ABOUT Steve Piacente

Steve Piacente
Steve Piacente, author of the 2010 novel Bella (, has been a professional writer since graduating from American University in 1976.
He started as a high school sportswriter at the Naples Daily News in Florida, switched to news at the Lakeland Ledger, and eventu More...



A striking widow intent on proving the military lied about her husband’s death lures a Washington journalist into the investigation. Working together, they discover the power of temptation, the futility of revenge, and the consequences of yielding to either.