Welcome to Bold Strokes Books

Bold Strokes Books offers a diverse collection of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer general and genre fiction. BSB genre fiction includes all romance sub-genres as well as action, adventure, crime, mystery/intrigue, and speculative fic (sci-fi/fantasy/horror).

BSB Victory (Lesbian) and Liberty (GBT) Editions include literary and popular general fiction as well as non-fiction that explore the LGBTQ experience in its many forms. Maverick Books features m/m romance with an emphasis on the developing love relationship.

Our Young Adult (14-18) Soliloquy books and New Adult (18-25) feature stories within all fiction genres that delve into questions of identity, gender, sexuality, self-esteem, peer relationships, ethics, and life issues. HeatStroke offers erotica for every pleasure.

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New in Lesbian Fiction

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A Spark of Heavenly Fire
by Kathleen Knowles
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Never Too Late
by Julie Blair
Criminal Gold
by Ann Aptaker
Twisted Echoes
by Sheri Lewis Wohl
by Kris Bryant
Because of You
by Julie Cannon
The Job
by Jove Belle
Making Time
by C.J. Harte
The Acquittal
by Anne Laughlin
An American Queer
by Lee Lynch
Stick McLaughlin
by CF Frizzell
by Rebekah Weatherspoon
Taken by Storm
by Kim Baldwin

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by Richard Natale
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by Eric Andrews-Katz
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by Sawyer Caine
Calvin's Head
by David Swatling
Murder in the Arts District
by Greg Herren
Rise of the Thing Down Below
by Daniel W. Kelly

New & Featured in Young Adult Fiction

The Melody of Light
by M.L. Rice
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by Juliann Rich
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by Greg Herren
Everything Changes
by Samantha Hale
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by Nora Olsen
Bottled Up Secret
by Brian McNamara