A compact, comprehensive and very silly field guide, featuring more than 200 of the best, rudest, and most hilarious Effin' Birds!
A wide-ranging and timely new perspective on writing about the natural world and our place within it
The definitive history of Quake and the Golden Age of First-Person Shooters.
A history of hellraisers told in twenty biographies
Two friends paddle, hike and wade 1300km along Angola's longest river in support of The HALO Trust's demining work.
The Totally True Not Made Up Un-Fake Chronicles of Donaeld the Unready
An exploration into the single piece of paper which has given the world more pleasure than any other
Part documentary, part ghost story
A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
101 rare, weird and important Japanese video games
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.
How We Are Failing the World's Poor
A practical, beautiful, inspiring guide to the outdoor pools of the UK
The inspirational story of a woman who just wanted to have fun, find love and win the rugby World Cup
The first complete guidebook about Altai whitewater for kayakers and rafters
Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.
The author of the Official Sloane Ranger Handbook returns to take on modern culture and politics
Lessons from some of the world's oldest companies
The true story of Britain’s early women engineers
In which Tony Hawks (who is definitely NOT Tony Hawk) swaps his fridge for a skateboard
A beautifully illustrated story of friendship, passion and useful insects
The full official story of the sophisticated silliness of Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie
Comrades! Join us in the Glorious People’s Republic of Transnistria
A biography of England's first professional black footballer, who represented Leyton Orient, West Bromwich Albion and became the first Englishman to play for Real Madrid
From the writer and co-founder of openDemocracy, a forensic and sweeping polemic
Humorous letters to pop stars about their songs with genuine witty replies
A memoir that is a love story about the transformational power of music
The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.
More Terrible Old Games You've Probably Never Heard Of
The Modern Skillset for Creative Problem Solving