Mud, Maul, Mascara: How I Led My Country, and Lived to Tell the Tale

Catherine Spencer

The inspirational story of a woman who just wanted to have fun, find love and win the rugby World Cup

73% funded

How to Come Alive Again

Beth McColl

A guide to killing your monsters

135% funded

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The Book of Bera: Obsidian

Suzie Wilde

A gripping Viking tale of one woman’s courage, facing old and new gods in the savage beauty of Ice Island.

66% funded

Meeting Odette

Jessica Duchen

Odette, Swan Lake’s enchanted swan princess, is still trying to break her spell

80% funded

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.

118% funded

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Repeal the 8th Anthology

Una Mullally (editor)

A collection of stories, essays, poetry and photography around the movement for reproductive rights in Ireland

110% funded

Published

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

105% funded

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Heart of Glass

Ivy Ngeow

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

103% funded

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Cut From the Same Cloth

Sabeena Akhtar (editor)

A ground-breaking collection of essays written by British hijabis

68% funded

F**k The Radio, We've Got Apple Juice

Miranda Ward

How do you make a living as a band in a world that doesn't want to pay?

109% funded

Published

Chichester Festival Theatre at Fifty

Kate Mosse

A celebration of Chichester's theatre by the city's most celebrated author

103% funded

Published

The Elegant Art Of Falling Apart

Jessica Jones

Sometimes we have to lose everything to understand this moment is all we have

105% funded

Published

Brenda Monk Is Funny

Katy Brand

Meet Brenda Monk - she's a woman who does stand up

114% funded

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Smart Tart

Tamasin Day-Lewis

A life spent cooking and writing turned into a delicious memoir

111% funded

Published

Unchosen

Julie Burchill

The UK’s most controversial journalist on why she loves the Jewish people

126% funded

Published

Saving Bletchley Park

Sue Black

The story of the saving of the home of modern computing

219% funded

Published

Springfield Road

Salena Godden

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

113% funded

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Family Breakdown

Penelope Leach

Childcare expert Penelope Leach shows that we can make the divorce process better for children

105% funded

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The Irish Pasha

Louise Foxcroft

The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist

106% funded

Published

The House of Fiction

Phyllis Richardson

A cultural exploration of British houses in fiction

110% funded

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Pure

Rose Bretécher

A tragicomic memoir about intrusive sexual thoughts

154% funded

Published

Dead Babies and Seaside Towns

Alice Jolly

A compelling memoir of stillbirth, surrogacy and seaside towns

110% funded

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Living Food: A Feast For Soil & Soul

Daphne Lambert

A life changing journey through soil, food, love, conviviality & nourishment

118% funded

Published

Lifeshambles

Liz Fraser

Indispensable and hilarious* notes on midlife (*possibly a lie)

40% funded

Perfect Picnic

Tamasin Day-Lewis

The one and only picnic book you'll ever need

114% funded

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Rinse, Spin, Repeat

Edie Fassnidge

A graphic novel about my experience of the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004

115% funded

Published

The Private Life of the Diary

Sally Bayley

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

113% funded

Published