Rebel Rebel: How Mavericks Made the Modern World
A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould
A Curious History of Sex
A cornucopia of giggles, gaffs, titillation, temptations, and exceptional expertise in all things historically sexual from Dr Kate Lister aka @Whores of Yore.
Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines
The true story of Britain’s early women engineers
Forgotten Heroes of Comedy
A Celebration of the Comedy underdog
Murdered by Clerks
Medieval Death Bot
A roll call of deaths from Twitter's Medieval Death Bot.
Green Gold: The Epic True Story of Victorian Plant Hunter John Jeffrey
160 years after the disappearance of a promising young explorer, the discovery of his missing journals finally reveals the truth behind an extraordinary adventure
Blood On The Stone
Historical mystery thriller about a detective who defends justice and human rights.
The Passing Tribute
A plot to assassinate the last Habsburg Emperor reveals the competing visions for Austria at the end of WW1
The Book of Bera: Obsidian
A gripping Viking tale of one woman’s courage, facing old and new gods in the savage beauty of Ice Island.
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.
The Undiscovered Country
'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.
The Private Life of Lord Byron
The first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica
The Inside City
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.
King Arthur's Death
An epic poem of the fall of kings, vibrantly translated and stunningly illustrated with linocut prints by the author of Unbound’s Sir Gawain
Two agents – one in England, one in Germany; both against Hitler – both determined to save him. Why?
Three 17th Century female spies work secretly to restore Charles II to the throne.
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.
Five Cards To Kiev
Captain Jimmy Jones fears the end of the war means his luck has run out
The Illustrated Wake
Caroline Ross and Paul Kingsnorth
A beautiful illustrated edition of the prize-winning novel
The Secret Commonwealth
History and folklore collide when a 17th century alchemist discovers there are supernatural forces at work as England slides towards Civil War
The Socialist Republic Of South London
A pan-European family saga spanning 70 years detailing the fight against fascism and globalisation.
Saving Bletchley Park
The story of the saving of the home of modern computing
Agrippina: Empress, Exile, Hustler, Whore
A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
A new and handsomely illustrated translation of the Arthurian mediaeval masterpiece.
The Paper Time Machine
Wolfgang Wild and Jordan Lloyd
Imagine the past in colour? Now you don’t have to…
Empire of Booze
A history of the British Empire told through drink
The strangest detective story in the history of music
The Lifers' Club
Archaeology can be a dirty business
The Sheriff's Catch
A man forced to join the Spanish Armada must flee fatal capture in 16th Century Ireland