21st-Century Yokel

Tom Cox

A nature book, but not quite like any you’ll have read before

349% funded

Published

Agrippina: Empress, Exile, Hustler, Whore

Emma Southon

A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world

166% funded

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All Quiet on the West-End Front

William Rycroft

Go behind the scenes of the National Theatre’s production of War Horse.

109% funded

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Angel Dorothy

Jane Brown

A new biography of the woman behind Dartington Hall, American heiress Dorothy Elmhirst

102% funded

Published

Bad News From The Stars: The Life and Music of Serge Gainsbourg

Jeremy Allen

The most comprehensive account yet of the French genius.

23% funded

Ben Again

Ben Clench

Ben Again is the inspirational memoir of traumatic brain injury survivor Ben Clench from Sussex

113% funded

Published

The Best Man

Max Liu

Men and friendship in the 21st century: how to find it, how to keep it, and why it matters

14% funded

Boy Soldier: Memoirs of a Child Soldier From Northern Uganda

Norman Okello and Theo Hollander

The inspiring life story of a former child soldier from northern Uganda

94% funded

Death and the Elephant

Raz Shaw

A memoir about fighting cancer and gambling

102% funded

Published

A Definition of Snow

Annina Lux (editor)

Fifteen voices of social, humanitarian, development and peace workers working in their native country or region

29% funded

Different Class : Fashion, Football & Funk The Story of Laurie Cunningham

Dermot Kavanagh

A biography of England's first professional black footballer, who represented Leyton Orient, West Bromwich Albion and became the first Englishman to play for Real Madrid

112% funded

Published

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.

101% funded

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The Elegant Art Of Falling Apart

Jessica Jones

Sometimes we have to lose everything to understand this moment is all we have

105% funded

Published

Emo Diary

Marianne Eloise

A visual history of emo music, fandom and growing up on the internet at the start of the new millennium

0% funded

Encounters With Harriet Martineau

Stuart Hobday

A biography of Harriet Martineau, the first female journalist

108% funded

Published

The Ethical Stripper

Stacey Clare

Forget everything you’ve heard about strippers: this book is an antidote to stigma, shame and stereotyping

19% funded

First in the World Somewhere

Penny Pepper

A unique memoir of creative purpose, sexual discovery, activism - driven by defiance

106% funded

Published

The Freewheeling John Dowie

John Dowie

A memoir about cycling and stand-up comedy

105% funded

Published

Girl With a Gun: A Teenage Freedom Fighter in Iran

Diana Nammi and Karen Attwood

A gripping and moving first-hand account of one woman’s fight to change the world around her

100% funded

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Good Taste: A Decorator's Cookbook

Nicky Haslam

Part memoir, part recipe book, part visual history and part intimate revelation by the celebrated interior designer

37% funded

Head Shot

Victoria Nixon

How does a Vogue model confront a double family suicide and live a normal life?

102% funded

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Here and There

Jillian Edelstein

The acclaimed photographer Jillian Edelstein discovers a lost branch of her family, drawing her into stories of displacement that we all hold in common

53% funded