Daisy Belle: Swimming Champion of the World

Caitlin Davies

A tale of love, betrayal and swimming based on the true stories of champion Victorian women.

107% funded

Funded

My Mr Keats

Eleanor Pilcher

A historical coming-of-age story about a young girl who befriends a dying boy kept in the attic of his family’s home

14% funded

Comeback

Chris Limb

The equally absurd worlds of modern celebrity and ancient mythology collide when pop singer Genie searches for her dead lover in the afterlife

14% funded

The Hourglass

Liz Heron

A novel about time and ageing, love and opera, set in a Venice that's constantly changing and forever stays the same

56% funded

City of the Key

Kathy Calmejane

Young Ara finds herself far from home, on what seems to be a flying pirate ship, desperately trying to come to grips with powers that could change the world.

1% funded

Domini Mortum

Paul Holbrook

A supernatural murder mystery novel set in late Victorian London.

78% funded

Purple People

Kate Bulpitt

Purple People is a jolly dystopia, telling the story of an outlandish scheme to curtail crime and anti-social behaviour - by dyeing offenders purple - and the news-loving lass who investigates it

57% funded

Soap The Stamps, Jump The Tube

Gail Thibert

Nineteen years old with freshly dyed blue hair, punk rocker Gail places an advert in a music paper for ‘likeminded friends and weirdos’. Soap the Stamps, Jump the Tube follows her autobiographical journey through the 80s underground music and squatting scene in London

50% funded

Darwin's Soldiers

Ste Sharp

Earth’s greatest warriors fight to survive in a land where evolution is rapid, enhancing them with bizarre adaptations. John Greene, a WW1 machine gunner, struggles with his physical changes as he battles to return to his son,

62% funded

The Second Death of Daedalus Mole

Niall Slater

Daedalus Mole has made some mistakes, but taking a wanted fugitive on an interstellar pub crawl is definitely the second-worst

79% funded

Apple Island Wife: One Woman's Adventures on Five Acres in Tasmania

Fiona Stocker

What happens when you move to Tasmania on a hunch, with a husband who aspires to be an alpaca whisperer and a feral cockerel? Can you cook the cockerel for dinner, or has it got rigor mortis?

46% funded

Bobby Denise Is Reigning Rampant

Daniel Ross

The darkly comic story of a retired Las Vegas stage magician and big cat enthusiast, dragged back into the spotlight by the consequences of one huge mistake.

45% funded

Stranger In My Heart

Mary Monro

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.

105% funded

Funded

Felix Romsey's Afterparty

Tim Thornton

The Afterlife's biggest rock festival is interrupted when headliner John Lennon vanishes; now promoter Felix Romsey has to get him back

106% funded

Funded

Dear Mr Darwin

Stephanie Bretherton

The future is ours to shape, but history is made by the survivors… In a timeless tale of love and human ingenuity, two women are separated by millennia but connected by hope

70% funded

Borrowed

Shona Kinsella (editor)

Eight authors from eight locations come together to tell the stories of one small-town library and its patrons and staff

9% funded

Fukushima Dreams

Zelda Rhiando

A gripping literary thriller set in post-tsunami Japan, where a missing child continues to haunt his parents long after the waves have receded.

102% funded

Funded

Sour Fruit

Eli Allison

In a not too distant future, people are split into either Citizens with rights or VOIDs with nothing. Forced to live in the former port, the VOIDs have adapted to the floods; the brutal nature of life outside of society however, is not so easy.

92% funded

Discarded

Mark A. Ciccone

Two presumed-dead genetically augmented soldiers search for the truth of their origins... and discover far more than they ever imagined.

16% funded

A Blindefellows Chronicle

Auriel Roe

A composite comic novel; thirteen interconnected stories that take place over forty years. Its setting is Blindefellows, a second rate public school in the West Country

101% funded

Published

Heart of Glass

Ivy Ngeow

A pacy literary thriller set in the 1980s’ disco era

101% funded

Funded

Wulfaert

Alex Rawlings

Wulfaert is a story of redemption in a time of war, a tale of sacrifice and courage against all odds and a journey to the heart of the human soul.

33% funded

The End Of Politicians

Brett Hennig

It's time for a real democracy

107% funded

Published