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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The Philosopher Queens

Rebecca Buxton and Lisa Whiting

A book about women in philosophy by women in philosophy

115% funded

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To Survive is Victory: One Man’s Struggle to Forge a New China 1918-1980

Ping Lin

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.

105% funded

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Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines

Henrietta Heald

The true story of Britain’s early women engineers

104% funded

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On The Road Not Taken

Paul Dodgson

A memoir that is a love story about the transformational power of music

103% funded

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Reel Love

Owen Michael Johnson

A coming-of-age graphic novel that is a love letter to the silver screen

103% funded

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Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons: The Life and Legacy of Larry Stephens

Julie Warren

The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.

103% funded

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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

102% funded

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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

102% funded

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Eileen: The Making of Orwell

Sylvia Topp

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.

102% funded

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Head Shot

Victoria Nixon

How does a Vogue model confront a double family suicide and live a normal life?

102% funded

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The Coincidence of Novembers

Edited by Sandy Nairne

A selection of autobiographical writings by Sir Patrick Nairne (1921 – 2013)

101% funded

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Mud, Maul, Mascara: How I Led My Country, and Lived to Tell the Tale

Catherine Spencer

The inspirational story of a woman who just wanted to have fun, find love and win the rugby World Cup

100% funded

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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

100% funded

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The Replacement Girl: A Life in 24 Frames

John-Michael O'Sullivan

A biography of Barbara Mullen, one of the twentieth century's great fashion models

67% funded

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

65% funded

From Crimea with Love

Jason Salkey

A memoir from the actor who played Rifleman Harris on Sharpe's Rifles

57% funded

Here and There

Jillian Edelstein

The acclaimed photographer Jillian Edelstein discovers a lost branch of her family, drawing her into stories of displacement that we all hold in common

56% funded

Not As Nature Intended

Rich Hardy

A story of the people and industries exploiting animals for food, fashion and entertainment from the unique perspective of an undercover investigator.

51% funded

Like an Orange

Wallis Eates

A collaborative graphic novel about brain injury survivors incorporating their words and pictures.

44% funded

Paint My Name In Black And Gold

Mark Andrews

Paint My Name In Black And Gold is the story of the first five years of The Sisters of Mercy.

44% funded

THIS PARTY’S DEAD

Erica Buist

Grief, Joy and Spilled Rum at the World’s Death Festivals

43% funded

Good Taste: A Decorator's Cookbook

Nicky Haslam

Part memoir, part recipe book, part visual history and part intimate revelation by the celebrated interior designer

40% funded

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.

38% funded

All My Worldly Joy

Laura Wood

A memoir of motherhood and mental health

36% funded