Blood and Veil: A Novella
Marjory Kaptanoglu, author
Murder, romance, and the discovery of the true nature of her high-powered patron disrupt the life of a sheltered courtesan. Set in an alternate history world in which women have no rights, Blood and Veil tells the story of beautiful, cultured Gabrielle, who lives and works at a house of courtesans. After uncovering evidence that her patron has committed murder, she plots to bring him down by allying herself with a secret society of wives who will use any means to avenge the wrongs against them.