I’m thrilled to show you the beautiful, sensual cover for BEHIND THE CURTAIN, out next May!
There’s something about this woman…
On a break between overseas jobs, journalist Asher Gaites returns to his
hometown of Chicago—and allows his friends to persuade him to check out a hot
new singer. At a downtown jazz club, he’s soon transfixed by the lyrical voice
and sensuous body of a woman who performs behind a thin, shimmering veil…
…That could bring a man to his knees.
The veil gives Moroccan-American Laila Barek the anonymity she needs, since
she has never been able to reconcile her family’s values with her passion for
music. But one man is inexplicably drawn to her. And when Asher confronts her
on a subway platform after a gig, he’s shocked to recognize the woman who
walked way from him eight years ago…
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