A history of hellraisers told in twenty biographies
Dave Pickering tries to explain masculinity, both to you and to himself
Part memoir, part recipe book, part visual history and part intimate revelation by the celebrated interior designer
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.
A gripping and moving first-hand account of one woman’s fight to change the world around her
The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.
Jet-set around the world with a Sixties fashion model coming to terms with family tragedy with disarming humour and hidden resilience
The inspirational story of a woman who just wanted to have fun, find love and win the rugby World Cup
A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.
The first biography of the cult Scottish band.
The thrilling story of the world’s first film-maker – and his mysterious disappearance
A lapsed and hopeless birdwatcher’s attempt to see 200 birds in a year
The true story of Britain’s early women engineers
Austen vs. Bronte: Bonnets at Dawn is a literary thunderdome. Four of the greatest English authors will enter and only one will be crowned Queen...
Fifteen voices of social, humanitarian, development and peace workers working in their native country or region
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
A memoir that is a love story about the transformational power of music
Go behind the scenes of the National Theatre’s production of War Horse.
The hilarious autobiography of Rainbow puppeteer Ronnie Le Drew
Sometimes we have to lose everything to understand this moment is all we have
A poetic, funny and touching memoir of childhood in the 1970s
The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist
A tragicomic memoir about intrusive sexual thoughts
The Satanic Panic Of The 1980s – A Memoir And A Mystery Story
A memoir from the co-founder of the charity War Child
A graphic novel about my experience of the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004
A brand new biography of the legendary broadcaster, Huw Wheldon
Leading authority on Brown publishes long-awaited celebration to mark his 300th anniversary
A new biography of the woman behind Dartington Hall, American heiress Dorothy Elmhirst