The Inside City
A boy discovers not a secret garden, but a secret city. His sister discovers Maths and the world of alchemy and their mother tries to break the bond of their love - as India hurtles towards Partition.
The Passing Tribute
A plot to assassinate the last Habsburg Emperor reveals the competing visions for Austria at the end of WW1
The Book of Bera: Obsidian
A gripping Viking tale of one woman’s courage, facing old and new gods in the savage beauty of Ice Island.
Bandstands: Pavilions for music, leisure and entertainment
A beautifully illustrated history of bandstands and other pavilions built for music.
Eileen: The Making of Orwell
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.
Innocents To The Slaughter
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.
The Undiscovered Country
'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.
Prefabs: A Social and Architectural History
Elisabeth Blanchet and Sonia Zhuravlyova
In this history of Prefabs, discover why these supposedly temporary ‘people’s palaces’ are still loved and admired.
Blood On The Stone
Historical mystery thriller about a detective who defends justice and human rights.
Three 17th Century female spies work secretly to restore Charles II to the throne.