Boldwood is an award-winning independent, global fiction publishing house launched in February 2019, with its first titles published in August 2019.

Over the past 12 months the company has published 59 titles, signed 42 authors and sold one million books across the world.

Based on the principles of a true partnership with authors and team members it guarantees global publishing in all formats – ebook, audiobook; digital and physical, and print – on the same publication day across all English language territories.  All the authors are signed on multi-book deals reflecting the Boldwood commitment to building author careers with every title receiving guaranteed paid digital advertising.

We are publishing the very best in commercial fiction across crime and thriller, women’s fiction, romance, historical fiction, saga and reading group fiction.  The list showcases exciting debuts alongside established bestselling authors with both frontlist and backlist.

Founded by a team with over 50 years success in fiction publishing it promises to be innovative but experienced, fearless but responsible, and lots of fun!

 

We are delighted to be the recipient of the Nick Robinson Newcomer of the Year Award at the Independent Publishing Awards 2020.

DO YOU HAVE A TWIST WE WON’T SEE COMING?

We are open for crime and thriller submissions!

If you have written a full-length crime or thriller novel of 70,000 words and above, click below for more details on how you could become a Boldwood author.

Our Latest Books

Christmas at Lock Keeper’s Cottage

Lucy Coleman

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Life After You

Sian O'Gorman

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Missing For Good

Alex Coombs

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Mothers and Daughters

Sian O'Gorman

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My Christmas Number One

Leonie Mack

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Starry Skies Over The Chocolate Pot Cafe

Jessica Redland

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Stuck On You

Portia MacIntosh

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What If?

Shari Low

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What She Saw

Diane Saxon

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Featured Authors

Sian O’Gorman

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Jane Lovering

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Leonie Mack

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Jennifer Bohnet

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Diane Saxon

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Portia MacIntosh

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Jessica Redland

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Alex Coombs

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Shari Low

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Lucy Coleman

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Rosie Clarke

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News from Boldwood Books

On Boldwood’s first publishing birthday the company announces further author acquisitions and team expansion.

Posted on: August 1, 2020

Boldwood is marking one year of publishing on August 1st and by way of celebrating is thrilled to announce the acquisition of three more authors – bringing the total number of writers on the list to 41. In addition they are delighted to welcome two mor …

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Boldwood and Ad Lib announce a new commercial non‐fiction digital‐first venture

Posted on: July 6, 2020

Boldwood Books and Ad Lib (the non-fiction publisher launched in January 2020 by John Blake and Jon Rippon) are delighted to announce a new collaboration to bring commercial non‐fiction swiftly and nimbly to ebook readers. White Hart Books will publish …

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Boldwood announces further author acquisitions and social media initiatives for the stay-at-home economy

Posted on: April 21, 2020

  Boldwood is delighted to announce their most recent author acquisitions – bringing the total number of writers on the list to 38.  From bestselling British women’s fiction writers Jane Lovering and Giselle Green and Australian bestselling contem …

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Boldwood announces further author acquisitions and traditional print programme launch 

Posted on: February 14, 2020

Boldwood announces further author acquisitions and traditional print programme launch  Boldwood is delighted to announce their most recent author acquisitions – bringing the total number of authors on the list to 32. From bestselling women’s fiction wr …

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