At Michael O’Mara Books we specialise in creative and inspired adult non-fiction. Independent, commercial and always on-trend, we are passionate about our books and publish an exciting and varied list – from history and popular science to language; sport and biography to puzzles; gift and humour to craft – that reaches readers across the world.

New Titles

A Short History of the World in 50 Animals

Dr Jacob F. Field


A Short History of the World in 50 Animals provides a new perspective on the grand sweep of our planet’s making, taking readers from the time of the dinosaurs to the time of Dolly, the first cloned mammal….

Dances and Dreams on Diamond Street

Craig Revel Horwood


The debut novel from Strictly’s very own Craig Revel Horwood, this book will make you laugh, make you cry, and everything in between.‘Heartwarming, funny and FAB-U-LOUS!’ Woman magazine____________________…

Our Updates

History Gems: New Podcast by Author Nicola Tallis Unravels Secrets Behind Famous Jewels and Jewellery


A new podcast delving into the history of jewellery by Tudor historian and critically acclaimed author Nicola Tallis is to launch this week.

Michael O’Mara Books to publish Vikas Shah’s Thought Economics interview collection


Michael O’Mara Books is to publish an indispensable collection of interviews and conversations curated from entrepreneur and philanthropist Vikas Shah’s Thought Economics website.