The Black Prince

Anthony Burgess and Adam Roberts

A novel by Adam Roberts adapted from an original script by Anthony Burgess.

68% funded

The Passing Tribute

Simon Marshall

A plot to assassinate the last Habsburg Emperor reveals the competing visions for Austria at the end of WW1

14% funded

The Illustrated Wake

Caroline Ross and Paul Kingsnorth

A beautiful illustrated edition of the prize-winning novel

17% funded

Green Gold: The lost journals of John Jeffrey

Gabriel Hemery

160 years after the disappearance of a promising young explorer, the discovery of his missing journals finally reveals the truth behind an extraordinary adventure

42% funded

Trans Britain: Our Long Journey from the Shadows

Edited by Christine Burns

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

113% funded

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

81% funded

The Prize

Peter Wiltshire

A fictional glimpse into the ninth century mind of Guthrum the Dane.

22% funded

Joseph Gray's Camouflage

Mary Horlock

A memoir of the artist and camouflage pioneer spanning two world wars

117% funded

Funded

Sleeping With The Past

Jenny Ryan

A snoozy travelogue around British history

27% funded

Pride, Not Prejudice

Edited by Helen Belcher

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

23% funded

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Michael Smith

A new and handsomely illustrated translation of the Arthurian mediaeval masterpiece.

123% funded

Funded

Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines

Henrietta Heald

The true story of Britain’s early women engineers

113% funded

Funded

The Sheriff's Catch

James Vella-Bardon

A man forced to join the Spanish Armada must flee fatal capture in 16th Century Ireland

117% funded

Funded

Rebel Rebel: How Mavericks Made the Modern World

Chris Sullivan

A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould

119% funded

Funded

Breaking The Foals

Maximilian Hawker

The Troy of myth was a real city and it was called Wilusa. This is its story…

101% funded

Funded

Gin Lane Gazette

Adrian Teal

Heat magazine – 18th century style

112% funded

Published

Conversations With Spirits

E O Higgins

The story of a dissipated genius in a borrowed hat and coat

105% funded

Published

Forgotten Heroes of Comedy

Robert Ross

A Celebration of the Comedy underdog

110% funded

Funded

The Wake

Paul Kingsnorth

A post-apocalyptic novel set in 1066

116% funded

Published

Saving Bletchley Park

Sue Black

The story of the saving of the home of modern computing

219% funded

Published

The Lifers' Club

Francis Pryor

Archaeology can be a dirty business

127% funded

Published

Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay

Simon Napier-Bell

A one-volume insider history of the whole damn music business

110% funded

Published

The Irish Pasha

Louise Foxcroft

The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist

106% funded

Published

Empire of Booze

Henry Jeffreys

A history of the British Empire told through drink

131% funded

Published