Books & Poetry

Military Drones Were Made In London... 100 Years Ago

Military Drones Were Made In London... 100 Years Ago

Drones are a London invention. | By Londonist
20 Forgotten Words From London's Past

20 Forgotten Words From London's Past

The sounds of old London remembered. | By M@
Tube Map Rip-Offs: New Book Exposes The Best And Worst Offenders

Tube Map Rip-Offs: New Book Exposes The Best And Worst Offenders

Prepare to feel nauseous. | By M@
You'll Recognise All Of These Characters From Your Commute

You'll Recognise All Of These Characters From Your Commute

The Percher. The Mover. The Bagbeater. | By Will Noble
London's Lost Rivers Volume 2: Book Sequel Tracks Down Forgotten Waterways

London's Lost Rivers Volume 2: Book Sequel Tracks Down Forgotten Waterways

There's a river in Covent Garden? | By M@
V&A's Alice In Wonderland Exhibition Will Take You Down A Rabbit Hole Into A Magical World

V&A's Alice In Wonderland Exhibition Will Take You Down A Rabbit Hole Into A Magical World

Exhibition designed by 'Tower poppies' creator. | By M@
The Lost River Of London You've Never Heard Of: The Heathwall

The Lost River Of London You've Never Heard Of: The Heathwall

It forms a borough boundary, but is little known. | By M@
Geoff Marshall And Vicki Pipe Are Doing A Special Talk For Kids At London Transport Museum

Geoff Marshall And Vicki Pipe Are Doing A Special Talk For Kids At London Transport Museum

Followed by a book signing. | By Will Noble
A Guide To Occult London

A Guide To Occult London

New map reveals the capital's mystical side. | By M@
12 Captivating Images Of The London Underground In The 1970s

12 Captivating Images Of The London Underground In The 1970s

Lovers, football fans and the down at heel. | By Will Noble
These Astonishing Photos Of Victorian Londoners Will Blow You Away

These Astonishing Photos Of Victorian Londoners Will Blow You Away

Charles Booth's London. | By Will Noble
You'll Barely Recognise East London In These 10 Photos From The 1970s And 80s

You'll Barely Recognise East London In These 10 Photos From The 1970s And 80s

Once Upon a Time in Brick Lane. | By Will Noble
A Brief History Of London In A-Z Maps

A Brief History Of London In A-Z Maps

From John Rocque to the 2012 Games. | By Londonist
We've Written A Book About Drinking In London... And We Reckon You Might Want To Own A Copy

We've Written A Book About Drinking In London... And We Reckon You Might Want To Own A Copy

We give you: Londonist Drinks. | By Will Noble
10 Beguiling Images Of London's Iconic Theatres... Totally Empty

10 Beguiling Images Of London's Iconic Theatres... Totally Empty

The architecture you missed while watching the stage. | By Will Noble
18 Glorious Photos Of London's Lost And Abandoned Underground Stations

18 Glorious Photos Of London's Lost And Abandoned Underground Stations

The magic and mysteries beneath our feet. | By Will Noble
This Beautiful Book Of Illustrations Celebrates Classic London Shopfronts

This Beautiful Book Of Illustrations Celebrates Classic London Shopfronts

Butchers, bakers and bookshops get the watercolour treatment. | By Maire Rose Connor
13 Moquette Patterns You Didn't Know Existed

13 Moquette Patterns You Didn't Know Existed

Londoners have always sat in style. | By Will Noble
Randy Politicians And Breathtakingly Stupid Bets: A Brief History Of London's Members Clubs

Randy Politicians And Breathtakingly Stupid Bets: A Brief History Of London's Members Clubs

300 years of misbehaviour and debauchery. | By Londonist
A Map Of London Bookswaps

A Map Of London Bookswaps

Give a book, take a book. | By M@
8 Derelict London Buildings That Time Forgot

8 Derelict London Buildings That Time Forgot

Still beautiful in decay. | By Will Noble
Murray's: The Louche London Club That Instigated The Profumo Affair

Murray's: The Louche London Club That Instigated The Profumo Affair

Secrets beneath Soho's pavements. | By Londonist
Binge Watching London: New Book Reveals Capital's TV Secrets

Binge Watching London: New Book Reveals Capital's TV Secrets

Fleabag, Sherlock, Doctor Who, Black Mirror... | By M@
5 Utterly Despicable Moments From London's Past, Which Deserve Their Own 'Black Plaque'

5 Utterly Despicable Moments From London's Past, Which Deserve Their Own 'Black Plaque'

Not for the faint-hearted. | By Londonist