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 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 . . .
  • Kevin Dutton

    Kevin Dutton

    Wisdom of Psychopaths.

    Professor Kevin Dutton was born in 1967 and is a research psychologist at the University of Oxford.   His first book, Flipnosis - The Art of Split Second Persuasion, first published in 2010 and since translated into 18 languages, . . .
  • Leo Critchley

    Leo Critchley

    Foraging in the City.

    Leo was born and raised in London but always pined for the fresh sea air and wide-open spaces of the south west where he was taken on yearly holidays. Graduating from Christ’s College, Cambridge having switched subjects from Natural . . .