I Went For a Walk

Gabriel Stewart

Gabriel Stewart decided to walk 1,000 miles around the UK on his gap year. This is the story of how it all went spectacularly wrong.

103% funded

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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

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Dishonourable Member

Nathaniel Tapley

Explosive diaries from Britain's most bulbous MP

62% 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.

105% funded

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Monopoli Blues

Tim Clark and Nick Cook

“I was offered the opportunity either to go to Australia or to go with the partisans in Northern Italy. I thought that going to the partisans would keep me nearer to my girlfriend now, my wife” (Bob Clark – IWM interview 2004) A son’s journey to uncover the story of his parents in special forces – war and love in Italy

174% funded

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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.

100% funded

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The Rooms We Never Enter

PJ Whiteley

If one of the wealthiest people in Britain falls for one of the poorest, will the money be a salvation or an unsurmountable obstacle?

60% funded

The Other Things

Jonathan Dransfield

An extraordinary story of how six children became the first astronauts to go to Mars.

116% funded

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Sanzaru Killer

Kevin Bragg

Daniel Helmqvist is back but this time he's a suspect...

40% 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.

88% funded

Note To Boy

Sue Clark

A comic novel about what happens when the worlds of a 1960s fashion diva and a modern teenager collide: she wants revenge and her reputation back; he’d settle for a safe haven and a warm coat.

63% funded

The Ballad of Sarah Callaghan

Sarah Callaghan

The Ballad of Sarah Callaghan is a collection of poems split into four sections: growth, love, heartbreak and rebirth.

10% funded

Unscripted

Claire Handscombe

No-one is a bigger fan of actor Thomas Cassidy than Libby. No-one. That's why she's totally going to marry him

101% funded

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An Other's Look

James Ellis

Sometimes, for one’s own sanity, it’s best to rip up an entire life and start again. The question is: whose life? And who does the ripping?

82% funded

The End of Magic

Mark Stay

A sweeping fantasy of magic's ending; a new name to set alongside Jen Williams and Den Patrick.

107% funded

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The Frost Fair

T. Q. Chant

When a mysterious enemy destroys the Habsburg Sky Armada's latest skyship over London, the ship's designer and her captain will expose a truth that will rock the foundation of the Empire.

12% funded

Black Box

Kevan Manwaring

Paradigms collide in this gripping journey beyond the limits of cosmos and consciousness: delving into the big questions around humanity’s survival and the existence of sentient life.

18% funded

HERE ARE THE YOUNG MEN: A Life in Music

Stephen J Harrison

A book of insider stories drawn from the music scene of the North West in the days of punk, ‘Madchester’ and acid house.

21% funded

Not Speaking

Norma Clarke

Not Speaking is a lively and unusual family memoir, and a slice of social history.

100% funded

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