Bold Strokes Books

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Bold Strokes Books offers a diverse collection of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer fiction. BSB genre fiction includes all romance sub-genres as well as action, adventure, crime, mystery/intrigue, and speculative fiction. BSB Victory (Lesbian) and Liberty (GBT) Editions include literary and popular general fiction exploring the LGBT experience in its many forms. BSB Matinee Books are all about romances: focused reads presenting passion, sexual attraction, and compelling connections in a tightly written, engaging package. Our Young Adult line, BSB Soliloquy, spans all genres and features a protagonist aged 14-18. BSB HeatStroke offers erotica for every pleasure while BSB Impressions, our digital-first line, presents cutting-edge stories in all genres.

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Fury's Bridge
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
What if your life depended on someone who didn’t believe in your existence?
The Sniper's Kiss
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The power of a kiss: it can swell your heart with splendor, declare abject submission, and sometimes blow your brains out.
Love in Disaster
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In New Orleans for a conference, exhausted English professor Kit Kelly has been going through the motions in just about every regard for some time now. A chance encounter with Teddy, a local chef, stirs an enthusiasm for life she hasn’t felt in a long time, but news of an impending hurricane threatens to disrupt what they’ve just begun.
Divided Nation, United Hearts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In a nation torn in two by a most uncivil war, can love conquer the divide?
Worthy of Trust and Confidence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,410. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
FBI Special Agent Ryan O’Connor is about to discover the hard way that when you can only handle one type of answer to a question, it really is better not to ask.
Sins of Our Fathers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,770. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Solving gruesome murder cases is only one of Elizabeth Campbell’s challenges; another is her growing attraction to the female detective who is hell-bent on keeping her client in prison.
Lightning Strikes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When Parker Duncan and Sydney Hyatt’s one-night stand turns to more, both women must fight demons past and present to cling to the relationship neither of them thought she wanted.
A Careful Heart
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Travis Gaines and Stephen Davis are as close as two best friends can be. Born less than a month apart, they grew up as neighbors in a small northern New Hampshire town. After college, they make their way together to Boston, craving the excitement and fast pace of New England’s biggest city. As they get their bearings in Boston, Travis falls hard for Benson, a senior executive.
Troop 18
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,180. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Charged with uncovering the destructive secret that a troop of RCMP cadets has been hiding, Andy must put aside her worries about Kate and uncover the conspiracy before it’s too late.
Secret Hearts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kip Kensington's past follows her into Jordan Rice’s carefully constructed world, disrupting Jordan’s orderly life and threatening to uncover all the secrets she's guarded as closely as her heart.
Love Down Under
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,690. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Erotic
Wylie loves Amarina, but if Amarina isn’t out, can their relationship last?
Worms of Sin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,820. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A haunted mental asylum turned drug treatment facility exposes supernatural detective Finn M’Coul to an outbreak of murderous insanity, a strange parasite, and ghosts that seek sex with the living.
Becoming You
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Airlie Porter has a secret. A deep, dark, destructive secret that threatens to engulf her if she can’t find the courage to face who she really is and who she really wants to be with.
The Impasse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,320. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A horse packing excursion into the Montana Wilderness becomes an adventure of terrifying proportions for Miles and ten women on an outfitter led trip.
Crescent City Confidential
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,480. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When romance and danger are in the air, writer Sam Torres learns the Big Easy is anything but.
Amounting to Nothing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,330. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When mounted police officer Billie Mitchell steps in to save beautiful murder witness Merissa Karr, worlds collide on the rough city streets of Tacoma, Washington.
Wishing on a Dream
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Tobin Parks has been described as a cross between Janice Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Joan Baez, Reba McIntyre, and a little bit of Elvis thrown in for balance. Kiersten Bradley is riding the wave of her dream. Can two women change everything for the chance at love?
Privacy Glass
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
As Nash Wiley entered the elegant Savannah Victorian and scanned the room she had one thought: This is one gay wedding that could really get out of hand. Only a lesbian would think it was a good idea to ask her long time ex to be maid of honor and then let Ms. Ex offer up a toast after drinking way too much white wine.
Birthright
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
When spies bring news that a swordswoman imprisoned in a neighboring kingdom bears the Royal mark, Princess Kathryn sets out to rescue Aiden, true heir to the Belstaff throne.
The Right Kind of Wrong
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Bartender Quinn Burke is happy with her life as a playgirl until she realizes she can’t fight her feelings any longer for her best friend, bookstore owner Grace Everett.
Escape: Exodus Book Three
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,530. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Aboard the Exodus ship Pathfinder, President Thea Tylio still holds Caya Lindemay, a clairvoyant changer, in protective custody, which has devastating consequences endangering their relationship and the entire Exodus mission.
The Butterfly Whisperer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,190. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Reunited after ten years, can Jordan and Sophie heal the past and rediscover love or will differing desires keep them apart?
She Wolf
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
When the hunter becomes the hunted, more than love might be lost.
Into Thin Air
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,870. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When her girlfriend disappears, Hannah Lewis discovers her world isn’t as orderly as she thought it was.
Training Op
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Erotica » Lesbian Erotica
A national gathering of federal agents leads to a surprising, and sexy, turn of events when two women who helped each other survive training share a room and discover their feelings go way beyond the boundaries of friendship.
Staying Power
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Erotica » Lesbian Erotica
A young farmhand has a hard time convincing her older and very sexy boss she's serious about getting involved with her until one sunny summer day she finds her boss alone in the barn and takes matters into her own hands.
Buried Heart
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,770. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When Drew Chambliss meets Cicely Jones, her buried past finds its way to the surface—will they survive its discovery or will their chance at love turn to dust?
Raging at the Stars
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,920. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
When the unbelievable theories start revealing themselves as truths, can you trust in the ones who have conspired against you from the start?
Genuine Gold
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,470. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
New York, 1952. Outlaw Cantor Gold is thrown back into her honky-tonk Coney Island past, where crime and passion simmer in a neon glare.
The Devil's Due
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,880. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Cain and Emma Casey are awaiting the birth of their third child, but as always in Cain’s world, there are new and old enemies to face in post Katrina-ravaged New Orleans.
Smothered and Covered
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The last person Nash Wiley expects to bump into over a two a.m. breakfast at Waffle House is her college crush, decked out in a curve-hugging law enforcement uniform.
A Quiet Death
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,210. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When the body of a young Pakistani girl is found out on the moors, the investigation leaves Detective Sanne Jensen facing an ordeal she may not survive.
Night Voice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,890. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When talk show host Sable finally acknowledges her risqué radio relationship with a mysterious caller, she welcomes a real relationship with local tradeswoman Riley Burke.
Widows of the Sun-Moon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,060. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
With immortality now out of their grasp, the gods of Calamity fight amongst themselves, egged on by the mad goddess they thought they’d left behind.
Two Souls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,530. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Can love blossom in the wake of tragedy?Abigail Eliot is a brilliant naturalist whose entire life is dedicated to her work. When she meets an earnest doctor, Norah Stratton who’s new to San Francisco, they start an unlikely friendship. When the 1906 earthquake and fire strike, they’re both caught up in the event in very different ways.
The Grim Reaper's Calling Card
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Katsuro Tanaka begins investigating the disappearance of a young nurse, he discovers more missing persons, and they all have one thing in common: The Grim Reaper Tarot Card
Rank
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Rank means nothing to the heart, but the Air Force isn’t as impartial. Every airman learns that rank has its privileges. What about love?
Never Enough
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,980. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Can two women put aside their pasts to find love before it’s too late?
Love on Call
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ex-Army medic Glenn Archer and recent LA transplant Mariana Mateo fight their mutual desire in the face of past losses as they work together in the Rivers Community Hospital ER.
Lone Ranger
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,440. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Reporter Emma Ferguson stirs up a thirty-year-old mystery that threatens Park Ranger Carter West’s family and jeopardizes any hope for a relationship between the two women.
Gravity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,970. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
How can Ellie Engebretsen, Olympic ski jumping hopeful with her eye on the gold, soar through the air when all she feels like doing is falling hard for Kate Moreau, her greatest competitor and the girl of her dreams?
Death by Cocktail Straw
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
She just wanted to meet girls, but an outing at the local lesbian bar goes comically off the rails, landing Nash Wiley and her best pal in the ER.
Cash Braddock
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,400. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Cash Braddock just wants to hang with her cat, fall in love, and deal drugs. What’s the problem with that?
By the Dark of Her Eyes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
When Brenna Taylor inherits a decrepit property haunted by tormented ghosts, Alejandra Santana must not only restore Brenna’s house and property but also save her soul.
A Palette for Love
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,400. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When newly minted Ph.D. Chloé Devereaux returns to New Orleans, she doesn’t expect her new job, and her powerful employer—Amelia Winters—to be so appealing.
21 Questions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
To find love, start by asking the right questions.
Without Justice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,100. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Cade Kelly and Emily Sinclair must battle each other in the pursuit of justice, but can they fight their undeniable attraction outside the walls of the courtroom?
Tartarus
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,220. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Echidna, Mother of all Monsters escapes from Tartarus and into the modern world, only an Olympian has the power to oppose her.
Swelter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,560. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Teal Giovanni’s mistake shines an unwanted spotlight on a small Texas ranch where August Reese is secluded until she can testify against a powerful drug kingpin.
Steel and Promise
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,560. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Lady Nivrai’s cruel desires and modified body make most of the galaxy fear her, but courtesan Cailyn Derys soon discovers the real monsters are the ones without the claws.
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