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

The company has published over 300 titles, signed over 90 authors and sold over 8 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 80 years success in fiction publishing, Boldwood is innovative but experienced, fearless but responsible, and lots of fun!

We were delighted to be named Independent Publisher of the Year at the Independent Publishing Awards in 2022. We were also named Publisher of the Year at the RNA Awards in 2021 and were also the recipient of the Nick Robinson Newcomer of the Year Award at the Independent Publishing Awards in 2020.

 

Our Latest Books

Betrayal

Kerry Kaya

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Francesca

Gillian Godden

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Fred and Breakfast

Phoebe MacLeod

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Heartache at Blackberry Farm

Rosie Clarke

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Mistletoe and Magic for the Cornish Midwife

Jo Bartlett

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Murder in Tuscany

T A Williams

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Sinister Stranger at St Bride’s

Debbie Young

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Snowflakes Over Primrose Woods

Jill Steeples

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The 3am Shattered Mum’s Club

Nina Manning

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The Cursed Heir

Heather Atkinson

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The Girl I Used To Be

Debbie Howells

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The Hat Girl’s Heartbreak

Lindsey Hutchinson

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The Sleepover

Keri Beevis

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The Women of Fishers Wharf

Tracy Baines

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Twenty-One Nights in Paris

Leonie Mack

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Warrior and Protector

Peter Gibbons

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Winter Kisses at Roseford Café

Fay Keenan

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From the Boldwood Blog

Falling in Love with location ✨

Falling in Love with location ✨

Gillian Harvey is here to tell us all about writing location and the process of falling in love with where you live all over again. 💫 Happy endings – and then what? When I moved to France in 2009, I really felt that I’d hit the jackpot: I’d stepped away from the daily...

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Introducing… The characters and locations in Thief!

Introducing… The characters and locations in Thief!

Hi everyone, Well it's that time again! The latest episode in The Glass Family isn't short on heart-pounding moments and, if my editor is right may just be the best yet. What a rollercoaster ride this series has been to create - full of characters who, although...

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The Three Loves of Sebastian Cooper film recommendations!

Inspired by her brand new novel The Three Loves of Sebastian Cooper, Zoë Folbigg shares her favourite films featuring funerals!   1 Four Weddings And A Funeral Stop all the clocks… need I say more? 2. My Girl I have never cried as much or as noisily in a cinema as I...

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My Top 5 School Stories by Debbie Young

My Top 5 School Stories by Debbie Young

MY TOP 5 SCHOOL STORIES Although many readers describe the Gemma Lamb Cozy Mysteries as “Enid Blyton’s Malory Towers for grown-ups”, my favourite school stories are quite different from Blyton’s – although I venerate and enjoy hers too! First of all is Anthony...

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The inspiration behind This Is Us by Helen McGinn ✨

The inspiration behind This Is Us by Helen McGinn ✨

Start reading This Is Us now: 🇬🇧 https://amzn.to/3bn1kM1 🇺🇸 https://amzn.to/3bcDliN When I first had the idea for this book there was a particular scene that kept playing over in my mind, that of our protagonist powering through the water. That became the prologue and...

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Zoë Folbigg

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Shari Low & Ross King

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Gillian Harvey

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Debbie Young

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Phoebe MacLeod

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John Nicholl

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Samantha Tonge

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Catherine Coles

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Clare Swatman

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Edie Baylis

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AnneMarie Brear

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Owen Mullen

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Helen McGinn

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Jennifer Bohnet

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Ross Greenwood

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Portia MacIntosh

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Jessica Redland

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Louise Douglas

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News from Boldwood Books

For Boldwood’s third publishing birthday the company welcomes new team member and announces further author acquisitions

Posted on: July 19, 2022

 Boldwood is marking three years of publishing on August 1st, by announcing a new Editorial Director and the acquisition of four more authors – bringing the total number of writers on the list to ninety-one.  Emily Yau has previously worked at both Que …

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Boldwood signs nine more authors

Posted on: June 14, 2022

Boldwood signs nine more authors Boldwood Books has signed nine more authors to its list, including romantic novelists, historians and crime writers, as it expands its talent pool to 86 authors. The press recently picked up the Independent Publisher of …

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Boldwood announces ten more author acquisitions after a successful second year of trading

Posted on: March 11, 2022

Boldwood announces ten more author acquisitions after a successful second year of trading Boldwood is delighted to announce the acquisition of ten more authors – bringing the total number of writers on its list to 77. This comes after a standout second …

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Seven more authors to Boldwood as the company passes the milestone of 5 million copies sold

Posted on: November 24, 2021

Seven more authors to Boldwood as the company passes the milestone of 5 million copies sold Boldwood is delighted to announce the acquisition of seven more authors – bringing the total number of writers on the list to 67. The seven new authors represen …

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