I truly believe – #bookreviewer Salute
This is my first time reading a work by Bette Lee Crosby, but it will not be the last. I truly believe she will become one of our most renowned writers of thought provoking historical fiction.
This is a tale of a man of color living in the deep south during a painful part of our history when non-whites were seen as a lower form of being. Passing Through Perfect brings the emotions and acceptance of “what is” to life. The one thing that hit me hard is the realization at just how recent these events were. I would strongly suggest this as reading material for junior or high school students. It would make a wonderfully enlightening addition to any teacher’s curriculum.
Note that while this is technically Book 3, it is not necessary to read the other books in the series prior to this one. In fact, I wasn’t aware it was a part of a series until the end! I found myself thinking I would love to know the story behind another character’s life only to find it had already been written. I can’t wait to go back and read these prior gems.