‘Trumpeter’ novel tells the story of a transgender musician

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When Joss Moody, a black Scottish trumpeter dies leaving behind a mourning wife and adopted son, their world is rocked when it is discovered the man they knew was actually a woman.

This tale of the ensuing media storm of the news of a transgender trumpeter as well as discovery and journey to self-awareness, forms the plot for the first book by Jackie Kay titled “Trumpeter.” The will be discussed tonight at Charis Books & More’s Queer Literary Fiction Club.

Charis Books & More
7-8:30 p.m.
189 Euclid Ave. NE
Atlanta GA 30307