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.

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Close to Where the Heart Gives Out

Malcolm Alexander


An immensely heart-warming story of life on the frontline within extreme circumstances. ‘Malcolm Alexander is to GPs what James Herriot is to vets’ – Matt Gaw‘An ode to island life in all its glorious foib…

10 Short Lessons in Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

Peter J. Bentley


'A lucid, balanced and engaging tour of one of the most important phenomena of this century.' – Steven PinkerFrom the face recognition on your smartphone to the management of our global economy, yo…

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NHS Rainbow Colouring Page: ‘Stay Safe and Be Strong’


‘Stay safe and be strong’. An uplifting colouring page from Lulu Mayo.

National Poetry Day at 25: Michael O’Mara Books to launch new poetry podcast


Michael O’Mara Books and Forward Arts Foundation launch new poetry podcast to mark the publication of Tell Me the Truth About Life, in celebration of National Poetry Day’s 25th anniversary.