William Holden

Biography

William Holden has published more than sixty short stories. His first book, A Twist of Grimm (Lethe Press), was a finalist for a 2010 Lambda Literary Award. His collection of horror stories, Words to Die By (Bold Strokes Books), received second place in the 2012 Rainbow Book Awards. Secret Societies (Bold Strokes Books), his first novel, is a finalist for the 2012 Lambda Literary Award. The Buckish Young Men of Banbury (Bold Strokes Books) was released in January 2013.

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Books

Crimson Souls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,650. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Horror » General
A scorned shadow demon brings a centuries-old vendetta to a bloody end as he assembles the last of the descendants of Harvard’s Secret Court.
The Thief Taker
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,970. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General
Fleeing London, Thomas Newton reaches Paris full of hopes for a new life with Pierre Baptiste. The hopes are quickly shattered. There are unsettling rumors about Pierre's past and very real threats in the present. Arrested on false charges, thrown into a dank prison, Thomas must decide whether he can trust Pierre's help to winning back his freedom.
Words to Die By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,910. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Erotica » Gay Erotica
Delve into the darker side of human nature with these sixteen stories by William Holden. As darkness enters the mind through revenge, jealousy, paranoia, or the uncanny operations of a supernatural force, these stories lead you onto new heights of fear...and arousal.
Secret Societies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
In 1724, Thomas Newton is cast out of his home by his aristocratic father. Desperate to make a new life for himself, he heads to London. Through a string of intimate encounters, he enters the underground world of male-male desire.Soon enough, Thomas meets Margaret Clap, who runs one of the male brothels. Without a child of her own, "Mother Clap" finds herself drawn to Thomas.
The Buckish Young Men of Banbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Gay Erotica
ohn Church, a roaming priest of eighteenth century England, has a problem: He loves men and everyone knows it, from his jealous mentor, his young, eager students, and even his less than adoring wife. Trouble begins to surface when his mentor reassigns John to a small parish in Banbury in hopes of stealing the affections of John's young lover.
Clothed in Flesh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,890. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Horror » General
What do you see when you look into a mirror? Your own reflection or something sinister? You're held captive in a cave by a twisted family of cannibals. How far would you go to save your life and that of your younger sister? The dead are coming back to life to seek revenge on a society that was hell-bent on killing them off when they were alive.

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