The Optimist

Sophie Kipner

A delusional girl’s very misguided search for love

111% funded

Published

The Sewing Machine

Natalie Fergie

3 secrets. 27 notebooks. 4 generations. 1 blog. Millions of stitches.

116% funded

Published

The Thirty Five Timely & Untimely Deaths Of Cumberland County

Mason Ball

1934: a doctor struggles with belief, mortality and murder; a novel inspired by real events

107% funded

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Slow Motion

Jennifer Pierce

Reunited as teenagers, two childhood friends discover the secrets and complexities of their image-obsessed hometown

81% funded

Transilience

Kevin Bragg

Daniel Helmqvist, a PI in Mars’s only city, risks his career and his life to solve two high-stakes cases

105% funded

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The Broken Mirror

Jonathan Coe and Chiara Coccorese

A fable for all ages about a mirror which reflects an alternative world

104% funded

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Time's Fool

Alys Earl

A novel for M R James fans who sometimes want something a little more modern and edgy from their weird fiction

102% funded

Published

All The Perverse Angels

Sarah K. Marr

Spanning Victorian Oxford to the London of the 1980s, “All the Perverse Angels” is a novel about the nature of loss and the confusion of love, about the stories we are told and the stories we tell ourselves

114% funded

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The Backstreets of Purgatory

Helen Taylor

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

107% funded

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Ten Little Astronauts

Damon L.Wakes

An Agatha Christie-inspired murder mystery novella set on board an interstellar spacecraft

134% funded

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The Speed of Life

Richard Jobson

Two time travelling Aliens arrive on Earth searching for David Bowie

127% funded

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Bitter Leaves

Tabatha Stirling

A novel that will bring you to the dark heart of Singapore's maid culture

140% funded

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The Second Death of Daedalus Mole

Niall Slater

Daedalus Mole has made some mistakes, but taking a wanted fugitive on an interstellar pub crawl is definitely the second-worst

106% funded

Published

A Blindefellows Chronicle

Auriel Roe

A composite comic novel; thirteen interconnected stories that take place over forty years. Its setting is Blindefellows, a second rate public school in the West Country

102% funded

Published

Indignitas

David Llewellyn

A serial killer comedy set in a euthanasia clinic

31% funded

The Meal Of Fortune

Philip Brady

The worlds of arms dealing, espionage and TV cookery collide in a fast moving comedy caper

102% funded

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We Care For You

Paul Kitcatt

Would you let a robot care for your elderly mother – and what would the robot want in return?

101% funded

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Sparks

Stephen Leslie

Street photography and short stories

105% funded

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The Secret Commonwealth

Jane Stevenson

History and folklore collide when a 17th century alchemist discovers there are supernatural forces at work as England slides towards Civil War

16% funded

Dad Droid

Chris Bran and Justin Chubb

From the creators of This is Jinsy, a fun, fast-paced adventure for children of all ages

111% funded

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Twice The Speed Of Dark

Lulu Allison

What does it mean to care about the deaths of distant strangers? What does it take to bear the loss of a child?

104% funded

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Pimple

Ryan Weeks

Pimple is the tale of a new app – an Uber for the sex trade – and of the disruption that its rise to prominence causes to the lives of London’s prostitutes and pimps

101% funded

Published

Supernova Hangover

Emma Jones

Supernova Hangover is a fast, funny story of nineties’ hedonism. A time when you could eat yourself sick on ambition – if you were up for adventure and had the bottle to see it through

102% funded

Published

The Burning Hill

A.D. Flint

Robbed and shot on Copacabana Beach, a young British soldier sets out to save the favela kid who nearly killed him:

100% funded

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Go West

David Quantick

From the Emmy Award-winning writer, a novel about an Antiques Whisperer and forgery hunter on the trail of a mysterious document

109% funded

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Bad Romance

Emily Hill

A dark, funny and feminist debut short story collection

104% funded

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The Cartography of Others

Catherine McNamara

The Cartography of Others is a collection of short stories that explores the geography of the body and the migration of the heart

104% funded

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January Man

Buck Mulligan

6 weeks to build a bomb. 1 day to find it.

1% funded

A Country To Call Home

Lucy Popescu

An anthology on the subject of refugees, asylum seekers and migration focusing on the experiences of children and young people

107% funded

Published

Axiom

Sebastian Ives

If it's all you've ever known, if there is no comparable, then is it bad? In a post-apocalyptic world where would your moral compass sit?!

105% funded

Published