Melanie Brown's debut novel Beauty Behind The Mask, is a magical story based on her past life memories of living in the 13th century as a healer always hiding her true self for fear of being condemned as a witch. a man she comes to despise and that man has been arranged to marry her when she comes of age. her heart lye's with his half brother Julius. death, poverty and starvation and disease are rife, secrets hidden, outlaws and fights, tales to be told. the memories where small fragments like shattered glass to I linked them together with fantasy, passion and the heart.