LEILA COBO, a journalist and former concert pianist, was recently named one of Columbia’s most influential women by the Fuchsia magazine. Her first novel, Tell Me Something True (Grand Central), is the story of two women, a mother and daughter, and the dangerous love affairs that alter their lives. Cobo is the executive director of Latin Content & Programming for Billboard, a frequent contributor to NPR, and the host of the television show “Estudio Billboard.” A native of Cali, Columbia, she lives in Key Biscayne with her husband and children. “The smooth prose and authentic Colombian settings provide a unique spin to familiar territory.” – Publishers Weekly.
LEILA COBO is a confirmed author for the Miami Book Fair International 2009. For more information, click here.
Couresy of the Miami Book Fair International.