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Perfect Peace

Title

Perfect Peace

Authors

Daniel Black

Publisher

St. Martin's Griffin

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780312571658

Pages

341 pages

Genre

historical

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

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

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

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Family Formation

single mother

Keywords

sexuality; family; gender identity; love; Black South

Diversity Impact

direct

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