Portobello Books Ltd

year of pub­li­ca­ti­onISBNauthor(s)title
2005978-1-84627-001-7Nasrin AlaviWe are Iran
2006978-1-84627-002-4Glen NeathThe Outgoing Man
  ''978-1-84627-003-1Nasrin AlaviWe are Iran
2005978-1-84627-004-8Jeremy LeggettHalf Gone: Oil, Gas, Hot Air and the Global Energy Crisis
2006978-1-84627-005-5Jeremy LeggettHalf Gone: Oil, Gas, Hot Air and the Global Energy Crisis
2005978-1-84627-006-2Gina OchsnerPeople I Wanted to be: Stories
2009978-1-84627-007-9Gina OchsnerThe Russian Dreambook of Colour and Flight
2006978-1-84627-008-6   ''People I Wanted to be
2010978-1-84627-009-3   ''The Russian Dreambook of Colour and Flight
978-1-84627-010-9Stuffed and Starved
2008978-1-84627-011-6Raj PatelStuffed and Starved: Markets, Power and the Hidden Battle for the World Food System
2007978-1-84627-014-7James FergussonVitamin Murders: Who Killed Healthy Eating in Britain?
  ''978-1-84627-016-1Bengt OhlssonGregorius
2008978-1-84627-017-8Bengt OhlssonGregorius
  ''978-1-84627-018-5Karl O. KnausgaardA Time to Every Purpose Under Heaven
2009978-1-84627-019-2   ''A Time to Every Purpose Under Heaven
  ''978-1-84627-021-5Patrick TylerA World of Trouble: America in the Middle East
2007978-1-84627-022-2Derek JohnsWintering
2007978-1-84627-023-9Derek JohnsWintering
2008978-1-84627-025-3Aya GodaTao: On the Road and on the Run in Outlaw China
2006978-1-84627-026-0Rafi ZaborI, Wabenzi: A Souvenir
2007978-1-84627-027-7Rafi ZaborI, Wabenzi: A Souvenir
2006978-1-84627-029-1Kevin JacksonFast: A Take-away Journey Through London
2008978-1-84627-030-7Matthew GreenThe Wizard of the Nile: The Hunt for Africa's Most Wanted
2009978-1-84627-031-4Matthew GreenThe Wizard of the Nile: The Hunt for Joseph Kony: The Hunt for Africa's Most Wanted
2007978-1-84627-032-1Roman HalterRoman's Journey
  ''978-1-84627-033-8   ''Roman's Journey
2006978-1-84627-034-5Lorraine AdamsHarbour
  ''978-1-84627-035-2Bill BroadyEternity is Temporary
2007978-1-84627-036-9Bill BroadyEternity is Temporary
  ''978-1-84627-037-6Stephanie Nolen28: Stories of AIDS in Africa
2008978-1-84627-038-3Stephanie Nolen28: Stories of AIDS in Africa
2007978-1-84627-039-0Arkady BabchenkoOne Soldier's War in Chechnya
2008978-1-84627-040-6Arkady BabchenkoOne Soldier's War in Chechnya
  ''978-1-84627-041-3Paul KingsnorthReal England: The Battle Against the Bland
2009978-1-84627-042-0Paul KingsnorthReal England: The Battle Against the Bland
2007978-1-84627-043-7Philippe GrimbertSecret
2012978-1-84627-044-4Philippe GrimbertSecret
2007978-1-84627-046-8Reina JamesThis Time of Dying
2008978-1-84627-047-5Alexander AhndorilDirector
2006978-1-84627-049-9Tony D'SouzaWhiteman
2007978-1-84627-050-5Tony D'SouzaWhiteman
2010978-1-84627-051-2Michal WitkowskiLovetown
2006978-1-84627-053-6Pumla Gobodo-MadikizelaHuman Being Died That Night: Confronting Apartheid's Chief Killer
2006978-1-84627-054-3Verlyn KlinkenborgTimothy's Book: Notes of an English Country Tortoise
2007978-1-84627-055-0Verlyn KlinkenborgTimothy's Book: Notes of an English Country Tortoise
  ''978-1-84627-057-4Jenny ErpenbeckThe Book of Words
2008978-1-84627-058-1Jenny ErpenbeckThe Old Child and the Book of Words
2006978-1-84627-059-8Ivan VladislavicPortrait with Keys: The City of Johannesburg Unlocked
2007978-1-84627-060-4Ivan VladislavicPortrait with Keys: The City of Johannesburg Unlocked
2008978-1-84627-063-5Charlie EnglishThe Snow Tourist
2009978-1-84627-064-2Charlie EnglishThe Snow Tourist
2007978-1-84627-065-9Rahila GuptaEnslaved: The New British Slavery
2008978-1-84627-066-6Rahila GuptaEnslaved: The New British Slavery
  ''978-1-84627-068-0Zina RohanOfficer'S Daughter
  ''978-1-84627-069-7Rose GeorgeThe Big Necessity: Adventures in the World of Human Waste
2009978-1-84627-070-3Rose GeorgeThe Big Necessity: Adventures in the World of Human Waste
2012978-1-84627-071-0Andrea StuartSugar in the Blood: A Family's Story of Slavery and Empire
2010978-1-84627-073-4Kathryn SchulzBeing Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error
2011978-1-84627-074-1Kathryn SchulzBeing Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error: The Meaning of Error in an Age of Certainty
2007978-1-84627-075-8Sarah ChayesThe Punishment of Virtue: Walking the Frontline of the War on Terror with a Woman Who Has Made it Her Home
  ''978-1-84627-076-5Sarah ChayesThe Punishment of Virtue: Walking the Frontline of the War on Terror with a Woman Who Has Made it Her Home
2007978-1-84627-077-2Jonny GlynnSeven Days of Peter Crumb
2008978-1-84627-078-9Jonny GlynnThe Seven Days of Peter Crumb
2007978-1-84627-079-6Chris PalingMinding
2008978-1-84627-082-6Ben FacciniThe Incomplete Husband
  ''978-1-84627-083-3Yasmin Alibhai-BrownThe Settler's Cookbook: A Memoir of Love, Migration and Food
2010978-1-84627-084-0Yasmin Alibhai-BrownThe Settler's Cookbook: Tales of Love, Migration and Food
2007978-1-84627-085-7Mark SloukaThe Visible World
2008978-1-84627-086-4Mark SloukaVisible World
2009978-1-84627-088-8Wojciech TochmanLike Eating a Stone: Surviving the Past in Bosnia
2008978-1-84627-090-1D. T. MaxFamily That Couldn't Sleep: Unravelling a Venetian Medical Mystery
2007978-1-84627-091-8Anne MarsellaRemedy
  ''978-1-84627-094-9Elina HirvonenWhen I Forgot
2012978-1-84627-095-6Elina HirvonenWhen I Forgot
2007978-1-84627-096-3Edna FernandesHoly Warriors: A Journey into the Heart of Indian Fundamentalism
2008978-1-84627-097-0Edna FernandesHoly Warriors: A Journey into the Heart of Indian Fundamentalism
2009978-1-84627-099-4Edna FernandesThe Last Jews of Kerala
2008978-1-84627-101-4Agnes DesartheChez Moi
2009978-1-84627-102-1Agnes DesartheChez Moi
  ''978-1-84627-103-8Tommy WieringaJoe Speedboat
2010978-1-84627-104-5Tommy WieringaJoe Speedboat
2007978-1-84627-105-2Arkady BabchenkoOne Soldier's War in Chechnya
2008978-1-84627-108-3Philip BallThe Sun and Moon Corrupted
2007978-1-84627-115-1Duncan McLarenLooking for Enid: The Mysterious and Inventive Life of Enid Blyton
2008978-1-84627-116-8Duncan McLarenLooking for Enid: The Mysterious and Inventive Life of Enid Blyton
2009978-1-84627-118-2Lily DunnShadowing the Sun
2012978-1-84627-119-9Palash Krishna MehrotraThe Butterfly Generation: A Personal Journey into the Passions and Follies of India's Technicolour Youth
2010978-1-84627-120-5   ''The Butterfly Generation: A Personal Journey into the Passions and Follies of India's Technicolour Youth
2009978-1-84627-121-2David BainbridgeTeenagers: A Natural History
2010978-1-84627-122-9David BainbridgeTeenagers: A Natural History
2008978-1-84627-123-6Kapka KassabovaStreet without a Name: Childhood and Other Misadventures in Bulgaria
2009978-1-84627-124-3Kapka KassabovaA Street without a Name: Childhood and Other Misadventures in Bulgaria
2008978-1-84627-125-0Piers BizonyHow to Build Your Own Spaceship: The Science of Personal Space Travel
2009978-1-84627-127-4Edward HollisThe Secret Lives of Buildings: From the Parthenon to the Vegas Strip in Thirteen Stories
2010978-1-84627-128-1Edward HollisThe Secret Lives of Buildings: From the Parthenon to the Vegas Strip in Thirteen Stories
978-1-84627-129-8The Wizard of the Nile: The Hunt for Africa's Most Wanted
2008978-1-84627-130-4Tony D'SouzaThe Konkans
2009978-1-84627-133-5Laura AlcobaThe Rabbit House
2008978-1-84627-134-2Derek JohnsWakening
2009978-1-84627-136-6   ''Wakening
  ''978-1-84627-138-0Vaclav HavelTo the Castle and Back
  ''978-1-84627-140-3Jo BakerThe Telling
2008978-1-84627-141-0Adriana HunterKick the Animal Out
2009978-1-84627-142-7Veronique (1972-) OvaldeKick the Animal Out
  ''978-1-84627-144-1Alice PungUnpolished Gem: My Mother, My Grandmother and Me
2008978-1-84627-146-5James FergussonThe Vitamin Murders: Who Killed Healthy Eating in Britain?
2009978-1-84627-148-9Glen NeathThe Fat Plan
2009978-1-84627-149-6Gazmend KapllaniA Short Border Handbook
2010978-1-84627-150-2Gazmend KapllaniA Short Border Handbook
2008978-1-84627-151-9Andrew MuellerI Wouldn't Start from Here: The 21st Century And Where It All Went Wrong
  ''978-1-84627-152-6Joe BageantDeer Hunting with Jesus: Guns, Votes, Debt and Delusion in Redneck America
  ''978-1-84627-154-0Richard DowdenAfrica: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles
2009978-1-84627-155-7Richard DowdenAfrica: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles
  ''978-1-84627-156-4Dimitri VerhulstMadame Verona Comes Down the Hill
2010978-1-84627-157-1Dimitri VerhulstMadame Verona Comes Down the Hill
2012978-1-84627-158-8   ''The Misfortunates
2010978-1-84627-161-8Jachym TopolGargling with Tar
2014978-1-84627-163-2Jachym TopolNightwork (Fiction in Translation)
2010978-1-84627-166-3Nicolas DicknerNikolski
2009978-1-84627-168-7Peter SilvertonFilthy English: The How, Why, When and What of Everyday Swearing
2010978-1-84627-169-4Peter SilvertonFilthy English: The How, Why, When and What of Everyday Swearing
  ''978-1-84627-170-0Hella S. HaasseThe Tea Lords
2010978-1-84627-172-4Marieke Van Der PolBride Flight
2011978-1-84627-173-1Marieke Van Der PolBride Flight
2009978-1-84627-174-8Amy StewartGilding the Lily: Inside the Cut Flower Industry
  ''978-1-84627-177-9Sana KrasikovOne More Year
2010978-1-84627-178-6Sana KrasikovOne More Year
2009978-1-84627-181-6Veronique (1972-) OvaldeAnd My See-through Heart
2010978-1-84627-182-3Veronique OvaldeAnd My See-Through Heart
2009978-1-84627-183-0Catherine HallDays of Grace
2010978-1-84627-184-7Catherine HallDays of Grace
2008978-1-84627-185-4Sloane CrosleyI Was Told There'd be Cake
2010978-1-84627-186-1Anouchka GroseNo More Silly Love Songs: A Realist's Guide to Romance
2011978-1-84627-188-5Anouchka GroseNo More Silly Love Songs: A Realist's Guide to Romance
2010978-1-84627-189-2Jenny ErpenbeckVisitation
2011978-1-84627-190-8   ''Visitation
2009978-1-84627-194-6Reina JamesOld Joke
2010978-1-84627-195-3Reina JamesOld Joke
2008978-1-84627-196-0Richard DowdenAfrica: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles
2010978-1-84627-207-3Tiffany MurrayDiamond Star Halo
2011978-1-84627-208-0Tiffany MurrayDiamond Star Halo
2009978-1-84627-211-0Kevin JacksonBite: A Vampire Handbook
2010978-1-84627-213-4Derek JohnsThe Billy Palmer Chronicles
2009978-1-84627-217-2Raj PatelThe Value of Nothing
2011978-1-84627-218-9   ''The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy
2009978-1-84627-219-6Eduardo GaleanoMirrors: Stories of Almost Everyone
2010978-1-84627-220-2Eduardo GaleanoMirrors: Stories of Almost Everyone
  ''978-1-84627-221-9Sara ShiloThe Falafel King is Dead
  ''978-1-84627-225-7Sloane CrosleyHow Did You Get This Number
2011978-1-84627-226-4   ''How Did You Get This Number
2010978-1-84627-229-5Amy SackvilleThe Still Point
  ''978-1-84627-230-1Amy SackvilleThe Still Point
  ''978-1-84627-233-2Chris PalingNimrod's Shadow
2011978-1-84627-234-9   ''Nimrod'S Shadow
2011978-1-84627-235-6Catherine HallThe Proof of Love
  ''978-1-84627-238-7Lorraine AdamsThe Room and the Chair
2010978-1-84627-240-0Deyan EnevCircus Bulgaria
2009978-1-84627-255-4Kurt EichenwaldThe Informant (Film Tie in)
2010978-1-84627-257-8Joe BageantRainbow Pie: A Memoir of Redneck America
2011978-1-84627-258-5   ''Rainbow Pie: A Memoir of Redneck America
2010978-1-84627-261-5Katherine Russell RichDreaming in Hindi: Life in Translation
2013978-1-84627-263-9Rose GeorgeDeep Sea and Foreign Going: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Brings You 90% of Everything
2010978-1-84627-265-3Kevin BloomWays of Staying
2012978-1-84627-267-7David BainbridgeMiddle Age: A Natural History
2011978-1-84627-269-1Jacek Hugo-BaderWhite Fever: A Journey to the Frozen Heart of Siberia
2012978-1-84627-270-7Jacek Hugo-BaderWhite Fever: A Journey to the Frozen Heart of Siberia
2010978-1-84627-271-4Lorenza FoschiniProust's Overcoat
2012978-1-84627-273-8Patrick TylerFortress Israel: The Inside Story of the Military Elite Who Run the Country - and Why They Can't Make Peace
2010978-1-84627-276-9Herta MullerThe Appointment
2011978-1-84627-279-0Jessica KaneThe Report
2012978-1-84627-280-6Jessica Francis KaneThe Report
2011978-1-84627-282-0Julya RabinowichSplithead
  ''978-1-84627-284-4Kapka KassabovaTwelve Minutes of Love: A Tango Story
2012978-1-84627-285-1Kapka KassabovaTwelve Minutes of Love: A Tango Story
2011978-1-84627-286-8Peter HarrisA Just Defiance: The Bombmakers, the Insurgents and a Legendary Treason Trial
2010978-1-84627-290-5Herta MullerThe Appointment
2014978-1-84627-299-8Rose GeorgeDeep Sea and Foreign Going: Inside Shipping, the Invisible Industry That Brings You 90% of Everything
2012978-1-84627-300-1Catherine HallThe Proof of Love
2011978-1-84627-321-6Katharine QuarmbyScapegoat: Why We Are Failing Disabled People
  ''978-1-84627-327-8Kristin KimballThe Dirty Life: A Story of Farming the Land and Falling in Love
2012978-1-84627-328-5Kristin KimballThe Dirty Life: A Story of Farming the Land and Falling in Love
  ''978-1-84627-333-9Ian CobainCruel Britannia: A Secret History of Torture
2013978-1-84627-334-6   ''Cruel Britannia: A Secret History of Torture
2011978-1-84627-376-6Herta MullerThe Appointment
  ''978-1-84627-381-0Jo BakerThe Picture Book
2012978-1-84627-411-4Agnes DesartheThe Foundling
2011978-1-84627-430-5Jonathan SteeleGhosts of Afghanistan: Hard Truths and Foreign Myths
2012978-1-84627-431-2Jonathan SteeleGhosts of Afghanistan: Hard Truths and Foreign Myths
  ''978-1-84627-441-1Craig CollieNagasaki: The Massacre of the Innocent and the Unknowing
2013978-1-84627-442-8Craig CollieNagasaki: The Massacre of the Innocent and the Unknowing
2012978-1-84627-449-7Katherine BooBehind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Slum
2013978-1-84627-451-0Katherine BooBehind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Slum
2014978-1-84627-467-1Dimitri VerhulstChrist's Entry into Brussels
2012978-1-84627-469-5Frances HarrisonStill Counting the Dead: Survivors of Sri Lanka's Hidden War
2013978-1-84627-470-1Frances HarrisonStill Counting the Dead: Survivors of Sri Lanka's Hidden War
2013978-1-84627-479-4Raj PatelStuffed and Starved: From Farm to Fork the Hidden Battle for the World Food System
2012978-1-84627-489-3Ian CobainCruel Britannia: A Secret History of Torture
2014978-1-84627-502-9Jacek Hugo-BaderKolyma Diaries: A Journey into Russia's Haunted Hinterland
2013978-1-84627-508-1Hiromi KawakamiStrange Weather in Tokyo
2014978-1-84627-510-4Hiromi KawakamiStrange Weather in Tokyo
2015978-1-84627-515-9Jenny ErpenbeckThe End of Days
2014978-1-84627-527-2Fabio StassiCharlie Chaplin's Last Dance
  ''978-1-84627-536-4Hubert MingarelliA Meal in Winter
2015978-1-84627-576-0Dan JosefssonThe Strange Case of Thomas Quick: The Swedish Serial Killer and the Psychoanalyst Who Created Him
2016978-1-84627-583-8Ian CobainThe History Thieves: Secrets, Lies and the Shaping of a Modern Nation
2015978-1-84627-586-9Yannis PalaiologosThe 13th Labour of Hercules: Inside the Greek Crisis
  ''978-1-84627-591-3Karl Ove KnausgaardA Time for Everything
  ''978-1-84627-593-7Caroline LucasHonourable Friends?: Parliament and the Fight for Change
  ''978-1-84627-603-3Han KangThe Vegetarian: A Novel
2015978-1-84627-604-0Richard DowdenAfrica: Altered States, Ordinary Miracles
2017978-1-84627-637-8Gary TaubesThe Case Against Sugar
  ''978-1-84627-653-8Pat WilliamsKing Kong - Our Knot of Time and Music: A personal memoir of South Africa's legendary musical