Sarah tastes of grease, Donalds are rubber ducks dipped in vinegar... Julie McDowall has an unusual form of synaesthesia, which means that she can taste names. Want to know what yours tastes like? Now you can find out.
How what scares us, makes us.
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.
The new old ways to reclaim Christmas
You Are What You Read
Why changing your media diet can change the world
The End of Magic
A sweeping fantasy of magic's ending; a new name to set alongside Jen Williams and Den Patrick.
Deserter presents: Today South London, Tomorrow South London
Andrew Grumbridge and Vincent Raison
A humorous guide to the less beaten paths of London, south of the river
No-one is a bigger fan of actor Thomas Cassidy than Libby. No-one. That's why she's totally going to marry him
East of England
Sharp and atmospheric; a rural take on the noir thriller. A vivid new voice.
The Other Things
An extraordinary story of how six children became the first astronauts to go to Mars.
Help The Witch
A collection of ghost stories and the fiction debut from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Good, The Bad And The Furry and 21st Century Yokel.
The CEO of Unbound spends a week in Cornwall building a wooden surfboard to try and work out how to evolve within his company.
Politics and culture, naïvete and cynicism among ’80s radicals, ’90s Blairites and beyond, from Manchester to London to the verges of Putin's Russia
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
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.
Arbitrary and Unnecessary
The debut collection of comedy short stories, poems and plays by writer, comedian and national poetry slam champion Daniel Piper.
Night Time Cool
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.
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 Little Girl Who Gave Zero Fucks
Amy Kean (author) and J Milton (illustrator)
A fairy tale of everyday bravery and beautifully illustrated feminist handbook for the modern day
Bandstands: Pavilions for music, leisure and entertainment
A beautifully illustrated history of bandstands and other pavilions built for music.
The Boy Who Stole Time
A young boy travels to a magical realm and is set three impossible tasks to win the essence of time itself in order to save his dying mother
Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.
A revolutionary on the run from a brain-bugging surveillance society. How would we come to live if there could be no secrets: utopia or dystopia?
The Madonna of Bolton
An everyday story of love, life and Causing a Commotion
The Iron Bird
A novel that takes the premise of ANIMAL FARM and applies it to the life of Margaret Thatcher.
A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
Paul Jenkins, R. Martin, Steve Thompson and Kathy Burke
An anthology of short stories to aid PTSD related needs of survivors of the Grenfell tower fire and Trauma Response Network.
How one woman's road trip became a sexual revolution
The existential odyssey of a heartsick politician to save a war-torn, post-austerity Europe from algorithmic autocracy