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.
The CEO of Unbound spends a week in Cornwall building a wooden surfboard to try and work out how to evolve within his company.
Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.
A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
Swimming in search of the meaning of motherhood
Stranger In My Heart
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.
The Quiet Fan
A fast, funny, emotive memoir showing how most fans really follow football.
Turbans and Tales
Amit and Naroop
A photography book celebrating the powerful identity of Sikhs.
A nature book, but not quite like any you’ll have read before
All Quiet on the West-End Front
Go behind the scenes of the National Theatre’s production of War Horse.
Attack of the Flickering Skeletons
More Terrible Old Games You've Probably Never Heard Of
From beanbags to mindfulness; how wellbeing is making business more human friendly
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
Repeal the 8th Anthology
Una Mullally (editor)
A collection of stories, essays, poetry and photography around the movement for reproductive rights in Ireland
The Happy Hero
How to change your life by changing the world
Creative Super Powers
The Modern Skillset for Creative Problem Solving
Joseph Gray's Camouflage
A memoir of the artist and camouflage pioneer spanning two world wars
Dear Mr. Pop Star
Derek & Dave Philpott
Humorous letters to pop stars about their songs with genuine witty replies
So Here It Is, The Autobiography
How the boy from Wolverhampton rocked the world with Slade
Ireland's Green Larder
A glorious ramble down the centuries telling the story of food and drink in Ireland
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?
Given Half a Chance: Ten Ways to Save the World
How to address the world’s environmental challenges and make life better and more peaceful for people, nature, and the planet
Annabel Vs The Internet
The time I infiltrated Google HQ and other stories, as heard on Absolute Radio
THE LURE OF GREATNESS: England’s Brexit and America’s Trump
From the writer and co-founder of openDemocracy, a forensic and sweeping polemic
Street photography and short stories
A personal journey into the music that shaped the 90s
A Mighty Boy
A powerful memoir about love and loss
Death and the Elephant
A memoir about fighting cancer and gambling
Why Do Birds Suddenly Disappear?
A lapsed and hopeless birdwatcher’s attempt to see 200 birds in a year