The acclaimed photographer Jillian Edelstein discovers a lost branch of her family, drawing her into stories of displacement that we all hold in common
Forget everything you’ve heard about strippers: this book is an antidote to stigma, shame and stereotyping
The never before told story of George Orwell’s first wife, a woman who shaped, supported and even saved the life of one of the 20th century’s greatest writers.
A memoir from the actor who played Rifleman Harris on Sharpe's Rifles
Part memoir, part recipe book, part visual history and part intimate revelation by the celebrated interior designer
A correspondence between a hopeless gardener and a hopeless cook
Grief, Joy and Spilled Rum at the World’s Death Festivals
The most comprehensive account yet of the French genius.
The remarkable story of a WWII Commando who transformed British comedy.
A biography of the most extraordinary woman in the Roman world
How does it feel to be a Vogue model with the world at your feet, confronting a double family suicide and fighting for your life?
A major new critical study of the writings of a giant of the SF genre by a Hugo award-winning critic and historian.
A gripping and moving first-hand account of one woman’s fight to change the world around her
LIN Xiangbei, an ordinary man, gave his heart and soul to his country in the struggle to forge "The New China" and, in the end, to survive was victory
A collection of 21 essays written by transgender and non-binary people in the UK.
An extraordinary hidden history and the story of a WWI war hero and inventor
A nature book, but not quite like any you’ll have read before
Ideas, advice and activities to bring your creativity to life
Dave Pickering tries to explain masculinity, both to you and to himself
The first biography of the cult Scottish band.
A tragicomic memoir about intrusive sexual thoughts
Find Your Purpose. But Don’t Lose Your Mind.
Sometimes we have to lose everything to understand this moment is all we have
A poetic, funny and touching memoir of childhood in the 1970s
The astonishing private and public lives of a maverick Edwardian Egyptologist
The Satanic Panic Of The 1980s – A Memoir And A Mystery Story
A memoir from the co-founder of the charity War Child
A graphic novel about my experience of the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004
A brand new biography of the legendary broadcaster, Huw Wheldon
Leading authority on Brown publishes long-awaited celebration to mark his 300th anniversary