A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
Swimming in search of the meaning of motherhood
Essays on success, by high-achieving people with learning disabilities.
101 rare, weird and important Japanese video games
The untold story of a creative, innovative, fiercely-independent gaming scene that was serially ignored by the outside world
An anthology on the subject of refugees, asylum seekers and migration focusing on the experiences of children and young people
A nature book, but not quite like any you’ll have read before
Imagine the past in colour? Now you don’t have to…
Go behind the scenes of the National Theatre’s production of War Horse.
From beanbags to mindfulness; how wellbeing is making business more human friendly
A practical, beautiful, inspiring guide to the outdoor pools of the UK
The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.
A Celebration of the Comedy underdog
The full official story of the sophisticated silliness of Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie
A collection of 21 essays written by transgender and non-binary people in the UK.
From the writer and co-founder of openDemocracy, a forensic and sweeping polemic
The individual stories of the girls who screamed for The Beatles
Collating the obscure dregs of the eighties and nineties video game industry so we can all point and laugh
The hidden silly side of higher education
The mysterious process of photographing spiritualist transformation
A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world
A memoir about cycling and stand-up comedy
How the boy from Wolverhampton rocked the world with Slade
A fast, funny, emotive memoir showing how most fans really follow football.
A memoir of the artist and camouflage pioneer spanning two world wars
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 snoozy travelogue around British history
The Modern Skillset for Creative Problem Solving
A comprehensive account of the landmark events which shaped the transgender community over the last five decades, told through a series of essays by real experts who were there and can describe the knock-on effects today
The time I infiltrated Google HQ and other stories, as heard on Absolute Radio