Agrippina: Empress, Exile, Hustler, Whore

Emma Southon

A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world

131% funded

The Glorious Dead

Tim Atkinson

A story of love, war and betrayal among the ruins of Ypres - a WW1 tale with a twist

77% funded

Forgotten Heroes of Comedy

Robert Ross

A Celebration of the Comedy underdog

58% funded

Sanctuary: A pictorial history of Dartington Summer School of Music

Harriet Cunningham

How a music school and festival became a meeting place for the world’s greatest musicians, in words and pictures

33% funded

Carpe Diem Regained

Roman Krznaric

The Vanishing Art of Seizing the Day

116% funded

A Russian In Cambridge

Ashton Cotier

A historical novel about a Russian aristocrat who flees to England after the 1917 Revolution

22% funded

Joseph Gray's Camouflage

Mary Horlock

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

116% funded

Trans: A British History

Edited by Christine Burns

A comprehensive account of the landmark events which shaped the transgender community over the last five decades, told in 25 essays by real experts who were there and can describe the knock-on effects today

106% funded

Rebel Rebel: How Mavericks Made the Modern World

Chris Sullivan

A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould

116% funded

The Irish Pasha

Louise Foxcroft

The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist

106% funded

The Sewing Machine

Natalie Fergie

3 secrets. 27 notebooks. 4 generations. 1 blog. Millions of stitches.

113% funded

All The Perverse Angels

Sarah K. Marr

Spanning Victorian Oxford to the London of the 1980s, “All the Perverse Angels” is a novel about the nature of loss and the confusion of love, about the stories we are told and the stories we tell ourselves

110% 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

6% funded

Gin Lane Gazette

Adrian Teal

Heat magazine – 18th century style

112% funded

Conversations With Spirits

E O Higgins

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

105% funded

The Wake

Paul Kingsnorth

A post-apocalyptic novel set in 1066

116% funded

Saving Bletchley Park

Sue Black

The story of the saving of the home of modern computing

219% funded

The Lifers' Club

Francis Pryor

Archaeology can be a dirty business

127% funded

Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay

Simon Napier-Bell

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

110% funded

Empire of Booze

Henry Jeffreys

A history of the British Empire told through drink

131% funded

The House of Fiction

Phyllis Richardson

A cultural exploration of British houses in fiction

107% funded

What If The Queen Should Die?

John-Paul Flintoff

A literary-historical adventure, based on the true story of Britain's most tragic queen

103% funded

Second-Hand Stories

Josh Spero

The amazing stories behind my second-hand books and the people who owned them

107% funded

The Private Life of the Diary

Sally Bayley

From Pepys to Tweets: a history of the diary as an art form

113% funded