Dear Mr Darwin

Stephanie Bretherton

A gripping story of love, survival and human ingenuity

61% funded

Cull

Tanvir Bush

A fabulous, funny, sharp, outrageous satire about the deadly dark side of discrimination

63% funded

The Backstreets of Purgatory

Helen Taylor

Caravaggio in Glasgow: A Tale of Art, Insanity and Irn Bru

101% funded

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Bad Romance

Emily Hill

A dark, funny and feminist debut short story collection

101% funded

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The Glorious Dead

Tim Atkinson

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

102% funded

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Late Night Philosophy

Iona Lee

The pin sharp first collection by the reigning Scottish Poetry Slam Champion

45% 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

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Bulldog

Claudio Corbisiero

Owen Treadwell has a bad habit of focusing on his past. Soon it will be time for him to finally focus on his future

104% funded

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Springfield Road

Salena Godden

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

113% funded

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Crushed Mexican Spiders

Tibor Fischer

Dark, clever, funny: two new stories from a modern master

105% funded

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26 Treasures

John Simmons

An illustrated anthology in which 26 writers respond to 26 treasures in 4 museums, using only 62 words

118% funded

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Conversations With Spirits

E O Higgins

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

105% funded

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The Wake

Paul Kingsnorth

A post-apocalyptic novel set in 1066

116% funded

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The House of Fiction

Phyllis Richardson

A cultural exploration of British houses in fiction

107% funded

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How Freakin' Zeitgeist Are You?

Murray Lachlan Young

Here it is at last – all my poetry collected in one place. Oh, and some illustrations too

146% funded

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The Private Life of the Diary

Sally Bayley

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

113% funded

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Versailles

Yannick Hill

An epic novel about identity in the internet age

104% funded

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The Half Life of Joshua Jones

Danny Scheinmann

A genre-busting novel about love, death and self-discovery from the best-selling author of Random Acts of Heroic Love

107% funded

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First Light

Erica Wagner

An anthology celebrating the life of author Alan Garner

126% funded

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The Private Life of Lord Byron

Antony Peattie

The first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica

100% funded

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The Serendipity Foundation

Sam Smit

Terrorism with a social conscience, a debut novel

139% funded

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A Country of Refuge

Lucy Popescu

An Anthology of Writing on Asylum Seekers from Britain and Ireland's Finest Voices edited

123% funded

Published