Tasteful Names

Julie McDowall

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.

590% funded

Audio project Published

Fear Hack

Hilary Gallo

How what scares us, makes us.

105% funded

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You Are What You Read

Jodie Jackson

Why changing your media diet can change the world

117% funded

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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.

104% funded

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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

116% funded

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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.

105% 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

175% funded

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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.

112% funded

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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.

103% funded

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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

125% funded

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Bandstands: Pavilions for music, leisure and entertainment

Paul Rabbitts

A beautifully illustrated history of bandstands and other pavilions built for music.

100% funded

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The Intrapreneur

Gib Bulloch

Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.

161% funded

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Robert Heinlein

Farah Mendlesohn

A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.

134% funded

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Sex Drive

Stephanie Theobald

How one woman's road trip became a sexual revolution

101% funded

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21 Miles

Jessica Hepburn

Swimming in search of the meaning of motherhood

105% funded

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How to Come Alive Again

Beth McColl

A guide to killing your monsters

181% funded

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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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Apple Island Wife: Escape to Tasmania

Fiona Stocker

What happens when you move to Tasmania on a hunch, with a husband who aspires to be an alpaca whisperer and a feral cockerel? Can you cook the cockerel for dinner, or has it got rigor mortis?

100% funded

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Stranger In My Heart

Mary Monro

Retracing her father’s heroic escape across China in World War Two leads his daughter on a gripping voyage of discovery about him, China and, inevitably, herself.

112% funded

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A Small Fiction

James & Jefferson Miller

A Small Fiction is an illustrated collection of 150 tiny stories, each told in 140 characters or less.

190% funded

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Take Pride: how to build organisational success through your people

Sheila Parry

A fresh approach to creating outstanding organisations and successful people so that work is a better place for everyone

108% funded

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The Quiet Fan

Ian Plenderleith

A fast, funny, emotive memoir showing how most fans really follow football.

128% funded

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Project Prep

Janneke Niessen

Inspiring the next generation of women in tech

340% funded

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Reel Love

Owen Michael Johnson

A coming-of-age graphic novel that is a love letter to the silver screen

103% funded

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Michael Smith

A new and handsomely illustrated translation of the Arthurian mediaeval masterpiece.

164% funded

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Four Feet Under

Tamsen Courtenay

Thirty homeless people share the secrets of their lives, through first-hand accounts, conversations and intimate photographs

112% funded

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Turbans and Tales

Amit and Naroop

A photography book celebrating the powerful identity of Sikhs.

118% funded

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21st-Century Yokel

Tom Cox

A nature book, but not quite like any you’ll have read before

349% funded

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All Quiet on the West-End Front

William Rycroft

Go behind the scenes of the National Theatre’s production of War Horse.

110% funded

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