A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world
A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould
A tale of love, betrayal and swimming based on the true stories of champion Victorian women.
A cornucopia of giggles, gaffs, titillation, temptations, and exceptional expertise in all things historically sexual from Dr Kate Lister aka @Whores of Yore.
In this history of Prefabs, discover why these supposedly temporary ‘people’s palaces’ are still loved and admired.
The true story of Britain’s early women engineers
A Celebration of the Comedy underdog
A dark Renaissance thriller exposing one of history's most depraved secrets
A homage to the English pub
A supernatural murder mystery novel set in late Victorian London.
A story of love, war and betrayal among the ruins of Ypres - a WW1 tale with a twist
A plot to assassinate the last Habsburg Emperor reveals the competing visions for Austria at the end of WW1
A novel about the costs of peace – and whether family or conscience should come first
A novel by Adam Roberts adapted from an original script by Anthony Burgess.
A novel about time and ageing, love and opera, set in a Venice that's constantly changing and forever stays the same
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 first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica
Is it possible to replace a life?
A boy discovers not a secret garden, but a secret city. His sister discovers Maths and the world of alchemy and their mother tries to break the bond of their love - as India hurtles towards Partition.
1838, a year after the Seddon union affair, Hudson and Lawes are on the case of illegal child labour and, even worse, baby-farming, among the mills and moorland of Bingley, Yorkshire.
'Why should people care about a murder during war time?' Two men attempt to solve the killing of a young boy during the Irish War of Independence in 1920.
A gripping Viking tale of one woman’s courage, facing old and new gods in the savage beauty of Ice Island.
160 years after the disappearance of a promising young explorer, the discovery of his missing journals finally reveals the truth behind an extraordinary adventure
A roll call of deaths from Twitter's Medieval Death Bot.
An epic work of battle and betrayal, vibrantly translated and stunningly illustrated with linocut prints by the author
Historical mystery thriller about a detective who defends justice and human rights.
Wulfaert is a story of redemption in a time of war, a tale of sacrifice and courage against all odds and a journey to the heart of the human soul.
A collection of 21 essays written by transgender and non-binary people in the UK.
Captain Jimmy Jones fears the end of the war means his luck has run out