Bio: Carole Bellacera's work has appeared in magazines such as Woman's World, The Star, Endless Vacation and The Washington Post. She is the author of four acclaimed novels published by Tor/Forge Books, the most recent titled UNDERSTUDY. Her new novel, CHOCOLATE ON A STICK, a quirky book about an elderly Appalachian couple on the run from a nursing home in a red Corvette, will be released in trade paperback by Baycrest Books in September 2005.
What happens when an American woman marries a perfectly ordinary Irish professor, hoping to settle down to a tranquil life in Dublin? Answer: A murder. A dilemma. And an abrupt move to Enniskillen, Northern Ireland, where she is thrust into the center of a violent political conflict that threatens to destroy her marriage--and perhaps her life. Contemporary Women's Fiction by Carole Bellacera; originally published by Forge
Leigh Fallon, wife of a Congressman, has everything but what she craves most--love from a man who sees her as more than an attractive ornament. Erik Haukeland, a charismatic Norwegian thirteen years her junior, can read her artist's soul. But Leigh remains true to her twenty-year marriage--until she discovers her husband's affair. Turning to Erik for solace, she destroys her marriage, estranges her children--and ultimately discovers hidden strength and courage. Contemporary Women's Fiction by Ca... more info>>
Devin O'Keefe is an Irish rock-n-roll singer with a tragic past whose message is non-violence. But his heritage from "the Troubles" in Northern Ireland is about to catch up with him. American Fonda Blayne, assigned to photograph Devin's American tour, falls in love with the singer. Neither of them could have realized the very real dangers they'll have to face together. Contemporary women's fiction by Carole Bellacera; originally published by Forge