Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Michael Smith

A new and handsomely illustrated translation of the Arthurian mediaeval masterpiece.

161% funded

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Not Speaking

Norma Clarke

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

74% funded

The Undiscovered Country

Aidan McQuade

'Why should people care about a murder during war time?' Two men attempt to solve the killing of a young boy during the Irish War of Independence in 1920.

83% funded

Eileen: The Making of Orwell

Sylvia Topp

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.

101% funded

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The Life of Death

Lucy Booth

A dark compelling tale in which Death makes a pact with the Devil.

111% funded

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A Small Fiction

James & Jefferson Miller

A Small Fiction is an illustrated collection of 150 tiny stories, each told in 140 characters or less.

187% funded

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Crushed Mexican Spiders

Tibor Fischer

Dark, clever, funny: two new stories from a modern master

105% funded

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26 Treasures

John Simmons

An illustrated anthology in which 26 writers respond to 26 treasures in 4 museums, using only 62 words

118% funded

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Conversations With Spirits

E O Higgins

The story of a dissipated genius in a borrowed hat and coat

105% funded

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The Wake

Paul Kingsnorth

A post-apocalyptic novel set in 1066

116% funded

Published

Springfield Road

Salena Godden

A poetic, funny and touching memoir of childhood in the 1970s

113% funded

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The House of Fiction

Phyllis Richardson

A cultural exploration of British houses in fiction

110% funded

Published

How Freakin' Zeitgeist Are You?

Murray Lachlan Young

Here it is at last – all my poetry collected in one place. Oh, and some illustrations too

146% funded

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The Private Life of the Diary

Sally Bayley

From Pepys to Tweets: a history of the diary as an art form

113% funded

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Versailles

Yannick Hill

An epic novel about identity in the internet age

104% funded

Published

The Half Life of Joshua Jones

Danny Scheinmann

A genre-busting novel about love, death and self-discovery from the best-selling author of Random Acts of Heroic Love

108% funded

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First Light

Erica Wagner

An anthology celebrating the life of author Alan Garner

126% funded

Published

The Private Life of Lord Byron

Antony Peattie

The first book to explore Byron's eating disorder, his father hunger and his rationale – Anorexia Heroica

100% funded

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The Serendipity Foundation

Sam Smit

Terrorism with a social conscience, a debut novel

139% funded

Published

A Country of Refuge

Lucy Popescu

An Anthology of Writing on Asylum Seekers from Britain and Ireland's Finest Voices edited

123% funded

Published

Seas of Snow

Kerensa Jennings

A psychological thriller that explores whether evil is born or made

112% funded

Published

Narcissism For Beginners

Martine McDonagh

Formerly 'Things We Can't Undo' - Sonny was five when he last saw his mother. At 21, he sets off on a journey to find her.

107% funded

Published

The Story of John Nightly

Tot Taylor

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

111% funded

Published

Midland

James Flint

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

100% funded

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Dazzling The Gods

Tom Vowler

A brother returns from exile to stir up the past. A widower observes his daughter blossoming amid the carnage of war. A short story collection

102% funded

Published

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

Mister Woodreeve's Reflection

Robert Bluck

Can the secrets be unravelled if they share the impossible things they have seen?

101% funded

Published

The Glorious Dead

Tim Atkinson

A story of love, war and betrayal among the ruins of Ypres - a WW1 tale with a twist

103% funded

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The Optimist

Sophie Kipner

A delusional girl’s very misguided search for love

111% funded

Published