globalisation.

3% funded

Strange Days: A Book Of Curious Forgotten Lore

GH Finn

A Book of Days celebrating the peculiar world of Twitter's @lorecurious

9% funded

The Undiscovered Country

Aidan McQuade

'Why should people care about a murder during war time?' Two men attempt to solve the killing of a young boy during the Irish War of Independence in 1920.

105% funded

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Wulfaert

Alex Rawlings

Wulfaert is a story of redemption in a time of war, a tale of sacrifice and courage against all odds and a journey to the heart of the human soul.

34% funded