Bold Strokes Books UK Festival

A Decade Of Words

Ten years ago, a new Nottingham author got in touch to say she'd like to do a reading/signing at Waterstones; could we help her make it happen? A decade later, we're still doing those author readings/signings. It grew from that one weeknight that had been shifted at the last minute and included three authors, to… Continue reading A Decade Of Words


6th Annual Bold Strokes Book Festival, UK: Are You Ready?!

LGBTQ Book Festival at Waterstones, Nottingham June 5th-7th, Sillitoe Room, 4th Floor   Join 13 authors for a weekend of LGBTQ fiction and fun.  Hear readings from current and upcoming works, chat with the authors, join us at two after-parties, and enjoy a lambda literary weekend!    We'll also be hearing pitches for novels on… Continue reading 6th Annual Bold Strokes Book Festival, UK: Are You Ready?!


Bold Strokes Book Festival 2013 Program

Hi everyone! We're looking forward to seeing you June 8th-9th in Nottingham for the 4th Annual Bold Strokes Book Festival. We've got a kick-ass, packed program, with lots of interaction scheduled, lots of good books and readings, and lots of fun in general. Below is the schedule. And remember, if you want to pitch your… Continue reading Bold Strokes Book Festival 2013 Program


Behind the Scenes

So, we're doing lots of good stuff behind the scenes for the Bold Strokes Book Festival in August. Gearing up for an event like this means making lots of decisions--what are we going to use for marketing? How and who are we marking to? What's the best way to get the word out? Where do… Continue reading Behind the Scenes


Bold Strokes Books Author Festival 2012

*Please note: this website is just an offshoot for the UK authors of Bold Strokes Books. For all happenings, authors, and excellent books from Bold Strokes, please go to the primary website* The dates for the 3rd Annual Bold Strokes Books Author Festival, Nottingham UK have been set! Join us on Saturday August 4th and… Continue reading Bold Strokes Books Author Festival 2012