Wolmar’s Railway Library

Christian Wolmar

A collection of the world’s finest railway books personally selected by Britain’s leading railway historian

101% funded

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Seas of Snow

Kerensa Jennings

A psychological thriller that explores whether evil is born or made

112% funded

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Rebel Rebel: How Mavericks Made the Modern World

Chris Sullivan

A riotous history of people and things that broke the mould

127% funded

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Another Life

Nick Danziger and Rory MacLean

How We Are Failing the World's Poor

105% funded

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First in the World Somewhere

Penny Pepper

A unique memoir of creative purpose, sexual discovery, activism - driven by defiance

106% funded

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The Star Witness

Andy Hamilton

The comedy legend’s first novel charts a TV soap star’s descent into disgrace and his attempts to recover his dignity

135% funded

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The Story of John Nightly

Tot Taylor

A novel about the rise and fall of a 70s musical prodigy

111% funded

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A Murder To Die For

Stevyn Colgan

A darkly comic farce about a murder at a murder mystery festival

118% funded

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Different Class : Fashion, Football & Funk The Story of Laurie Cunningham

Dermot Kavanagh

A biography of England's first professional black footballer, who represented Leyton Orient, West Bromwich Albion and became the first Englishman to play for Real Madrid

111% funded

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Mind is the Ride

Jet McDonald

An adventure through cycling and philosophy

104% funded

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Encounters With Harriet Martineau

Stuart Hobday

A biography of Harriet Martineau, the first female journalist

107% funded

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Domini Mortum

Paul Holbrook

A supernatural murder mystery novel set in late Victorian London.

100% funded

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Five Cards To Kiev

Dan Ellis-Jones

Captain Jimmy Jones fears the end of the war means his luck has run out

20% funded

Blind Side

Jennie Ensor

A thriller set in London during the time of the 7/7 terror attacks

104% funded

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Epic Space

Ian Martin

Is texture the new fragrance?

123% funded

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Picture This

Tobsha Learner

A literary thriller set in the art world of New York

105% funded

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A Murder Of Crows

Ian Skewis

A psychological crime thriller set in Scotland

122% funded

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Ghost Variations

Jessica Duchen

The strangest detective story in the history of music

129% funded

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The Karma Farmers

Pierre Hollins

A crime thriller, an existential mystery, a love story

105% funded

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The Socialist Republic Of South London

David Wheeler

A pan-European family saga spanning 70 years detailing the fight against fascism and globalisation.

3% funded

Dead Writers in Rehab

Paul Bassett Davies

The only thing worse than waking up with the hangover from hell is waking up with a hangover in hell

113% funded

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Joker Face

Steve Best

Portraits of Britain's leading comedians and their favourite one liners

139% funded

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Midland

James Flint

A tale of two families torn apart by hidden debts of love...

100% funded

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Decades of Lead

Pete Fowler

A unique glimpse into previously unseen sketch books

115% funded

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The Pumilio Child

Judy McInerney

A dark Renaissance thriller exposing one of history's most depraved secrets

107% funded

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You Took The Last Bus Home: The Poems of Brian Bilston

Brian Bilston

First collection from the Poet Laureate of Twitter

255% funded

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The Pagoda Tree

Claire Scobie

An epic novel set in eighteenth-century India about love, loss and exile, and the fate of individuals when two cultures collide

105% funded

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Tatterdemalion

Sylvia Linsteadt and Rima Staines

A post-apocalyptic novel rooted deep in the folkloric traditions of Old Europe, and set in a wildly re-imagined Northern California

141% funded

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On The House

Helen Maskew

A tale of murder, suicide and the treatment of inmates in a small Suffolk workhouse in 1838

100% funded

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The Wall In The Head

Christopher Beanland

A black comedy about love, loss, the death of dreams, failure, bad TV, bad jokes, brutalist buildings. And Birmingham.

13% funded