New York, NY

Bio: The Harlow Ophelia Jackson mystery series is set in and around the colorful world of 1920s Harlem. In SPEAKING IS EASY, SPEAKING OF WAR, and SPEAKING OF THE PAST, in between amateur sleuthing, Harlow, her husband David, her Irish NYPD detective lover Declan, and her best friend BB take in shows at the Lafayette Theater, dance the night away at the newly opened Savoy, and stuff their faces at Tillie’s Chicken Shack. This blog explores roaring twenties Harlem and all the music, magic, and mayhem that inspired the series. Enjoy!

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  1. Your book sound very interesting and is set in one of my favorite periods – jazz is in its infancy, the great migration north is swelling and propelling the creativity of Harlem and hope is alive.
    Best wishes to you.


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