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Half blood blues

Author: Esi Edugyan
Publisher: London : Serpent's Tail, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wanneer aan het begin van de Tweede Wereldoorlog een band naar Parijs reist om er hun jazzalbum op te nemen, wordt de zwarte hoornist met de Duitse nationaliteit al gauw gearresteerd.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Romans (teksten)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Esi Edugyan
ISBN: 9781846687754 1846687756 9781847656568 1847656560
OCLC Number: 705236745
Awards: Man Booker shortlist 2011.
Description: 343 p. ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Esi Edugyan.

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"Packs a powerful emotional punch... Fine writing, subtle characterisation and a convincing portrayal of place and period mark out this engaging first work, reminiscent of early VS Naipaul' - Read more...

 
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