21st-Century Yokel

Tom Cox

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

349% funded

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Agrippina: Empress, Exile, Hustler, Whore

Emma Southon

A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world

157% 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.

104% funded

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Angel Dorothy

Jane Brown

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

102% funded

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Austen Vs. Bronte

Lauren Burke and Hannah Chapman

Austen vs. Bronte: Bonnets at Dawn is a literary thunderdome. Four of the greatest English authors will enter and only one will be crowned Queen...

3% funded

Ben Again

Ben Clench

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

113% funded

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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

51% funded

Death and the Elephant

Raz Shaw

A memoir about fighting cancer and gambling

102% funded

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A Definition of Snow

Annina Lux (editor)

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

28% 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

111% 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.

100% 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

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Encounters With Harriet Martineau

Stuart Hobday

A biography of Harriet Martineau, the first female journalist

107% funded

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The Ethical Stripper

Stacey Clare

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

13% funded

First in the World Somewhere

Penny Pepper

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

106% funded

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The Freewheeling John Dowie

John Dowie

A memoir about cycling and stand-up comedy

105% funded

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From Crimea with Love

Jason Salkey

A memoir from the actor who played Rifleman Harris on Sharpe's Rifles

11% funded

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

94% funded

Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons: The Life and Legacy of Larry Stephens

Julie Warren

The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.

66% funded

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

36% funded

Head Shot

Victoria Nixon

How does it feel to be a Vogue model with the world at your feet, confronting a double family suicide and fighting for your life?

71% funded

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

52% funded

The Intrapreneur

Gib Bulloch

Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.

161% funded

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The Irish Pasha

Louise Foxcroft

The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist

106% funded

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