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New Voices

Proudly supporting independent authors since 2017

Check out some of our featured books from our library below!


 Our Top 5 New Voices in Non-Fiction

When Your Life Depends On It by Brad Borkan

When Your Life Depends On  It 

Brad Borkan


Decision making lessons from the Antarctic.

Tuning Up by David Meikle

Tuning Up 

David Meikle


Improving performances and reducing stress in advertising.

The Vegan Lifestyle Journal by Sadie Jade

The Vegan  Lifestyle  Journal

Sadie Jade

Feel confident to become an ethical vegan.

Fabulous Female Musicians by Sammy Stein

Fabulous Female  Musicians 

Sammy Stein


Interviews with  remarkable  female musicians.

The Rolling Lap by Patricia Abbott

The Rolling





101 things you  don't know about stock

car racing.

 Our Top 5 New Voices in Children's

Puddle Creatures by Ray Hopkinson

Puddle Creatures 

Ray Hopkinson


Embark on a  mesmerising  journey with

the Puddle Creatures.

Grans Guide to Good Guts by Hazel Gaydon

Gran's Guide to Good Guts

Hazel Gaydon


Eating healthily with my friend, Mikey!

I Like Being a River by Gary Milsom

I Like Being a River

Gary Milsom

The story of Splish the rain drop and his journey to the sea.

The Secret of the Shallows by Gloria Barnett

The Secrets of the Shallows

Gloria Barnett


A cli-fi children's novel of adventures in the wild.

Pocket and Patch Go Bike-About by Harry and Margaret Elson

Pocket and Patch

H & M Elson


Pocket and Patch are two young koalas who want an  adventure.

 Our Top 5 New Voices in True Stories

My Leukaemia Fight by Jake Andrade

My Leukaemia  Fight  

Jake Andrade


The story of Jake's six-year journey  with AML.

Pirate of the Airwaves by Roger "Twiggy" Day

Pirate of the Airwaves

Roger Day


The true story of The Boat That Rocked.

Through Autistic Eyes by Nicky Collins

Through Autistic Eyes

Nicky Collins

A collection of  stories from  autistic women.

Our Para by Roger Haycock

Our Para

Roger Haycock


Behind the enemy lines in France during 1944 with the SAS.

The Haunted Clock by Derek French

The Haunted  Clock




A collection

of true  paranormal short stories.

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 Our Top 5 New Voices in Fantasy

Leaping Beauty by Rebecca Fox

Leaping Beauty Rebecca Fox


The princess who jumped out a window.

The Petticoat Pirate by C.R. Pugh

The Petticoat  Pirate C.R. Pugh


She was 15 when her father was murdered by pirate  hunters.

Sentinals Justice by Helen Garraway

Sentinals Justice

Helen Garraway

The third book in the saga of  Remargaren.

Dawn of a Demon by Christine Schulz

Dawn of a  Demon      Christine Schulz


A memory-  warping drug is destroying the city.

Wishbone by Jo Cox


Jo Cox


Be careful what you  wish for...

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