Historical mystery thriller about a detective who defends justice and human rights.
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.
A roll call of deaths from Twitter's Medieval Death Bot.
An epic work of battle and betrayal, vibrantly translated and stunningly illustrated with linocut prints by the author
A gripping Viking tale of one woman’s courage, facing old and new gods in the savage beauty of Ice Island.
Imagine the past in colour? Now you don’t have to…
Heat magazine – 18th century style
The story of a dissipated genius in a borrowed hat and coat
A Celebration of the Comedy underdog
A post-apocalyptic novel set in 1066
The story of the saving of the home of modern computing
Archaeology can be a dirty business
A one-volume insider history of the whole damn music business
The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist
A history of the British Empire told through drink
A cultural exploration of British houses in fiction
A literary-historical adventure, based on the true story of Britain's most tragic queen
The amazing stories behind my second-hand books and the people who owned them
From Pepys to Tweets: a history of the diary as an art form
Alan Cadbury is back in the thrilling sequel to The Lifers' Club
The first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica
The first in a brand new series of Viking adventure fantasy novels
A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould
A supernatural murder mystery novel set in late Victorian London.
A biography of Harriet Martineau, the first female journalist
Captain Jimmy Jones fears the end of the war means his luck has run out
The strangest detective story in the history of music
A pan-European family saga spanning 70 years detailing the fight against fascism and globalisation.
A dark Renaissance thriller exposing one of history's most depraved secrets
An epic novel set in eighteenth-century India about love, loss and exile, and the fate of individuals when two cultures collide