Author Rebecca Walker on lost love, identity and Donald Trump

Richelle Harrison Plesse speaks to best-selling author Rebecca Walker as her début novel "Adé: A Love Story" hits bookshelves in France. It’s a heart-wrenching tale of a powerful, life-altering love that transcends cultures and continents. An ode to a man Walker once loved, the book is her first piece of autobiographical fiction, after she rose to fame with her memoir "Black, White and Jewish".

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Walker opens up about biracial identity, "Adé" getting the Hollywood treatment (pop icon Madonna is set to direct the film version) and why she’s "horrified" by US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

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