John Barker, involved many years ago with the Angry Brigade, is working with PM press and trying to publish his novel, Futures, in English. 
Although set in 1987, the financial markets it describes bare striking resemblance to the present financial crisis and might be interesting to some of you. 
They are trying to raise the money, by asking for people to commit money upfront in exchange for a copy of the published book. If you want to know more here is a link to the crowd source website: