A personal, absurd celebration of the sheer joy of video games.
A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world
A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
The true story of Britain’s early women engineers
A book of essays by writers under 24, edited
Go behind the scenes of the National Theatre’s production of War Horse.
The hilarious autobiography of Rainbow puppeteer Ronnie Le Drew
A coming-of-age graphic novel that is a love letter to the silver screen
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
How does a Vogue model confront a double family suicide and live a normal life?
A memoir that is a love story about the transformational power of music
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.
The inspirational story of a woman who just wanted to have fun, find love and win the rugby World Cup
A gripping and moving first-hand account of one woman’s fight to change the world around her
How one woman's road trip became a sexual revolution
The inspiring life story of a former child soldier from northern Uganda
The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.
LIN Xiangbei, an ordinary man, gave his heart and soul to his country in the struggle to forge "The New China" and, in the end, to survive was victory
A biography of Barbara Mullen, one of the twentieth century's great fashion models
The acclaimed photographer Jillian Edelstein discovers a lost branch of her family, drawing her into stories of displacement that we all hold in common
An inspiring road trip and a practical guide to crafting wherever you find yourself
A correspondence between a hopeless gardener and a hopeful cook
A selection of autobiographical writings by Sir Patrick Nairne (1921 – 2013)
Part memoir, part recipe book, part visual history and part intimate revelation by the celebrated interior designer
A collaborative graphic novel about brain injury survivors incorporating their words and pictures.
Ideas, advice and activities to bring your creativity to life
Fifteen voices of social, humanitarian, development and peace workers working in their native country or region
Grief, Joy and Spilled Rum at the World’s Death Festivals
A collection of 21 essays written by transgender and non-binary people in the UK.