An Intimate History Of Humanity

Theodore Zeldin

An Intimate History Of Humanity

Essential reading for humans.

The Hidden Pleasures of Life

Theodore Zeldin

The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future

Will reveal the autobiography in you.

The Amber Fury

Natalie Haynes

The Amber Fury

Amber Fury - not to be confused with Amber Furries.


  • John Foster

    John Foster

    Psychological Drama

    John Foster teaches screenwriting at the Media School of Bournemouth University, the London School of Film, Media & Performance and the American School at Regent’s College, London. He is visiting lecturer at University . . .
  • John Higgs

    John Higgs


    John Higgs is a writer who specialises in finding previously unsuspected narratives, hidden in obscure corners of our history and culture, which can change the way we see the world. His aim is to write “Like Bill Bryson with a more . . .
  • John McHugo

    John McHugo

    Arab Spring

       John McHugo brings over 40 years’ experience of the region to this book. He graduated in Arabic at Oxford in 1973 then won a research scholarship in Islamic History at the American University in Cairo which was . . .
  • John Paul Flintoff

    John Paul Flintoff

    Conversations That Change Everything

    Former associate editor of the Financial Times, now a writer for the Sunday Times) and faculty member of the School of Life, John Paul's books include Sew Your Own (wonderful, amazing, funny, inspiring, moving & utterly brilliant, they . . .
  • Julian Baggini

    Julian Baggini

    Future You.

    Julian Baggini is the author of several books, including Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind (Granta), Complaint (Profile), The Ego Trick (Granta) and most recently The Shrink and . . .
  • Juliet Russell

    Juliet Russell

    Scratch Orchestra, Vocal Acrobatics, Voices That Move Us.

    A singer, songwriter and vocal coach, Juliet is co-founder of Salon and the award winning Sense of Sound; a music company that creates and produces amazing ways to celebrate singing. She has coached Grammy award winners and X-Factor . . .
  • Justin Hancock

    Justin Hancock

    How To Have Better Sex

      Justin Hancock is a sex educator (nominative determinism innit) and has worked with thousands of young people over the last 14 years in confidential advice spaces, clinics, youth clubs, colleges and schools. He writes . . .
  • Katy Guest

    Katy Guest

    Summer Reading List 2013

    Katy Guest has been the literary editor of the Independent on Sunday for four years, during which time she has been a judge of Fiction Uncovered and Literary Death Match, spoken at the inaugural Shoreditch House Literary Salon . . .
  • Katy Rudd

    Katy Rudd

    Assistant Director - National Theatre

      Katy Rudd Assistant Director   Katy has been recently appointed a Staff Director at the National Theatre and was winner of the Nöel Coward Trainee Director’s Award 2010/11.    Theatre as a . . .
  • Kerry Daynes

    Kerry Daynes

    Is There A Psycho In Your Life?

    Kerry Daynes is a Consultant Chartered Forensic Psychologist and Chartered Scientist. Kerry was one of the first Forensic psychologists to train in an NHS setting; she has since worked with some of Britain's most complex and . . .