A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
Some Old Bloke
Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines
The true story of Britain’s early women engineers
Rife: Twenty Stories from Britain’s Youth
A book of essays by writers under 24, edited
The Philosopher Queens
Rebecca Buxton and Lisa Whiting
A book about women in philosophy by women in philosophy
Zippy and Me: The Remarkable Life in Puppets of Rainbow’s Ronnie Le Drew
Ronnie Le Drew and Duncan Barrett and Nuala Calvi
The hilarious autobiography of Rainbow puppeteer Ronnie Le Drew
On The Road Not Taken
A memoir that is a love story about the transformational power of music
News From The Home Front
Rachael de Moravia
An insider's account of life as a military wife; of life on the home front, in the fall-out zone of the modern Royal Air Force
Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons: The Life and Legacy of Larry Stephens
The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.
Eileen: The Making of Orwell
The never before told story of George Orwell’s first wife, a woman who shaped, supported and even saved the life of one of the 20th century’s greatest writers.
How does a Vogue model confront a double family suicide and live a normal life?
Girl With a Gun: A Teenage Freedom Fighter in Iran
Diana Nammi and Karen Attwood
A gripping and moving first-hand account of one woman’s fight to change the world around her
Mud, Maul, Mascara: How I Led My Country, and Lived to Tell the Tale
The inspirational story of a woman who just wanted to have fun, find love and win the rugby World Cup
How one woman's road trip became a sexual revolution
Boy Soldier: Memoirs of a Child Soldier From Northern Uganda
Norman Okello and Theo Hollander
The inspiring life story of a former child soldier from northern Uganda
To Survive is Victory: One Man’s Struggle to Forge a New China 1918-1980
The story of one remarkable and man and his family who remains committed to the ideals of the original revolution despite decades of persecution, torture and imprisonment.
The Coincidence of Novembers
Edited by Sandy Nairne
A selection of autobiographical writings by Sir Patrick Nairne (1921 – 2013)
Sew on the Go: a maker's journey
Mary Jane Baxter
An inspiring road trip and a practical guide to crafting wherever you find yourself
The Replacement Girl: A Life in 24 Frames
A biography of Barbara Mullen, one of the twentieth century's great fashion models
Mary Jane Paterson and Jo Thompson
A correspondence between a hopeless gardener and a hopeful cook
Good Taste: A Decorator's Cookbook
Part memoir, part recipe book, part visual history and part intimate revelation by the celebrated interior designer
Like an Orange
A collaborative graphic novel about brain injury survivors incorporating their words and pictures.
From Crimea with Love
A memoir from the actor who played Rifleman Harris on Sharpe's Rifles
THIS PARTY’S DEAD
Grief, Joy and Spilled Rum at the World’s Death Festivals
A Wild and Precious Life: A Recovery Anthology
Lily Dunn and Zoe Gilbert
Addiction, physical and mental illness and its aftermath: a collection of stories and poetry from writers in recovery.
A Definition of Snow
Annina Lux (editor)
Fifteen voices of social, humanitarian, development and peace workers working in their native country or region
All My Worldly Joy
A memoir of motherhood and mental health
Pride, Not Prejudice
Edited by Helen Belcher
A collection of 21 essays written by transgender and non-binary people in the UK.
Bad News From The Stars: The Life and Music of Serge Gainsbourg
The most comprehensive account yet of the French genius.
The Rake's Progress
Alexander Larman and Gustav Temple
A history of hellraisers told in twenty biographies