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

Published

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

Published

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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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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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

Published

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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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

Published

Four Feet Under

Tamsen Courtenay

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

111% 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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Attack of the Flickering Skeletons

Stuart Ashen

More Terrible Old Games You've Probably Never Heard Of

279% funded

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A Country To Call Home

Lucy Popescu

An anthology on the subject of refugees, asylum seekers and migration focusing on the experiences of children and young people

107% funded

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Speeches of Note

Shaun Usher

From the creator of Letters of Note, a compelling collection of history’s best speeches

142% funded

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Better

John Grant

From beanbags to mindfulness; how wellbeing is making business more human friendly

109% funded

Published

Trans Britain: Our Long Journey from the Shadows

Edited by Christine Burns

A comprehensive account of the landmark events which shaped the transgender community over the last five decades, told through a series of essays by real experts who were there and can describe the knock-on effects today

117% funded

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Repeal the 8th Anthology

Una Mullally (editor)

A collection of stories, essays, poetry and photography around the movement for reproductive rights in Ireland

111% funded

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The Happy Hero

Solitaire Townsend

How to change your life by changing the world

195% funded

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Creative Super Powers

Creative Social

The Modern Skillset for Creative Problem Solving

150% funded

Published

Joseph Gray's Camouflage

Mary Horlock

A memoir of the artist and camouflage pioneer spanning two world wars

119% funded

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So Here It Is, The Autobiography

Dave Hill

How the boy from Wolverhampton rocked the world with Slade

117% funded

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Dear Mr. Pop Star

Derek & Dave Philpott

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

115% funded

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Ireland's Green Larder

Margaret Hickey

A glorious ramble down the centuries telling the story of food and drink in Ireland

110% funded

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Lifelines: Notes on Life & Love, Faith & Doubt

Martin Wroe and Malcolm Doney

What does a good life look like, and how can we live it?

112% funded

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Annabel Vs The Internet

Annabel Port

The time I infiltrated Google HQ and other stories, as heard on Absolute Radio

123% funded

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THE LURE OF GREATNESS: England’s Brexit and America’s Trump

Anthony Barnett

From the writer and co-founder of openDemocracy, a forensic and sweeping polemic

133% funded

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