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.

500% funded

Audio project Published

Fear Hack

Hilary Gallo

How what scares us, makes us.

105% 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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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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21 Miles

Jessica Hepburn

Swimming in search of the meaning of motherhood

105% 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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The Quiet Fan

Ian Plenderleith

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

128% 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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Attack of the Flickering Skeletons

Stuart Ashen

More Terrible Old Games You've Probably Never Heard Of

279% funded

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Better

John Grant

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

110% funded

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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

118% 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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Dear Mr. Pop Star

Derek & Dave Philpott

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

116% 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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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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Given Half a Chance: Ten Ways to Save the World

Edward Davey

How to address the world’s environmental challenges and make life better and more peaceful for people, nature, and the planet

115% 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

134% funded

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Sparks

Stephen Leslie

Street photography and short stories

105% funded

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Memory Songs

James Cook

A personal journey into the music that shaped the 90s

103% funded

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A Mighty Boy

Sarah Pullen

A powerful memoir about love and loss

134% funded

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Death and the Elephant

Raz Shaw

A memoir about fighting cancer and gambling

102% funded

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Why Do Birds Suddenly Disappear?

Lev Parikian

A lapsed and hopeless birdwatcher’s attempt to see 200 birds in a year

131% funded

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