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|A Pocket for Corduroy - Book Review|
Launa Stout, BellaOnline's Children's Books Editor
The adventure begins when he hops off the chair in search of something for a pocket. Continued adventures of Corduroy and Lisa.
|3 in 1 A Picture of God|
Lyn Sedmina, BellaOnline's Christian Literature Editor
We take many concepts in Christianity in faith without ever really thinking about them. There are those who question everything, or who truly do not understand theological issues such as the Trinity. How DO you explain the Trinity, especially to children, and ensure they grasp the issue?
|GLBC Dinner 2015|
Candace Walker, BellaOnline's Gospel and Christian Music Editor
The Georgia Legislative Black Caucus Dinner honors Atlanta talent.
|High Fighter review|
Morley Seaver, BellaOnline's Heavy Metal / Hard Rock Editor
Review of the debut EP from High Fighter
|Lord Loss by Darren Shan Review|
Justin D. Davis, BellaOnline's Horror Literature Editor
On first appearance, Grubitsch “Grubbs” Grady seems like your typical teenager; he rebels against his parents, fights with his sister, succumbs to peer pressure, and struggles with a horrific family curse. We look at author Darren Shan´s first book of the "Demonata" series.
|On Literary Writing – Having a Theme|
Ije Kanu, BellaOnline's Literary Fiction Editor
So you desire to write a book. You have a story line in place. You have your characters in mind, and you even have an idea about how your book is going to end. The question is – what exactly do you want to communicate to your readers? Read on to find out more!
|A Luring Murder Review|
Edie Dykeman, BellaOnline's Mystery Books Editor
Homicide detective Catherine O'Brien and her husband are on vacation in a remote area of Minnesota when a local small town sheriff asks for help in solving a murder. Reluctantly, Catherine agrees to help and experiences unexpected results.
|The Caged Bird by Maya Angelou|
Karena Andrusyshyn, BellaOnline's Poetry Editor
This article is a close reading and analysis of Maya Angelou's poem The Caged Bird
|Awards for Romance Fiction|
Val Kovalin, BellaOnline's Romance Novels Editor
Are you curious what book awards exist to recognize excellence in writing romance novels?
|Apocalyptic Subgenre |
Evelyn Rainey, BellaOnline's SF/Fantasy Books Editor
An explanation of Apocalyptic subgenre and a list of the top books in that field
|Easy Bake Coven Book Review|
Karen Hancock, BellaOnline's Suspense / Thriller Books Editor
The first book in the Easy Bake Coven series finds Selene Warren learning that she is a half-elf and actually belongs in the world of fae, which is full of all kinds of supernatural creatures.
|A Shadow of a Smile Book Review|
Jeanette Stingley, BellaOnline's Women's Lit Editor
What I really loved about reading this story is the emotion that is conveyed throughout. When Meredith feels shocked, you feel her shock. When Meredith feels heartbroken, you feel heartbroken.
E D I T O R R E C O M M E N D E D |
Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers is set in medieval Brittany and features Ismae, a seventeen year-old peasant girl turned assassin who must pose as the mistress of principled knight Duvall in a secretive land of supernatural visions and imminent invasion by the hated French.
How to Write Sexy Descriptions and Sex Scenes
by Val Kovalin, your BellaOnline editor for the Romance Novels and Fiction Writing sites. This is for writers of erotic romance fiction (M/F and M/M). Part 1 gives writing advice. Part 2 shows how to write sexy descriptions about the human body from head to toe. Part 3 discusses male-male romance fiction, and Part 4 details the common elements of a sex scene.