DIVerse Families
 
Perfect Peace

Title

Perfect Peace

Authors

Daniel Black

Publisher

St. Martin's Griffin

Pages

341 pages

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780312571658

Genre

historical

Topic

Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Single parent; Transgender; Androgyny; Gender noncomformity; single mother; transgender child; boy to girl, gender fluid; feminine characteristics; girls who dress as boys

Annotation

After Perfect Peace's mother reveals that Perfect was born a boy, made into a girl and now must learn to be a boy again, his life goes out of control and his family is forced to question everything they thought they knew.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

single mother

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Keywords

sexuality; family; gender identity; love; Black South

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

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