Mansplaining Masculinity

Dave Pickering

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

15% funded

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.

74% funded

Glarnies, Green Berets & Goons: The Life and Legacy of Larry Stephens

Julie Warren

The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.

59% funded

On The Road Not Taken

Paul Dodgson

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

86% funded

Here and There

Jillian Edelstein

The acclaimed photographer Jillian Edelstein discovers a lost branch of her family, drawing her into stories of displacement that we all hold in common

46% funded

Girl With a Gun: A Teenage Freedom Fighter in Iran

Diana Nammi and Karen Attwood

A gripping and moving first-hand account of one woman’s fight to change the world around her

89% funded

The Replacement Girl: A Life in 24 Frames

John-Michael O'Sullivan

A biography of Barbara Mullen, one of the twentieth century's great fashion models

38% funded

Pride, Not Prejudice

Edited by Helen Belcher

A collection of 21 essays written by transgender and non-binary people in the UK.

25% funded

A Mighty Boy

Sarah Pullen

A powerful memoir about love and loss

134% funded



Ping Lin

LIN Xiangbei, an ordinary man, gave his heart and soul to his country in the struggle to forge "The New China" and, in the end, to survive was victory

65% funded

Head Shot

Victoria Nixon

How does it feel to be a Vogue model with the world at your feet, confronting a double family suicide and fighting for your life?

8% funded

The Intrapreneur

Gib Bulloch

Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.

159% funded


Agrippina: Empress, Exile, Hustler, Whore

Emma Southon

A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world

144% funded



Rose Bretécher

A tragicomic memoir about intrusive sexual thoughts

154% 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


Springfield Road

Salena Godden

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

113% funded


The Irish Pasha

Louise Foxcroft

The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist

106% funded


The Sussex Devils

Marc Heal

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

105% funded


Left Field

David Wilson

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

108% funded


Rinse, Spin, Repeat

Edie Fassnidge

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

115% funded


Kicking The Bar

Wynn Wheldon

A brand new biography of the legendary broadcaster, Huw Wheldon

117% funded


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


Angel Dorothy

Jane Brown

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

102% funded


First in the World Somewhere

Penny Pepper

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

106% funded