“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 novel that will bring you to the dark heart of Singapore's maid culture
A Young Adult comic fantasy novel, about a teenage boy who is granted an infinite number of wishes -
Stories inspired by the notorious barred list from the Half Moon in Herne Hill
A fast, funny, emotive memoir showing how most fans really follow football.
A tale of love, betrayal and swimming based on the true stories of champion Victorian women.
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.
A collection of poems ranging from the funny to the frightening
In a not too distant future, people are split into either Citizens with rights or VOIDs with nothing. Forced to live in the former port, the VOIDs have adapted to the floods; the brutal nature of life outside of society however, is not so easy.
A novel that takes the premise of ANIMAL FARM and applies it to the life of Margaret Thatcher.
A young boy travels to a magical realm and is set three impossible tasks to win the essence of time itself in order to save his dying mother
"The I is a thing of the moment, and yet our lives are ruled by it. We cannot rid ourselves of this inexistent thing." (John Gray, Straw Dogs, 2002) A novel on the nature of the self
A dark Renaissance thriller exposing one of history's most depraved secrets
The existential odyssey of a heartsick politician to save a war-torn, post-austerity Europe from algorithmic autocracy
The Afterlife's biggest rock festival is interrupted when headliner John Lennon vanishes; now promoter Felix Romsey has to get him back
In Truth, Madness is the fictional story of a correspondent driven to despair by the Middle East and South Asia. A reporter strives to find the truth. The more truth they find, the more maddening the world becomes
A humorous guide to the less beaten paths of London, south of the river
An extraordinary story of how six children became the first astronauts to go to Mars.
A novel about one woman's fear of dying and her relentless pursuit of eternal life
If it's all you've ever known, if there is no comparable, then is it bad? In a post-apocalyptic world where would your moral compass sit?!
Owen Treadwell has a bad habit of focusing on his past. Soon it will be time for him to finally focus on his future
A debut poetry collection that asks the age old question: if you throw a pineapple in a pool - would it sink or float?
Nineteen years old with freshly dyed blue hair, punk rocker Gail places an advert in a music paper for ‘likeminded friends and weirdos’. Soap the Stamps, Jump the Tube follows her autobiographical journey through the 80s underground music and squatting scene in London
Go behind the scenes of the National Theatre’s production of War Horse.
Purple People is a jolly dystopia, telling the story of an outlandish scheme to curtail crime and anti-social behaviour - by dyeing offenders purple - and the news-loving lass who investigates it
A group of 13-year-old boys go hiking on the moors of South West England -- and gradually begin to disappear, one by one.
The debut collection of comedy short stories, poems and plays by writer, comedian and national poetry slam champion Daniel Piper.
A pacy literary thriller set in the 1980s’ disco era
From the Emmy Award-winning writer, a novel about an Antiques Whisperer and forgery hunter on the trail of a mysterious document