- The Book of Harlan
- Apr 2018
- Genre: Historical (fiction or non-ficton)
- Awards Won for book: Author of the Year: 2018 - Bernice L. McFadden
- Book Description:
A southern black family arrives in Harlem, New York during the onset of the jazz era. The son of this family (Harlan) becomes a musician and travels to Paris to perform there during World War 2. Harlan and his musician best friend (Lizard) wind up in a Nazi concentration camp in Germany after Paris falls under Nazi occupation.