Those Who Eat Like Crocodiles

Laura Fitzgerald

A powerful memoir that explores an outrageous public health initiative and an unlikely love story

91% funded

From Crimea with Love

Jason Salkey

A memoir from the actor who played Rifleman Harris on Sharpe's Rifles

74% funded

GIRL, UNWIRED

Hattie Gladwell

The good, the bad, the uncontrollable and the ugly. The realities of mental illness - and everything that comes with it.

118% funded

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The Things That Happen to Those Who Live

Elitsa Dermendzhiyska

15 master storytellers and Rory Bremner on the struggles that shaped them

128% funded

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Dishonourable Member

Nathaniel Tapley

Explosive diaries from Britain's most bulbous MP

63% funded

One Hundred and Fifty-Two Days

Giles Paley-Phillips

A unique semi-autobiographical novella written in verse that looks at the impact on a teenager whose mother is terminally ill

149% funded

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Life Drawing: A Life Under Lights

Jessica Martin

A graphic novel memoir about life as an actress, singer and artist in the big city

105% funded

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Stranger In My Heart

Mary Monro

Retracing her father’s heroic escape across China in World War Two leads his daughter on a gripping voyage of discovery about him, China and, inevitably, herself.

112% funded

Published

Apple Island Wife: Escape to Tasmania

Fiona Stocker

What happens when you move to Tasmania on a hunch, with a husband who aspires to be an alpaca whisperer and a feral cockerel? Can you cook the cockerel for dinner, or has it got rigor mortis?

100% funded

Published

The Tango Effect

Kate Swindlehurst

Parkinson’s and the healing power of dance

104% funded

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Notes From Africa

Jenny Cathcart

Notes From Africa, a musical journey around the continent in the company of Senegalese superstar, Youssou N’Dour

105% funded

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Your Life As I Knew It

Anna Cosslett

The highs and lows of family life, as a mother pieces together the effects and possible causes of her son's fairly severe autism.

31% funded

Not Speaking

Norma Clarke

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

101% funded

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Small Hours

Grace Helmer

A graphic novel about death, dating, and drawing set over a London summer.

13% funded

The Year of the Badger

Molly Burkett & Seth Burkett

What happens when an orphaned wild badger becomes part of the family? A collection of tales about running a wildlife rehabilitation centre.

1% funded

This Queer Angel

Elaine Chambers

A nurse's battle against the UK Government after she was sacked from the army for being a lesbian

133% funded

Published

Incandescent

Paul Simpson

Cult Liverpool musician Paul Simpson’s memoir of a life less ordinary.

53% funded

21 Miles

Jessica Hepburn

Swimming in search of the meaning of motherhood

105% funded

Published

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

175% funded

Published

Merry Midwinter

Gillian Monks

The new old ways to reclaim Christmas

105% funded

Published

Unladylike: A Grrl's Guide to Wrestling

Heather Bandenburg

Unladylike is the first book written about feminism and wrestling - it follows one unlikely woman's journey to becoming an infamous masked wrestler, and honestly retells the life lessons grappling teaches her on the way.

103% funded

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Unfuckwithable

Katie, aka TinderInYour30s

A memoir about the pitfalls of dating in your thirties

5% funded