Innocents To The Slaughter

Helen Maskew

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.

100% funded

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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.

105% 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.

101% funded

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The Other Things

Jonathan Dransfield

An extraordinary story of how six children became the first astronauts to go to Mars.

118% funded

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East of England

Eamonn Griffin

Sharp and atmospheric; a rural take on the noir thriller. A vivid new voice.

105% funded

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Unscripted

Claire Handscombe

No-one is a bigger fan of actor Thomas Cassidy than Libby. No-one. That's why she's totally going to marry him

103% funded

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The Life of Death

Lucy Booth

A dark compelling tale in which Death makes a pact with the Devil.

116% funded

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The End of Magic

Mark Stay

A sweeping fantasy of magic's ending; a new name to set alongside Jen Williams and Den Patrick.

113% funded

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Moonstomp

Tim Wells

Youth cult meets occult in this New English Library style tale of a skinhead werewolf running riot in late 70s London.

102% funded

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Horse Destroys the Universe

Cyriak Harris

"I think our horse might be eating the internet"

128% funded

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Underdogs

Chris Bonnello

A near-future war novel, where teenagers who escaped an attack on their special school become the last hope of freeing the British people.

202% funded

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Lomita For Ever

Trevor Eve

A dark, philosophical thriller set in contemporary Los Angeles

103% funded

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