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Prince Henry

Paperback, 14/06/2016, £6.50

Jacob's New Dress

Hardback, 01/03/2014, £16.99

Queer: A Collection of LGBTQ Writing from Ancient Times to Yesterday

Hardback, 21/01/2021, £25.00
100 of the finest stories celebrating LGBTQI love, selected by award-winning translator Frank Wynne.

Times I Knew I Was Gay: A Graphic Memoir

Paperback, 16/07/2020, £14.99
A tender and funny graphic memoir about coming out, identity and love by an exciting emerging artist

Brown Baby: A Memoir of Race, Family and Home

Hardback, 04/02/2021, £16.99
Brown Baby is a powerful exploration of fatherhood, grief, racism and hope. It is also a love letter to the author's daughters that is as heartbreakingly tender as it is funny and relatable.

Love is an Ex-Country

Hardback, 02/02/2021, £14.99
Queer. Muslim. Arab American. A proudly Fat woman. Randa Jarrar is all these things. In this provocative memoir of a cross-country road trip, she explores how to claim joy in an unravelling and hostile world.

Sexuality: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 04/02/2021, £13.99
From the dream team creators of Queer: A Graphic History and Gender: A Graphic Guide.

Origins of AIDS

Paperback, 21/01/2021, £19.99
It is now forty years since the discovery of AIDS, but its origins continue to puzzle doctors and scientists. In this updated edition of his acclaimed book, Jacques Pepin traces the origins and amplification of AIDS, and describes the events that transformed a chimpanzee virus into a global pandemic.

Fueled by Fire: Becoming a Woman of Courage, Faith and Influence

Paperback, 03/11/2020, £11.99
Women today are expected to multitask, and meanwhile, Satan tells them they are not good enough, not successful enough, and not capable of making a difference. In Fueled by Fire, Staci Wallace refutes those lies and inspires women through Scripture, and through her own stories, to believe that, with God, they can take on and win any battle they face.


Paperback, 19/11/2015, £6.50

Princess Penny and the Pea

Paperback, 28/11/2016, £6.50

Becoming: The No. 1 International Bestseller

Paperback, 02/03/2021, £12.99

Unfinished Business: The Fight for Women's Rights

Hardback, 23/10/2020, £25.00
This book, which accompanies a bold and forward-facing British Library exhibition, presents the history of women's rights in sixteen diverse and timely essays.

The Rise and Decline of Patriarchal Systems: An Intersectional Political Economy

Paperback, 16/02/2021, £19.99
A major new work of feminism from the MacArthur Award-winning economist

Elegy for Mary Turner: An Illustrated Account of a Lynching

Paperback, 16/03/2021, £14.99
A lyrical and haunting depiction of American racial violence and lynching, evoked through stunning full-color artwork.

Tomorrow Sex Will Be Good Again: Women and Desire in the Age of Consent

Hardback, 26/11/2020, £10.99
A provocative, elegantly written analysis of female desire, consent, and sexuality in the age of MeToo

Taking A Long Look: Essays on Culture, Literature and Feminism in Our Time

Hardback, 26/11/2020, £16.99
One of our most vital and incisive writers on literature, feminism, and knowing one's self

The Futures of Feminism

Paperback, 02/03/2021, £19.99
This book makes the case for an inclusive form of socialist feminism that puts multiply disadvantaged women at its heart. It moves feminism beyond contemporary disputes, including those between some feminists and some trans women. Its combination of accessibility, new thinking and academic rigour will make it attractive to a wide market. -- .

Black Resistance to British Policing

Paperback, 01/05/2021, £11.99
Using a decade of activist research, this book offers a radical analysis of grassroots black resistance to policing in twenty-first-century Britain. -- .

Bordering Britain: Law, Race and Empire

Paperback, 06/04/2021, £11.99
(B)ordering Britain argues that Britain is the spoils of empire, its immigration law is colonial violence and irregular immigration is anti-colonial resistance. -- .

Me, Not You: The Trouble with Mainstream Feminism

Paperback, 06/04/2021, £8.99
Phipps argues that the mainstream movement against sexual violence embodies a political whiteness which both reflects its demographics and limits its revolutionary potential. -- .

The Pan-African Pantheon: Prophets, Poets, and Philosophers

Paperback, 02/03/2021, £25.00
This book presents a series of sketches of lives, thought and impact of thirty-seven individuals in relation to Pan-Africanism. Offering overviews of movements, groups, and detailed biographies, the chapters provide insights into the individuals who have animated the 'Pan-African Pantheon'. -- .

Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China

Paperback, 27/04/2021, £9.99
How the Feminist Five and the rise of China's feminist movement are challenging China's authoritarian government

Bland Fanatics: Liberals, Race and Empire

Paperback, 28/07/2021, £9.99
One of the most acclaimed essayists writing today on the political hysteria plaguing the West

We're Here Because You Were There : Immigration and the End of Empire

Hardback, 28/10/2020, £20.00
How citizens became immigrants: Britain's failure to create a post-imperial nation.

What We Don't Talk About: Sex and the Mess of Life

Paperback, 11/05/2021, £10.99
A searing indictment of modern sexual politics.

Feminist Antifascism: Counterpublics of the Common

Paperback, 06/07/2021, £16.99
An incisive theoretical manifesto arguing that feminism is the only route to an antifascist global future.

Abolition Geography: Essays Towards Liberation

Hardback, 29/06/2021, £16.99
First collection of writings from one of the foremost contemporary critical thinkers on racism, geography and incarceration.

Full Surrogacy Now: Feminism Against Family

Paperback, 31/08/2021, £10.99
In order to become ethically acceptable, surrogacy must change beyond recognition - but we need more surrogacy, not less!

Sylvia Pankhurst: Sexual Politics and Political Activism

Paperback, 27/07/2021, £16.99
An extraordinary political biography of English suffragist, feminist, and socialist Sylvia Pankhurst.

Silence is Not An Option: You can impact the world for change

Paperback, 07/04/2022, £9.99
Silence is NOT an option - use your voice for change. This book will empower you to navigate your world and help to create a more positive society.

Beyond Slavery and Abolition: Black British Writing, c.1770-1830

Paperback, 11/06/2020, £22.99
By extending our view of early black British writing beyond traditional questions of slavery and abolition, Ryan Hanley places black agency at the heart of a new social and cultural history of Georgian Britain. Combining historical research and literary analysis, he shows how black writers helped to make British society.

How to Argue With a Racist: History, Science, Race and Reality

Paperback, 04/02/2021, £8.99
The Sunday Times bestselling manifesto for a twenty-first century understanding of human evolution and variation - and a weapon against scientific racism

Jews Don't Count

Hardback, 04/02/2021, £9.99
How identity politics failed one particular identity. 'a must read and if you think YOU don't need to read it, that's just the clue to know you do.' SARAH SILVERMAN 'a masterpiece.' STEPHEN FRY

Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation

Hardback, 04/02/2021, £18.99
In her groundbreaking and essential debut Three Mothers, Anna Malaika Tubbs celebrates Black motherhood by telling the story of the three women who raised and shaped some of America's most pivotal heroes: Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin.

Raceless: In Search of Family, Identity, and the Truth About Where I Belong

Hardback, 18/02/2021, £18.99
A stunning family memoir by journalist Georgina Lawton, exploring race, identity and the devasting effect of long-held secrets on a happy family.

What is Race? Who are Racists? Why Does Skin Colour Matter? And Other Big Questions

Paperback, 23/07/2020, £9.99
An important and timely book on race and racism, encouraging children to think for themselves about the issues involved

What Happened to You?

Paperback, 01/04/2021, £6.99
But as usual, one after the other, all the children ask him the same question they always ask, "What happened to you?" Understandably Joe gets increasingly cross! Until finally the penny drops and the children realise that it's a question Joe just doesn't want to answer...

The Beautiful Struggle

Paperback, 04/02/2021, £8.99

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Paperback, 07/02/2021, £5.99

African Europeans: An Untold History

Hardback, 29/10/2020, £20.00

Our Bodies, Their Battlefield: What War Does to Women

Paperback, 15/04/2021, £9.99
SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION 2020 A Times and Sunday Times Best Book of 2020 'A wake-up call ... These women's stories will make you weep, and then rage at the world's indifference.' Amal Clooney

A Girl's Guide to Being Awesome: Empowering Advice for Teenage Life

Paperback, 10/09/2020, £9.99
Let's face it: growing up is confusing. This book is here to act as your go-to guide on everything from social media to sexting and from body image to self-esteem. Acting as your personal cheerleader, this book will teach you everything you need to navigate your teens with sass and style.

Unequal Childhoods: Class, Race, and Family Life

Paperback, 20/09/2011, £25.00
Class does make a difference in the lives and futures of American children. Drawing on observations of black and white middle-class, working-class, and poor families, this title explores this fact, offering a picture of childhood. It focuses on the frenetic families managing their children's hectic schedules of 'leisure' activities.
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