April 2007 (Issue 278)

 

COVER STORY

 KAREN ROBARDS
From writing in the office ladies' room to raking in awards, Robards continues to shine in any genre.

THE NEW INSPIRATIONAL
Christian fiction gives mainstream readers a reason to rejoice.

 

FEATURES

BIBLICAL BEAUTIES
These intriguing historical novels are based on obscure biblical stories of fascinating women.
CHARITABLE AUTHORS
Learn how purchasing a book can help support these authors' favorite causes.
AND THE SURVEY SAYS ...
Fill out our survey and help shape the future of RT BOOKreviews and the women's fiction market.
SUMMER SAMPLER
A look at the big beach books scheduled for June, July and August.
AMERICAN TITLE III FINALE
Vote for best love scene and select the winner of this year's competition.

CLUBHOUSE: Author Spotlights  and News

Nancy Martin
How Pittsburgh became Philadelphia in her Blackbird sisters series.
Elizabeth Guest
Suzanne Simmons turns to vampires with a new series and a new pseudonym.
Samantha Graves
C.J. Barry's alter ego unleashed.
Louise Bagshawe
'80s big-hair era influences her latest.
Sally Koslow
A former McCall's editor sheds light on the magazine industry in her debut novel.
Anna DeStefano
Does father know best where there's love?
Jessica Andersen
An undercover agent tries to look like Miss Congeniality.

FAN FORUM: Reader Columns

Under the Covers
Series Rap Sheet
Book Sleuth
Paperback Roundup
Travel Spot
Contest
Quips and Queries

PROS ON PROSE

NOVELIST'S BOOT CAMP
A paragraph-by-paragraph guide to polishing your novel.
WRITING WORKSHOP
How to create extraordinary secondary characters who add life and interest to your story.
THE LOTUS CIRCLE
Ellora's Cave is on the prowl for writers of psychic and metaphysical fiction for its new imprint.
INSPIRING TIPS
Inspirational authors offer tips for writing in this expanding market.

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