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Eclectic Reader Challenge - Half Blood Blues by Esi Edugyan

Genre: Historical Fiction, War

Narrative Style: First person moving between present and 2nd world war

Rating: 4/5

Published: 2011

Format: Paperback

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Half Blood Blues – Esi Edugyan

Folks think a lifetime is a thing stretched out over years. It ain’t. It can happen quick as a match in a dark room.

Nazi-occupied Paris, 1940. 722 more words

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October 2015

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Half Blood Blues

Compelling story line and characters, black jazz musicians who return to the haunts of their youthful days in Nazi Europe, marred by the writer’s insistence on using an annoying form of incomprehensible slang amongst her characters