The extraordinary science behind what makes babies happy and why
“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 biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world
A personal, passionate and practical guide to the mental health benefits of bird watching.
A guide to killing your monsters
From the creator of Letters of Note, a compelling collection of history’s best speeches
The full official story of the sophisticated silliness of Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie
A nurse's battle against the UK Government after she was sacked from the army for being a lesbian
A fast, funny, emotive memoir showing how most fans really follow football.
A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould
A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
The one and only picnic book you'll ever need
A photography book celebrating the powerful identity of Sikhs.
A cornucopia of giggles, gaffs, titillation, temptations, and exceptional expertise in all things historically sexual from Dr Kate Lister aka @Whores of Yore.
A hilarious collection of correspondence
A unique glimpse into previously unseen sketch books
The true story of Britain’s early women engineers
Humorous letters to pop stars about their songs with genuine witty replies
Why changing your media diet can change the world
A practical, beautiful, inspiring guide to the outdoor pools of the UK
How to address the world’s environmental challenges and make life better and more peaceful for people, nature, and the planet
What does a good life look like, and how can we live it?
A high-octane first-person history of the last 40 years of rock music
A book for children
A wide-ranging and timely new perspective on writing about the natural world and our place within it
30 lessons from the Cooking Vinyl story
A Celebration of the Comedy underdog
A book of essays by writers under 24, edited