Modern-day bustling city USA and Normandy France serve as the backdrops for this classic tale of war and romance. Faith, a journalist in 2020 is thwarted back in time in her dreams by way of a mysterious locket to live the life of a nurse in 1944 just days before D-Day in France.
A chance encounter with a handsome white soldier sparks a forbidden romance during the height of racial tension abroad, unmasking the duality of war for African Americans where they found themselves fighting the battle against the both the enemy and Jim Crow. The story is brought full-circle when the origin of the heirloom is revealed in an unexpected ending tying together both past and present.
The Locket (Paperback)