New Times

Matt Jordan

Politics and culture, naïvete and cynicism among ’80s radicals, ’90s Blairites and beyond, from Manchester to London to the verges of Putin's Russia

100% funded


Bandstands: Pavilions for music, leisure and entertainment

Paul Rabbitts

A beautifully illustrated history of bandstands and other pavilions built for music.

33% funded

No One You Know

Anthony Wilson and Sue Dymoke

75 great poems you never knew existed.

37% funded

Enfants de la Patrie

Philippe Auclair

The definitive history of modern French football.

0% funded

A Definition of Snow

Annina Lux (editor)

Fifteen voices of social, humanitarian, development and peace workers working in their native country or region

28% funded

The Little Girl Who Gave Zero Fucks

Amy Kean (author) and Jessica Milton (illustrator)

A fairy tale of everyday bravery and beautifully illustrated feminist handbook for the modern day

117% funded


Innocents To The Slaughter

Helen Maskew

1838, a year after the Seddon union affair, Hudson and Lawes are on the case of illegal child labour and, even worse, baby-farming, among the mills and moorland of Bingley, Yorkshire.

100% funded


Dishonourable Member

Nathaniel Tapley

Explosive diaries from Britain's most bulbous MP

39% funded

The Surfboard

Dan Kieran

The CEO of Unbound spends a week in Cornwall building a wooden surfboard to try and work out how to evolve within his company.

100% funded


Night Time Cool

Jamie Paradise

Detective Frederick Street loves his son Elvis: Elvis detests his dad: each wants to shake the other down over a bent cocaine deal involving porn impresario, Wade Long, and Shoreditch spiv, James Maroon.

102% funded


Who Killed Mary Ashford?

Elizabeth Cooke

The case in 1817 made legal history and national headlines - but was Mary Ashford really murdered?

6% funded

In Exile

Alexandra Turney

A melancholy Dionysus is re-born in 20th century Rome and creates a new cult – three teenage girls who will do anything to prove their devotion.

70% funded

The City Will Love You

Nii Ayikwei Parkes

Stories that peel the skin off cities to reveal the beautiful dramas within; from Toulouse to Monrovia, no street is without a simmering flood of possibilities.

15% funded

Nothing But A Good Time

Justin Quirk

A cultural history of Glam Metal: where it came from, how it defined America in the 1980s and how it all came crashing down.

61% funded

Altai Whitewater Guidebook

Anton Sveshnikov

The first complete guidebook about Altai whitewater for kayakers and rafters

6% funded

East of England

Eamonn Griffin

Sharp and atmospheric; a rural take on the noir thriller. A vivid new voice.

32% funded

Pour On Water

Ava Vidal

A fast-paced story about community, corruption and a family's fight for justice on the streets of East London.

4% funded

A Cyclist’s Guide to the Mountains – The Pyrenees

Peter Cossins

The essential guide to the passes and best bike routes in the Pyrenees

2% funded

When The Sun Rises

Russ King

If 1984 had an alien Big Sister who took on the patriarchy with a bunch of social misfits.

8% funded