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Cheer Up Love: Adventures in depression with the Crab of Hate


‘HEARTBREAKING AND HEART-WARMING: UNMISSABLE’ Damian Barr, Metro
‘DEEPLY HONEST, SURPRISINGLY HILARIOUS AND UPLIFTING’ The Pool

Susan Calman is a well known comedian and writer who has appeared on countless radio and television programmes. Her solo stand up show, Susan Calman is Convicted, was broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and dealt with subjects like the death penalty, appearance and depression.
The reaction to the show she wrote about mental health was so positive that she wanted to expand on the…

Agent Zigzag: The True Wartime Story of Eddie Chapman: Lover, Traitor, Hero…



One December night in 1942, a Nazi parachutist landed in a Cambridgeshire field. His mission: to sabotage the British war effort. His name was Eddie Chapman, but he would shortly become MI5’s Agent Zigzag. Dashing and louche, courageous and unpredictable, the traitor was a patriot inside, and the villain a hero. The problem for Chapman, his many lovers and his spymasters was knowing who he was. Ben Macintyre weaves together diaries, letters, photographs, memories and top-secret MI5 files to…