Books

The written word, whether that’s mod reference books, niche books or mod-related fiction. Old classics or new releases, you’ll find them featured here and hopefully, reviewed here too.

A Year In Mod: The 20 most popular Modculture posts of 2016

by Modculture 4 January, 2017

The year has ended and a new one begun. But before we start 2017 proper, we thought it might be a good idea to look back at the past 12 months, courtesy of the 20 most popular posts on the Modculture site. Continue Reading

New mod fiction: Weekend Dancer by Talcott Levy (Old Dog Books)

by Modculture 10 December, 2016

If you are looking for a mid-related stocking filler, look no further than Weekend Dancer by Talcott Levy, which is published by Old Dog Books. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Can You Show Me A Dream – The Ronnie Lane Story by Paolo Hewitt and John Hellier

by Modculture 29 November, 2016

Of course, everyone should own a copy of the All Too Beautiful Steve Marriott biography. Hopefully Can You Show Me A Dream – The Ronnie Lane Story by Paolo Hewitt and John Hellier will be equally as essential. Continue Reading

Kickstarter project: The Jam: The Start to 77 by Ian Snowball and Rick Buckler

by Modculture 21 November, 2016

Another book on The Jam you say? Well, this one is a little different. The Jam: The Start to 77 by Ian Snowball and Rick Buckler is actually a graphic novel. Continue Reading

Ready Steady Girls by Jason Brummell, Ian Snowball and Mark Baxter (Suave Collective Publishing)

by Modculture 17 November, 2016

Claire Mahoney reviews the limited edition Ready Steady Girls book, which is devoted to the women of the mod scene. Continue Reading

Bargain spotting: The Style Council Discographies by Iain Munn

by Modculture 15 November, 2016

What does 99p get you these days? Not a lot, that’s for sure. But it does get you The Style Council Discographies by Iain Munn. Continue Reading

Paul Anderson’s upcoming Mod Art book now on pre-order

by Modculture 14 November, 2016

It isn’t out for some time, but Mod Art by Paul Anderson is already on pre-order at Amazon. Continue Reading

Ready Steady Girls book now available to pre-order at Amazon

by Modculture 7 September, 2016

If you didn’t reserve one via the Kickstarter project to finance the book, you can now pre-order a copy of the Ready Steady Girls book at Amazon. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Jazz Festival: Jim Marshall (Reel Art Press)

by Modculture 1 September, 2016

If you see the name Graham Marsh attached to something, there’s every chance that it is a stylish piece of work. With that in mind, we have high hopes for  Jazz Festival: Jim Marshall, which is heading your way via Reel Art Press. Continue Reading

Coming soon: The Jam – Start! Again by Neil Allen

by Modculture 10 August, 2016

If you love The Jam – and as you’re reading this site there’s a good chance you do – then you might want to pick up The Jam – Start! Again by Neil Allen. Continue Reading