The Black Prince
Anthony Burgess and Adam Roberts
A novel by Adam Roberts adapted from an original script by Anthony Burgess.
A boy discovers not a secret garden, but a secret city. His sister discovers Maths and the world of alchemy and their mother tries to break the bond of their love - as India hurtles towards Partition.
The Passing Tribute
A plot to assassinate the last Habsburg Emperor reveals the competing visions for Austria at the end of WW1
The Book of Bera: Obsidian
A gripping Viking tale of one woman’s courage, facing old and new gods in the savage beauty of Ice Island.
Bandstands: Pavilions for music, leisure and entertainment
A beautifully illustrated history of bandstands and other pavilions built for music.
The Undiscovered Country
'Why should people care about a murder during war time?' Two men attempt to solve the killing of a young boy during the Irish War of Independence in 1920.
Saving Bletchley Park
The story of the saving of the home of modern computing
A one-volume insider history of the whole damn music business
The Irish Pasha
The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist
Empire of Booze
A history of the British Empire told through drink
The Private Life of the Diary
From Pepys to Tweets: a history of the diary as an art form
The Way, The Truth and The Dead
Alan Cadbury is back in the thrilling sequel to The Lifers' Club
The Private Life of Lord Byron
The first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica
Encounters With Harriet Martineau
A biography of Harriet Martineau, the first female journalist
A supernatural murder mystery novel set in late Victorian London.
Five Cards To Kiev
Captain Jimmy Jones fears the end of the war means his luck has run out
On The House
A tale of murder, suicide and the treatment of inmates in a small Suffolk workhouse in 1838
Agrippina: Empress, Exile, Hustler, Whore
A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world
The Rebels' Riot Feast
Adopted son of the town butcher, Ged Aldridge is on a mission to change history.
Carpe Diem Regained
The Vanishing Art of Seizing the Day
Between the Regions of Kindness
A novel about the costs of peace – and whether family or conscience should come first
America Uber Alles
Jack Fernley (aka Wayne Garvie)
Time-travelling Nazis fight the War of Independence to create a fascist USA
Joseph Gray's Camouflage
A memoir of the artist and camouflage pioneer spanning two world wars
Green Gold: The Epic True Story of Victorian Plant Hunter John Jeffrey
160 years after the disappearance of a promising young explorer, the discovery of his missing journals finally reveals the truth behind an extraordinary adventure
Trans Britain: Our Long Journey from the Shadows
Edited by Christine Burns
A comprehensive account of the landmark events which shaped the transgender community over the last five decades, told through a series of essays by real experts who were there and can describe the knock-on effects today
The Illustrated Wake
Caroline Ross and Paul Kingsnorth
A beautiful illustrated edition of the prize-winning novel
The Sheriff's Catch
A man forced to join the Spanish Armada must flee fatal capture in 16th Century Ireland
Wulfaert is a story of redemption in a time of war, a tale of sacrifice and courage against all odds and a journey to the heart of the human soul.
Daisy Belle: Swimming Champion of the World
A tale of love, betrayal and swimming based on the true stories of champion Victorian women.
The Tristan Chord
Based on the true story of Adolf Hitler’s best friend of adolescence and his roommate in Vienna