Boldwood is a brand new, independent, global fiction publishing house launched in February 2019, with its first titles published in August 2019.
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!
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From the Boldwood Blog
Love Island. So here I am, a miserable January evening. Publication of my first book for Boldwood, The House by the Sea, is imminent and I need to write a few words to help introduce it to the world. The House by the Sea is about two damaged people, Joe and...
‘Ow bin ya? My name is Lindsey Hutchinson and my tales are about the people of the Black Country during the Victorian/Edwardian eras. I was born and raised in the area and maintain you cannot find a nicer people. Following in my mother’s footsteps (Meg Hutchinson) as...
Of all the things associated with the Principality of Monaco - tax exiles, luxurious yachts, expensive property, the yearly Formula 1 Grand Prix to name but four - a jumble sale does not readily spring to mind. But every year at the beginning of December that is...
So here it is – my first book with the brilliant team at Boldwood! When I was asked to write a blog about the inspiration behind My One Month Marriage, I stared at a blank page for a long time. Actually, I do that a lot. It’s an occupational hazard. As is...
It’s not you, it’s him Whether you love or hate your exes (hopefully you don’t still love them though) you probably learned a lot from them. Not because they were especially smart, but because every experience shapes who we are, and chances are you took something from...
View of South Bay and Old Town from Scarborough Castle Whenever I read reviews for my books, a recurring comment is about the setting. Readers seem to love the fictional North Yorkshire seaside town of Whitsborough Bay. Those who are familiar with the Yorkshire...
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News from Boldwood Books
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 …More
Posted on: October 8, 2019
Boldwood announces further author acquisitions and new PR partnership Boldwood is delighted to announce their next exciting author acquisitions – bringing the total number of authors on the list to 27. This new batch of Boldwood writers range from best …More
Posted on: June 28, 2019
Ulverscroft, the world’s leading publisher of alternative formats, is pleased to announce an exclusive library distribution deal with new London based publisher Boldwood Books, founded by the former CEO of Head of Zeus, Amanda Ridout. Starting from Aug …More
Posted on: June 18, 2019
Boldwood is delighted to announce their first season’s publishing programme with an impressive and wide-ranging line-up of authors. From already established bestselling writers in ebook – Rosie Clarke; Lucy Coleman; Lindsey Hutchinson; Shari Low and Ma …More
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