The case in 1817 made legal history and national headlines - but was Mary Ashford really murdered?
A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
A guide to killing your monsters
A stride by stride account of a 17,000km solo and unsupported running adventure over two continents and through fourteen different countries
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.
A cornucopia of giggles, gaffs, titillation, temptations, and exceptional expertise in all things historically sexual from Dr Kate Lister aka @Whores of Yore.
In 2015/16, New Mills AFC went an entire season without winning a game. In 2016/17, they let one of the UK’s most underappreciated comedians tag along for the ride.
The first biography of the cult Scottish band.
Cult Liverpool musician Paul Simpson’s memoir of a life less ordinary.
From the creators of This is Jinsy, a fun, fast-paced adventure for children of all ages
A memoir from the co-founder of the charity War Child
An adventure through cycling and philosophy
Fifteen voices of social, humanitarian, development and peace workers working in their native country or region
A tale of love, betrayal and swimming based on the true stories of champion Victorian women.
A novel by Adam Roberts adapted from an original script by Anthony Burgess.
Purple People is a jolly dystopia, telling the story of an outlandish scheme to curtail crime and anti-social behaviour - by dyeing offenders purple - and the news-loving lass who investigates it
Essays on success, by high-achieving people with learning disabilities.
A collection of stories, essays, poetry and photography around the movement for reproductive rights in Ireland
Humorous letters to pop stars about their songs with genuine witty replies
The post-truth society: how we got here; where is "here", exactly, and what on earth can we do about it?
Iranian women struggle for freedom and equality and their resistance in prison.
A memoir from the actor who played Rifleman Harris on Sharpe's Rifles
Collating the obscure dregs of the eighties and nineties video game industry so we can all point and laugh
Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.
From the writer and co-founder of openDemocracy, a forensic and sweeping polemic
A hilarious collection of correspondence
A biography of Barbara Mullen, one of the twentieth century's great fashion models
The finest, funniest stories of England, Scotland & Wales, refreshed for the 21st century. By Brother Bernard, as told to Jem Roberts.