Note To Boy

Sue Clark

A comic novel about what happens when the worlds of a 1960s fashion diva and a modern teenager collide: she wants revenge and her reputation back; he’d settle for a safe haven and a warm coat.

41% 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.

48% funded

The Rooms We Never Enter

PJ Whiteley

If one of the wealthiest people in Britain falls for one of the poorest, will the money be a salvation or an unsurmountable obstacle?

14% funded

Sanzaru Killer

Kevin Bragg

Daniel Helmqvist is back but this time he's a suspect...

20% funded

The City Will Love You

Nii Ayikwei Parkes

Stories that peel the skin off cities to reveal the beautiful dramas within; from Toulouse to Monrovia, no street is without a simmering flood of possibilities.

15% funded

RADICAL BEAUTY

Daniel Vais / Culture Device

High-style fashion photography starring models with Down's Syndrome

4% funded

Head Shot

Victoria Nixon

Jet-set around the world with a Sixties fashion model coming to terms with family tragedy with disarming humour and hidden resilience

7% funded

Grunts & Grapples: The Golden Age of British Wrestling, 1950-1990

Kerry William Purcell

A visual history of British wrestling shown through photographs, posters, advertisements, costumes, and more. A true celebration of an important piece of British cultural history.

1% funded

How the World Works: Or, Everything Is Fashion — Especially Politics

Peter York

The author of the Official Sloane Ranger Handbook returns to take on modern culture and politics

7% funded

The Surfboard

Dan Kieran

The CEO of Unbound spends a week in Cornwall building a wooden surfboard to try and work out how to evolve within his company.

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

21% funded

New Times

Matt Jordan

Politics and culture, naïvete and cynicism among ’80s radicals, ’90s Blairites and beyond, from Manchester to London to the verges of Putin's Russia

70% funded

Who Killed Mary Ashford?

Elizabeth Cooke

The case in 1817 made legal history and national headlines - but was Mary Ashford really murdered?

5% funded

Monopoli Blues

Tim Clark and Nick Cook

“I was offered the opportunity either to go to Australia or to go with the partisans in Northern Italy. I thought that going to the partisans would keep me nearer to my girlfriend now, my wife” (Bob Clark – IWM interview 2004) A son’s journey to uncover the story of his parents in special forces – war and love in Italy

166% funded

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In Exile

Alexandra Turney

A melancholy Dionysus is re-born in 20th century Rome and creates a new cult – three teenage girls who will do anything to prove their devotion.

53% funded

Inside Cities

Anita Mir

As India moves towards Partition, a mother, son and daughter are bound by a prediction that will destroy their lives

40% funded

Jungle Gems: A Naturalist's Tale

Yikai Zhang

An illustrated adventure through the jungles of Hainan in search of the most elusive beetle in China

87% funded

Arbitrary and Unnecessary

Daniel Piper

The debut collection of comedy short stories, poems and plays by writer, comedian and national poetry slam champion Daniel Piper.

53% funded

Winless: My Year With Football’s Ultimate Underdogs

Carl Jones

In 2015/16, New Mills AFC went an entire season without winning a game. In 2016/17, they let one of the UK’s most underappreciated comedians tag along for the ride.

6% funded

Barking

Lucy Sullivan

A graphic novel about grief, madness, and the ghosts that haunt us

17% funded

Night Time Cool

Jamie Paradise

Detective Frederick Street loves his son Elvis: Elvis detests his dad: each wants to shake the other down over a bent cocaine deal involving porn impresario, Wade Long, and Shoreditch spiv, James Maroon.

102% funded

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From Crimea with Love

Jason Salkey

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

0% funded

I Went For a Walk

Gabriel Stewart

Gabriel Stewart decided to walk 1,000 miles around the UK on his gap year. This is the story of how it all went spectacularly wrong.

73% funded

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.

64% funded