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Bernice L. McFadden

Bernice L. McFadden is a critically acclaimed African-American author. She has written nine novels including Sugar, The Warmest December, Gathering of Waters (a New York Times Editors’ Choice and one of the 100 Notable Books of 2012), Glorious, which was featured in O, The Oprah Magazine and was a finalist for the NAACP Image Award, and most recently, The Book of Harlan. She is a three time Hurston/Wright Legacy Award finalist, as well as the recipient of three awards from the BCALA. McFadden lives in Brooklyn, New York.


Bernice L. McFadden on Front Row, Radio 4

Bernice and Samira AhmedListen to Bernice L. McFadden being interviewed by Samira Ahmed on BBC Radio 4, Front Row. The two discuss Bernice’s new novel The Book of Harlan, the Black Holocaust, and the Harlem Renaissance. Check the link here to the image above to listen in, tune in from 6:21 http://bbc.in/2dvZjda

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