t4w Book Club: Esi Edugyan’s Half Blood Blues

This month our t4w book club is reading Esi Edugyan’s Half Blood Blues


Author photo by Steven Price

This novel was shortlisted for the 2011 Man Booker Prize and the Canadian author has picked up a host of other prizes.

The hero of the tale is a black jazz trumpeter living in pre-war Berlin. His band has been banned by the Nazis on the grounds it is degenerate. Read with us to find out more!