Everything You Need to Know When You're Going to Prison
After he was released from jail, Carl Cattermole decided to write down everything he'd learnt. Consider this extract from 'Prison: A Survival Guide' your essential primer to getting banged up.
What Actually Happens When a Working-Class Student Applies to Oxbridge
In this extract from "Rife: Twenty-One Stories from Britain's Youth", Olivia Fletcher shares how applying to Cambridge University shattered her fantasy of meritocratic education.
What It's Like Working at a Peep Show While Pregnant
In this extract from "Skint Estate", memoirist Cash Carraway recounts the highs and sticky lows of being a performer in a Soho peep show.
These Two Friends Share Vital Stories About Black Mental Health at Uni
We hear from the co-authors of new #Merky Books release 'Taking Up Space: The Black Girl's Manifesto for Change', and excerpt part of a chapter.
Sex, Lies and Offshore Vehicles: How Russia Became the Country It Is Today
As this extract from Oliver Bullough's book 'Moneyland' makes clear, it is remarkably easy to loot a country providing you are in charge of it.
Here's an Exclusive Chapter from Wiley's 'Eskiboy' Autobiography
The book tells the story of how an east London boy became the godfather of grime. Read chapter 22 on 2001 track "Nicole's Groove" now.
The Surprising Number of Middle-Aged White Men Who Think About Faking Their Own Deaths
In Elizabeth Greenwood's latest book, 'Playing Dead: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud' we learn about the cottage industry that's cropped up around "pseudocide".
My Life Began with David Bowie
An extract from the philosopher Simon Critchley's new book, Bowie.
Simon Critchley, Illustrations: Eric Hanson