Kayak The Kwanza

Oscar Scafidi

Two friends paddle, hike and wade 1300km along Angola's longest river in support of The HALO Trust's demining work.

53% funded

Soap The Stamps, Jump The Tube

Gail Thibert

Nineteen years old with freshly dyed blue hair, punk rocker Gail places an advert in a music paper for ‘likeminded friends and weirdos’. Soap the Stamps, Jump the Tube follows her autobiographical journey through the 80s underground music and squatting scene in London

105% funded

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Sleeping With The Past

Jenny Ryan

A snoozy travelogue around British history

34% funded

Rocket Jump

David L Craddock

The definitive history of Quake and the Golden Age of First-Person Shooters.

24% funded

This Queer Angel

Elaine Chambers

A nurse's battle against the UK Government after she was sacked from the army for being a lesbian

130% funded

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Mansplaining Masculinity

Dave Pickering

Dave Pickering tries to explain masculinity, both to you and to himself

20% funded

Sew on the Go: a maker's journey

Mary Jane Baxter

An inspiring road trip and a practical guide to crafting wherever you find yourself

39% funded

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

Mind is the Ride

Jet McDonald

An adventure through cycling and philosophy

104% funded

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Creative Super Powers

Creative Social

The Modern Skillset for Creative Problem Solving

148% funded

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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

168% funded

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Notes From Africa

Jenny Cathcart

Notes From Africa, a musical journey around the continent in the company of Senegalese superstar, Youssou N’Dour

35% funded

Dear Mr. Pop Star

Derek & Dave Philpott

Humorous letters to pop stars about their songs with genuine witty replies

113% funded

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The Music

Matthew Herbert

A new album - that's a book -

116% funded

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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

93% funded

You Are What You Read

Jodie Jackson

Why changing your media diet can change the world

114% funded

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The Dissent Of Man

JF Derry

A book exploring the influence of Darwin on everyone

102% funded

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Forgotten Heroes of Comedy

Robert Ross

A Celebration of the Comedy underdog

107% funded

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Do You Believe In The Power Of Rock & Roll?

John Robb

A high-octane first-person history of the last 40 years of rock music

110% funded

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Lifeshambles

Liz Fraser

Indispensable and hilarious* notes on midlife (*possibly a lie)

40% funded

Perfect Picnic

Tamasin Day-Lewis

The one and only picnic book you'll ever need

114% funded

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Don't Hold My Head Down

Lucy-Anne Holmes

Bridget Jones meets Erin Brockovich and Elizabeth Gilbert – wearing a strap on, at a sex party

100% funded

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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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Rebel Rebel: How Mavericks Made the Modern World

Chris Sullivan

A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould

126% funded

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Another Life

Nick Danziger and Rory MacLean

How We Are Failing the World's Poor

105% funded

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Decades of Lead

Pete Fowler

A unique glimpse into previously unseen sketch books

115% funded

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