We’ve teamed up to bring you some amazing prizes! 


2017 has been a great year for History and we want to give something back. We’d also love it if you guys, our followers, readers, listeners and friends would join us in getting behind a fantastic charity – Room to Read.

Room to Read have been doing some incredible work in Asia and Africa – enhancing education opportunities for children and improving literacy.  Whether its providing books, building libraries and schools, and sharing skills – these guys really know what they are talking about.

How to Enter

Check out the prizes below and donate to Room to Read. Share this page, tell your friends, followers & colleagues  – we’ve created a few quick links to make it easy for you to share this page on social media, tap the icons right now to share with your followers instantly!

You could win one of these great prizes
Each book is signed by it’s author. Click on the cover photos to go to the book’s page on Amazon.

Watching War Films With My Dad

Peter & Dan Snow's Treasures of British History

A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived: The Stories in Our Genes

Elizabeth's Bedfellows: An Intimate History of the Queen's Court

Julian of Norwich: A Very Brief History

A Million Years in a Day: A Curious History of Daily Life

Sexuality and its Impact on History: The British Stripped Bare

The War in the West: A New History: Volume 2: The Allies Fight Back 1941-43

Forgotten History: Unbelievable Moments from the past

God’s Traitors: Terror and Faith in Elizabethan England
The Gestapo: The Myth and Reality of Hitler's Secret Police
Gender and Political Culture in Early Modern Europe, 1400─1800



Disputed Earth: Geology and Trench Warfare on the Western Front 1914–18

1666: Plague, War and Hellfire

Fritz and Tommy

Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar

Ardennes 1944: Hitler's Last Gamble

Maids,Wives, Widows:Exploring Early Modern Women's Lives

The Hobbit and History: Companion to The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Victorian Guide to Sex: Desire and Deviance in the 19th Century

Blood and Sand: Suez, Hungary, and Eisenhower's Campaign for Peace

Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond

Bonds of Blood: Gender, Lifecycle and Sacrifice in Aztec Culture

Black and British: A Forgotten History

Michael Faraday and the Electrical Century

The Sugar Barons

The Black Prince of Florence: The Spectacular Life and Treacherous World of Alessandro de’ Medici


Competition Entry Form

The competition is now closed!

Closing date

5pm (GMT) Tuesday 30th January. There are rules. There are no cash alternatives.  Use the form above to enter. Good luck!