A Wild and Precious Life: A Recovery Anthology

Lily Dunn and Zoe Gilbert

Addiction, physical and mental illness and its aftermath: a collection of stories and poetry from writers in recovery.

20% funded

Mansplaining Masculinity

Dave Pickering

Dave Pickering tries to explain masculinity, both to you and to himself

21% funded

On The Road Not Taken

Paul Dodgson

A memoir that is a love story about the transformational power of music

102% funded

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Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines

Henrietta Heald

The true story of Britain’s early women engineers

115% funded

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Agrippina: Empress, Exile, Hustler, Whore

Emma Southon

A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world

167% funded

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Eileen: The Making of Orwell

Sylvia Topp

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.

101% funded

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Boy Soldier: Memoirs of a Child Soldier From Northern Uganda

Norman Okello and Theo Hollander

The inspiring life story of a former child soldier from northern Uganda

94% funded

Rhubarb Rhubarb

Mary Jane Paterson and Jo Thompson

A correspondence between a hopeless gardener and a hopeful cook

39% funded

A Mighty Boy

Sarah Pullen

A powerful memoir about love and loss

134% funded

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The Ethical Stripper

Stacey Clare

Forget everything you’ve heard about strippers: this book is an antidote to stigma, shame and stereotyping

19% funded

The Elegant Art Of Falling Apart

Jessica Jones

Sometimes we have to lose everything to understand this moment is all we have

105% funded

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Springfield Road

Salena Godden

A poetic, funny and touching memoir of childhood in the 1970s

113% funded

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The Irish Pasha

Louise Foxcroft

The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist

106% funded

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Pure

Rose Bretécher

A tragicomic memoir about intrusive sexual thoughts

155% funded

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The Sussex Devils

Marc Heal

The Satanic Panic Of The 1980s – A Memoir And A Mystery Story

105% funded

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Left Field

David Wilson

A memoir from the co-founder of the charity War Child

108% funded

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Rinse, Spin, Repeat

Edie Fassnidge

A graphic novel about my experience of the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004

116% funded

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Kicking The Bar

Wynn Wheldon

A brand new biography of the legendary broadcaster, Huw Wheldon

117% funded

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Place-making: The Art of Capability Brown, 1716-1783

John Phibbs

Leading authority on Brown publishes long-awaited celebration to mark his 300th anniversary

103% funded

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Angel Dorothy

Jane Brown

A new biography of the woman behind Dartington Hall, American heiress Dorothy Elmhirst

102% funded

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First in the World Somewhere

Penny Pepper

A unique memoir of creative purpose, sexual discovery, activism - driven by defiance

106% funded

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Different Class : Fashion, Football & Funk The Story of Laurie Cunningham

Dermot Kavanagh

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

112% funded

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Encounters With Harriet Martineau

Stuart Hobday

A biography of Harriet Martineau, the first female journalist

108% funded

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Paper Tigers

Toby Howden

Martial arts and misadventure in Japan

101% funded

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Pop Stars in My Pantry

Paul Simper

A memoir of pop folk and clubbing in the 1980s (Formerly known as Just Got Lucky: My Life in Pop)

110% funded

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The Freewheeling John Dowie

John Dowie

A memoir about cycling and stand-up comedy

105% funded

Published