A Melancholy Event
By Dan Glaister
An eerie novel of possession and compulsion, of a young woman propelled to fulfil a macabre destiny
By Jessica Duchen
The mystery of Beethoven's lost love – Immortal Beloved.
By Freya Aitken-Turff and Xiao Ma
The rich history of London’s most iconic cultural districts
The Plague and Doctor Caim
By G.E. Gallas
A darkly humorous graphic novel about a doctor grappling against the Black Death.
The Secret Commonwealth
By Jane Stevenson
History and folklore collide when a 17th century alchemist discovers there are supernatural forces at work as England slides towards Civil War
The Illustrated Wake
By Caroline Ross and Paul Kingsnorth
A beautiful illustrated edition of the prize-winning novel
By Alex Rawlings
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 Curious History of Sex
By Kate Lister
A cornucopia of giggles, gaffs, titillation, temptations, and exceptional expertise in all things historically sexual from Dr Kate Lister aka @Whores of Yore.
The Undiscovered Country
By Aidan McQuade
'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.
King Arthur's Death
By Michael Smith
An epic poem of the fall of kings, vibrantly translated and stunningly illustrated with linocut prints by the author of Unbound’s Sir Gawain
By Alan Hescott
Two agents – one in England, one in Germany; both against Hitler – both determined to save him. Why?
By Pete Langman
Three 17th Century female spies work secretly to restore Charles II to the throne.