Half-Blood Blues

half-blood_bluesEsi Edugyan

This novel about love, loss, jealousy, and forgiveness, starts in 1939 during the Second World War and ends in 1992 after the fall of the Berlin Wall. In this exquisite book, we follow the lives of jazz musicians in Berlin and Paris. Black and white musicians get together for the love of music against a backdrop of violence and bigotry.