Half-blood blues / Esi Edugyan.

The aftermath of the fall of Paris, 1940. Hieronymous Falk, a rising star on the cabaret scene, was arrested in a cafe and never heard from again. He was twenty years old. He was a German citizen. And he was black. Fifty years later, Sid, Hiero's bandmate and the only witness that day, is going back...

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Main Author: Edugyan, Esi.
Published: Toronto : Thomas Allen Publisher, c2011.
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Summary: The aftermath of the fall of Paris, 1940. Hieronymous Falk, a rising star on the cabaret scene, was arrested in a cafe and never heard from again. He was twenty years old. He was a German citizen. And he was black. Fifty years later, Sid, Hiero's bandmate and the only witness that day, is going back to Berlin.
Physical Description: 311 p. ; 22 cm.
Language: English
Awards: Governor General's Literary Award Finalist (Fiction) 2011
Giller Prize Winner 2011
Giller Prize Finalist 2011
Canada Reads Finalist 2014
ISBN: 9780887627415 (pbk.)