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Perfect Peace

(2010)
A novel by

 
 
The heartbreaking portrait of a large, rural southern family's attempt to grapple with their mother's desperate decision to make her newborn son into the daughter she will never have

When the seventh child of the Peace family, named Perfect, turns eight, her mother Emma Jean tells her bewildered daughter, 'You was born a boy. I made you a girl. But that ain't what you was supposed to be. So, from now on, you gon' be a boy. It'll be a little strange at first, but you'll get used to it, and this'll be over after while.' From this point forward, his life becomes a bizarre kaleidoscope of events. Meanwhile, the Peace family is forced to question everything they thought they knew about gender, sexuality, unconditional love, and fulfillment.

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Hardback Editions

March 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: Perfect Peace: A Novel
Author(s): Daniel Black
ISBN: 0-312-58267-6 / 978-0-312-58267-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
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Paperback Editions

December 2011 : USA Paperback
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Title: Perfect Peace: A Novel
Author(s): Daniel Black
ISBN: 0-312-57165-8 / 978-0-312-57165-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
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Audio Editions

June 2016 : Audio CD
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Title: Perfect Peace
Author(s): Daniel Black
ISBN: 1-5159-5831-0 / 978-1-5159-5831-4
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June 2016 : Audio CD

Title: Perfect Peace: A Novel
Author(s): Daniel Black
ISBN: 1-5159-0831-3 / 978-1-5159-0831-9
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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June 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Perfect Peace: A Novel
Author(s): Daniel Black
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon   


June 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Perfect Peace: A Novel
Author(s): Daniel Black
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

March 2010 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Perfect Peace: A Novel
Author(s): Daniel Black
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA